UCAS Undergraduate timetable of data and analysis

We publish a wide range of undergraduate statistics and analysis reports throughout the year, for use across the education sector and beyond.

Key releases across the cycle

  • Reports on higher education applicant statistics after each of the three main UCAS deadlines.
  • Acceptance data on SQA and A level results days.
  • End of Cycle reports on trends and patterns across entire cycles.
  • End of Cycle data sets and resources.

Key publication information

  • Additions or changes to this timetable may be made for operational reasons.
  • Analysis note publications are not timetabled and are released throughout the cycle.

Take a look at the tables below for detailed information and timings.

Table of release dates for UCAS Undergraduate 2017 cycle

Publication date Cycle/scheme Data reference date Type of release Scope
27 October 2016 (Thurs) 2017/UCAS 15 October deadline Summary deadline applicant analysis Applicants to October deadline courses only. Summary analysis by applicant and provider country group
2 February 2017 (Thurs) 2017/UCAS 15 January deadline  Applicant statistics as of 15 January deadline (all courses) Series of detailed analysis tables of applicants at the January deadline covering applicant age, sex, country, and subject
2 February 2017 (Thurs) 2017/UCAS 15 January deadline  UK application rates analysis report Analysis of trends in application rates by country, sex, and background 
6 April 2017 (Thurs) 2017/UCAS 24 March deadline Applicant statistics as of 24 March deadline (all courses) Series of detailed analysis tables of applicants at the March deadline covering applicant age, sex, country, and subject.
13 July 2017 (Thurs) 2017/UCAS 30 June deadline Applicant statistics as of 30 June deadline (all courses) Series of detailed analysis tables of applicants at the June deadline covering applicant age, sex, country, and subject.
8 August 2017 (SQA results day, Tues) 2017/UCAS 8 August 2017 (SQA results day) Daily Clearing analysis Daily Clearing Analysis for SQA results day compared to SQA results day in previous cycles.
17 August 2017 (A level results day, Thurs) 2017/UCAS 17 August 2017 (A level results day) Daily Clearing analysis Daily Clearing analysis for A level results day, compared to A level results day in previous cycles.
14 December 2017 (Thurs) 2017/UCAS End of cycle UCAS end of cycle analysis report 2017 A detailed analysis report covering the entire 2017 cycle. Covers acceptance, offer, and entry rates and differences by background.
14-15 December 2017  2017/UCAS End of cycle UCAS end of cycle data resources – scheme-level Series of analysis reference tables and data sets for the 2017 cycle (scheme-level outputs) .
25 January 2018 2017/UCAS End of cycle (2017 cycle) End of cycle provider-level application data Final application and acceptance figures for the 2017 cycle, by provider.