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Women More Likely to Go to University

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According to recently released numbers, women in the UK are more likely to attend university as compared to men. This is the widest reported gender gap in the UK.

This past autumn a record number of 532,300 students began courses in British universities according to the UCAS admissions service.

On the other hand, UK wide variations of  university attendance depending on regional factors.

For instance, young people in the capital or 40% more likely to go to university as compared to those in other parts of England.

The chief of the UCA, Mary Curnuck Cook said that poor white males in the United Kingdom should now be a focus of outreach efforts.

Their newly released numbers from UCA show a complete picture of university applications for those starting courses in autumn of this year. Compared to the previous year this is a 3% increase.