Record numbers of nursing students as pandemic inspires next generation

The latest data on university admissions published by UCAS shows record numbers of students accepted places to study nursing and midwifery in England this year.

The final figures from this year’s admission cycle show there were 29,740 acceptances to nursing and midwifery courses in England, 6,110 more than last year and an increase of over a quarter (26%). This year, 23% (6,770) of acceptances were from students aged 35 years and older, a 43% increase on last year. To find out more about the admissions click here.

A reminder that NSAR delivers external quality assurance (EQA) service for Adult Care Apprenticeship Standards. IfATE recognises NSAR’s ability to manage multiple EQA schemes including Digital, Logistics & Freight, Rail, Screen, and EQA Services, ensuring end point assessments are compliant with employer wishes within the Adult Care industry.

For more information regarding our work in Adult Care Apprenticeship Standards, click here.