Number of new applicants registered July 1 through May 18 for each year since 2010–11
Cumulative number of new applicants registered by day for each year since 2018–19
Each season starts on July 1 and ends the following June 30.
Number of applicants with new doctoral degrees registering each season
The height of the bar for each season is the number of applicants registered during that season who expect to receive a doctoral degree in the calendar year of the second half of the season. Each season starts on July 1 and ends the following June 30. (For seasons before 2018–19, our data are incomplete.) Note that the current season is still in progress.