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Higher Education: Admissions

Volume 488: debated on Tuesday 3 March 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills how many people resident in Manchester, Withington constituency were admitted to universities in England in 2008. (258921)

In the 2007/08 academic year 1,760 students were admitted to English Higher Education Institutions from Manchester Withington parliamentary constituency. This figure covers entrants to higher education courses of all levels and modes and has been rounded to the nearest five. This figure has been taken from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) student record and is based on a standard registration population.

Figures for the 2008/09 academic year will be available in January 2010.

To ask the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills how many residents of the city of Newcastle upon Tyne enrolled in higher education institutions on a (a) full-time and (b) part-time basis in (i) 1997, (ii) 2002 and (iii) 2008. (259689)

The latest available information is shown in the following table. Figures for the 2008/09 academic year will be available in January 2010.

Enrolments1 from Newcastle Upon Tyne local authority by mode of study UK higher education institutions—academic years 1997/98, 2002/03 and 2007/08

Full-time

Part-time

1997/98

3,730

3,335

2002/03

4,370

3,230

2007/08

4,765

3,455

1 Covers enrolments on all levels of study.

Note:

Figures are on a snapshot basis as at 1 December and are rounded to the nearest five.

Source:

Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)

To ask the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills how many (a) home and EU full-time students, (b) overseas non-EU full-time students and (c) home and EU part-time students enrolled at higher education institutions in the city of Newcastle upon Tyne in (i) 1997, (ii) 2002 and (iii) 2008. (259690)

The latest available information is shown in the following table. Figures for the 2008/09 academic year will be available in January 2010.

Enrolments at the university of Northumbria and the university of Newcastle by domicile and mode of study: UK higher education institutions—academic years 1997/98, 2002/03 and 2007/08

Institution

Domicile

Mode

1997/98

2002/03

2007/08

University of Northumbria

UK

Full-time

11,975

13,690

15,425

Part-time

5,520

6,685

6,925

EU

Full-time

940

755

700

Part-time

75

190

165

Non-EU

Full-time

990

1,655

2,780

Part-time

80

260

935

University of Newcastle

UK

Full-time

10,185

12,135

14,145

Part-time

3,800

2,200

1,355

EU

Full-time

710

745

955

Part-time

60

135

110

Non-EU

Full-time

1,135

1,955

2,280

Part-time

150

195

100

Note:

Figures are on a snapshot basis as at 1 December and have been rounded to the nearest five.

Source:

Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)