HE statistics app for tablets and phones

LATEST UPDATE: November 2015 - bug fixes and addition of Push notifications

The free HESA app for Android and iOS contains data about the UK Higher Education sector. Useful for HE professionals, policy makers, the press, and anyone else with an interest in higher education.

Get the free app for your device:



  • UK and national (England, Wales, Scotland, NI) stats
  • HE provider level data
  • Student numbers by level, mode and domicile
  • Staff numbers by activity and mode of employment
  • Leavers' destinations by level
  • Income and expenditure data

New features

  • Optimised for tablet or phone
  • 5 year time series
  • Compare up to 5 HE providers on tablet device (or 3 on a phone)
  • Data updated automatically - no need to re-install
  • Optional push notifications

Screenshot - UK total figures


Screenshot - compare HE providers