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Lifelong Learning - Publications

Publication List

Details of Scottish Government publications for the Lifelong Learning theme are given below along with information on relevant publications released by other organisations:

Scottish Government

Education Maintenance Allowances

Scotland Performs National Indicator - Graduate Destinations

Graduate outcomes by University and subject (LEO data) - Scotland [Experimental Statistics: data being developed]


Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)

Statistical First Release - Higher Education student enrolments and qualifications

Students in Higher Education

Statistical First Release - Higher Education Staff

Staff in Higher Education

Leavers from Higher Education in the United Kingdom for the academic year

Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education Institutions Longitudinal Survey

Performance Indicators (PIs) - First tranche, Second tranche, Third tranche

Higher Education Statistics for the United Kingdom

HESA Publications schedule - here


Scottish Funding Council (SFC)

College Statistics (previously Scotland's Colleges: Baseline Report)

College Performance Indicators

Higher Education students and qualifiers in Scotland

Widening Access (formerly Learning for All)

College Staffing Data

College Leaver Destinations

College Student Satisfaction

Participation Indicators for Scottish Higher Education Institutions

Students Eligible for Funding

SFC Statistical Publication Schedule - here


University and Colleges Admission Service (UCAS) - undergraduate analysis reports

Applicant Statistics and report as of the 15th October deadline (2018 cycle)

Applicant Statistics and report as of the 15th January deadline (2017 cycle)

Applicant Statistics and report as of the 24th March deadline (2017 cycle)

Applicant Statistics and report as of the 30th June deadline (2017 cycle)

Acceptance Statistics as at Scottish Results Day / Daily Clearing Analysis (2017 cycle)

End of Cycle Report (2017 cycle)

End of Cycle institution level data (2017 cycle)

UCAS Publication Schedule - here


Other Providers

Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS) - Higher Education Student Support in Scotland

Student Loans Company (SLC) - Student Loans for Higher Education in Scotland

Department for Education (DfE) - Education and training statistics for the United Kingdom


Historic releases:


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