To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science whether he will publish a table showing how many students from China have studied at British (a) universities and (b) polytechnics in each of the last five years; and what subjects such students have been studying.
The number of students from China studying at institutions in Great Britain is provided in the following table. Information on the subjects such students studied is not available.
|Students from China at institutions in Great Britain|
|Academic year beginning in||1982||1983||1984||1985||1986|
|Polytechnics and Colleges||41||27||48||77||117|