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Headline students statistics 2012/13 to 2013/14
  2012/13 2013/14 % change
All students 2340275 2299355 -2%
Postgraduate 536440 539440 1%
Undergraduate 1803840 1759915 -2%
Full-time 1682145 1696030 1%
Part-time 658130 603325 -8%
UK domicile 1915015 1863860 -3%
Non-UK domicile 425265 435495 2%
Chinese domicile 83790 87895 5%
Indian domicile 22385 19750 -12%
Science subjects 1008585 1007640 0%
Other subjects 1331690 1291715 -3%
% Female 56% 56%  
% First or Upper-second class first degrees 68% 70%  

More student statistics

Published: 31 March 2015
PR215 - HE Business and Community Interaction survey
Published: 25 March 2015
PR214 - Widening Participation and Non-continuation rates 
Published: 05 March 2015
PR213 - Income and Expenditure of HE providers
Published: 26 February 2015
PR212 - Demographics of staff in UK HE
Published: 12 February 2015

PR211 - Subjects of study - first year first degree students