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Students and graduates

We collect and publish detailed information about students in higher education (HE).

Our website includes overview information about: Student numbers and characteristics  |  Qualifications obtained  |  Graduate destinations  |  Graduate employment and salaries  |  Courses studied  |  International study  |  Widening participation  |  Continuation rates.

Student numbers

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Students by level of study 2000/01 to 2015/16

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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First year students by level and mode of study 2005/06 to 2015/16

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Student characteristics

 

      

 
 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Students in 2015/16 by gender (filterable by mode and level)

 

      

 
 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Ethnicity of UK domiciled students 2014/15 and 2015/16

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Students in 2015/16 by level and age group

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Location and accommodation

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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All students by region of HE provider 2014/15 and 2015/16

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Notes to chart

All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Full-time and sandwich students by term-time accommodation 2014/15 and 2015/16

 

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All numbers rounded up or down to the nearest multiple of 5 after calculation.

Figures based on latest available data at time of publication. These may differ from other published data.

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Free online data tables

Our downloadable tables provide further information about students, including data broken down by:

Age

Disability

Ethnicity

Sex

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