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Over 500,000 started university courses in 2014

The number of people going to university in the UK has risen to more than 500,000 for the first time.

Young women are now much more likely to enter higher education than men.

However, there are big regional differences in how many 18-year-olds are attending university.

Sarah-Jane Bungay has been looking at the figures.

  • 19 Dec 2014
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