To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science (1) what is the number of home students currently in higher education, both full-time and sandwich students other than postgraduates in Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom as a whole;(2) what is the number of full-time home postgraduate students studying at levels beyond first degree in Scotland, England, Wales, Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom as a whole.
The information is as follows.
|Home students in higher education in the United Kingdom by country of study and level of courses, 1987–88|
|Country of study||Postgraduate||First degree and other higher education||Total|
Country of study
First degree and other higher education
1 Data for students in higher education outside universities relate to 1986–87·
Source: Education Statistics for the United Kingdom, 1989 edition (HMSO).