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Overseas Students: English Language

Volume 507: debated on Monday 8 March 2010

To ask the Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills if he will estimate the number of overseas students in universities in academic year 2009-10 who had previously attended an English language school in the UK. (321315)

Information on the number of foreign students in universities in 2009/10 who had previously attended an English language school is not held centrally.

In the 2008/09 academic year, there were 117,660 non-UK EU enrolments and 251,310 non-EU enrolments at UK higher education institutions.