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Section highlightThe Gender-based Violence, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence (Wales) Bill
The Bill aims to improve the Public Sector response in Wales to gender-based violence, domestic abuse and sexual violence.
Legislative programme 2013 - 2014 »
The First Minister detailed the 8 bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the 3rd year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update - June 2014
Our pipeline provides visibility of infrastructure investment activity across Wales.
1st Supplementary Budget 2014-15 »
The 1st Supplementary Budget proposes a number of changes to the Final Budget for 2014-15, which was published in December 2013.Learn more »
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Universities and Colleges Admission Service (UCAS) statistics
This bulletin is based on statistics produced by the Universities and Colleges Admission Service (UCAS). It contains summary information on applicants, through UCAS, accepted to full-time degree and HND courses at UK universities and colleges. It includes information on accepted applicants at Welsh institutions and Welsh domiciled applicants accepted at UK institutions.
- There were 25,511 applicants accepted by Welsh institutions. This was a six per cent increase compared with 2012, and 38 per cent higher than in 2000.
- There were 19,663 accepted Welsh domiciled applicants to UK institutions, a two per cent increase on 2012, and 30 per cent higher than in 2000.
- The number of accepted Welsh domiciled applicants to English institutions increased by one per cent, the fifth consecutive year there had been an increase.
- 48 per cent of all applicants accepted by Welsh institutions were from Wales. This was one percentage point lower than in 2012.
- The number of accepted applicants from non-UK countries to Welsh institutions increased by six per cent, compared with the 2012 cycle.
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