EU falls further and non-EU “static” in October applications

The total number of applications made via the admissions service by international applicants has fallen 4%, from 22,730 for the 2021 entry to 21,820 this year – indicative of a similar small drop in statistics from July. The 16% drop from students from Europe is...

non-EU UCAS applications up 56%, EU down 9%

EU numbers had already dropped from 26,440 in 2019. The 9% non-EU rise saw Malaysia increasing by 33% up to 2,230 placed applicants, the US up 33% to 2,160, and Nigeria up 40% to 840. Overall numbers in 2019 stood at 33,630 and in 2020 34,310, statistics show. The...

17% rise non-EU uni applications

While non-EU international student applications leaped to a record 85,610, those from within the EU have decreased to 26,010, marking a decline of 40%. “The UK government and universities must continue to demonstrate how much they value European students” Applications...

Non-EU tuition revenue to fall 10% in England, says Office for Students

However, English higher education is “in reasonable financial shape”, and the impacts of coronavirus on university finances are “not as severe as first feared”, the OfS outlined in a report. England’s total non-EU student tuition hit £6.0 billion in 2019-20 – an...

Glasgow to offset non-EU international student travel

As part of a new target for carbon neutrality by 2030, the institution will pay to offset one return journey a year for every student from outside Europe. “There’s a clear demand from students and staff that we go further and faster” Offsetting is one way the...