Recent trends in higher education applications and acceptances

Abbott, Andrew James and Leslie, Derek (2004) Recent trends in higher education applications and acceptances. Education Economics, 12 (1). pp. 67-86. ISSN 0964-5292

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Abstract

Using a data‐set published by the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service, patterns of demand and supply for higher education courses from 1996/97 to 1999/2000 are analysed. Most universities saw a fall in applications and enrolments following the introduction of tuition fees, although this effect varies across institutions and regions of the UK. A model of applications and acceptances is developed and tested. Applications are sensitive to institutional reputation and location of a university within the UK. Acceptances depend on teaching funding per head and the number of funded places each institution is given.

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Education Economics
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12 Feb 2020 12:40
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