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Huge rise in unconditional university offers for students | BBC News


There has been a huge rise in the number of unconditional offers being made to students for university places, admissions service Ucas says.

The total made to 18-year-olds from England, Northern Ireland, and Wales has risen by 65,930 over the past five years – from 2,985 in 2013 to 67,915 in 2018.

This means nearly a quarter (23%) of applicants received such an offer.

The government said the figures pointed to a “bums on seats” mentality.

Read the full story on the BBC website: Huge rise in unconditional university offers for students | BBC News

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