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Students in Higher Education 2015/16

Release date: 1 February 2017

This product contains detailed analysis of the student dataset that we collect. This includes breakdowns by subject of study, level of study, mode of study, age, sex, ethnicity, disability, domicile and much more. Other tables provide a comprehensive look at the qualifications obtained by students at all levels.

  • Table A: HE students by level of study and mode of study
  •  Table B: HE students by mode of study, sex and domicile
  •  Table C: Postgraduate students by level of study, mode of study, sex and domicile
  •  Table D: Undergraduate students by level of study, mode of study, sex and domicile
  •  Table E: Percentage of HE students by subject area, level of study and mode of study
  •  Table F: Percentage of HE students by subject area, mode of study, sex and domicile
  •  Table G: Percentage of first year UK domiciled postgraduate students by age and mode of study
  •  Table H: Percentage of first year UK domiciled undergraduate students by age, level of study and mode of study
  •  Table I: Percentage of first year UK domiciled ethnic minority HE students by level of study and mode of study
  •  Table J: UK domiciled undergraduate students of known ethnicity by subject area and ethnicity
  •  Table K: HE qualifications obtained by mode of study, domicile and level of qualification
  •  Table L: First degree qualifiers by mode of qualification obtained, domicile, sex and class of first degree
  •  Table M: First degree qualifiers in non-clinical subject areas awarded first or upper second class honours as a percentage of classified degrees
  •  Table N: Full-time UK domiciled undergraduate students by level of study, region of domicile and region of HE provider
  •  Table O: HE students studying wholly overseas by region of provision, type of activity and level of provision
  •  Table P: HE students studying wholly overseas by location (top 20 countries) and level of provision
  •  Table 1: HE students by HE provider, level of study, mode of study and domicile
  • Table 2: HE students FTE by HE provider and level of study
  • Table 3: HE students by HE provider, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4a: Full-time postgraduate students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4b: Full-time first degree students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4c: Full-time other undergraduate students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4d: Part-time postgraduate students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4e: Part-time first degree students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4f: Part-time other undergraduate students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 4g: HE students by subject of study, sex, age group, disability status and ethnicity
  • Table 5a: Full-time HE students by subject of study, level of study, domicile and sex
  • Table 5b: Part-time HE students by subject of study, level of study, domicile and sex
  • Table 6: First year UK domiciled HE students by subject of study, mode of study, level of study and highest qualification on entry
  • Table 7a: Full-time postgraduate UK domiciled students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 7b: Full-time first degree UK domiciled students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 7c: Full-time other undergraduate UK domiciled students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 7d: Part-time postgraduate UK domiciled students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 7e: Part-time first degree UK domiciled students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 7f: Part-time other undergraduate UK domiciled students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 7g: UK domiciled HE students by county/unitary authority of domicile and region of HE provider
  • Table 8: Non-UK domiciled HE students by country of domicile, location of HE provider and level of study
  • Table 9: Undergraduate sandwich course students by subject of study, level of study and sex
  • Table 10a: Full-time postgraduate students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10b: Full-time first degree students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10c: Full-time other undergraduate students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10d: Part-time postgraduate students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10e: Part-time first degree students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10f: Part-time other undergraduate students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10g: Postgraduate students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10h: First degree students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10i: Other undergraduate students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 10j: HE students by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 11a: HE students by HE provider, mode of study, level of study and domicile
  • Table 11b: First year HE students by HE provider, mode of study, level of study and domicile
  • Table 12: HE students by HE provider, first year identifier, level of study, mode of study and sex
  •  Table 13: UK domiciled HE students by level of study, sex, mode of study, first year identifier and ethnicity
  •  Table 14: First year UK domiciled HE students by level of study, sex, mode of study and disability
  • Table 15: HE qualifications obtained by HE provider, level of qualification and class of first degree
  •  Table 16: HE qualifications obtained by subject of study, level of qualification and class of first degree
  •  Table 17: HE qualifications obtained by location of HE provider, mode of qualification obtained, domicile, sex, level of qualification and class of first degree
  • Table 18a: Higher degree (research) qualifiers by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 18b: Higher degree (taught) qualifiers by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 18c: Other postgraduate qualifiers by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 18d: First degree qualifiers by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 18e: Other undergraduate qualifiers by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 18f: HE qualifiers by HE provider and subject of study
  • Table 19: Initial Teacher Training (ITT) students and qualifiers by HE provider, level of study and mode of study
  • Table 20: HE students studying wholly overseas by HE provider, region of provision and level of provision
  • Table 21: HE students studying wholly overseas by HE provider and type of activity
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