Spending on education is falling, and the ramifications are being felt now, and will be felt for many years if it is not increased.
The marginally better performance of boys at A-level is already being attributed to “tougher” exams.
Since the admission cap was lifted in 2015, universities have been able to accept as many students as they see fit.
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It also ignores the fact that academics regularly mark work from other universities.
The statement implies that critics of the admissions process are disregarding evidence.