More Students Apply to Study Medicine
More students apply to study medicine.
A record number of 23,710 students have applied to study medicine at UK universities next September.
New figures from the admissions service Ucas show a 6% increase in the number of people applying for a degree in medicine, compared to last year.
The deadline for applications to begin medicine, as well as dentistry and veterinary science courses, next autumn, was 15 October.
This was also the deadline for students to apply to Oxford and Cambridge.
Ucas figures show that 18,500 applicants are from the four countries of the UK – up 5% on last year.
Source : bbc