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Statistics Publication Notice: Lifelong Learning Series: Higher Education Students and Qualifiers at Scottish Institutions 2009-10

Statistical information on students and qualifiers from higher education courses at Scottish institutions.


Table 20. Students in higher education at Scottish HEIs & colleges by domicile and type of institution: 2009-10

Total

HEIs

Colleges

% of total
enrolled at HEIs

Total

287,565

237,765

49,800

82.7%

UK domiciles

Scotland

215,595

167,375

48,225

77.6%

England

23,620

23,535

85

99.6%

Wales

725

720

5

99.3%

Northern Ireland

4,615

4,605

5

99.8%

Other UK

565

215

350

38.1%

Total UK

245,425

196,755

48,670

80.2%

Overseas domiciles

EU excluding UK

16,075

15,930

145

99.1%

Non EU Europe

1,550

1,525

25

98.4%

Non European

24,445

23,480

965

96.1%

Total Overseas

42,140

41,005

1,135

97.3%

Top 10 overseas countries

1. China, Peoples Republic of (includes Hong Kong and Macao)

5,095

5,075

25

99.6%

2. India (Also Sikkim)

3,780

3,185

600

84.3%

3. United States of America

3,335

3,325

10

99.7%

4. Republic of Ireland

3,300

3,280

15

99.4%

5. Nigeria

2,350

2,280

65

97.0%

6. Germany

2,215

2,190

25

98.9%

7. France

2,105

2,100

5

99.8%

8. Poland

1,655

1,630

25

98.5%

9. Greece

1,145

1,145

0

100.0%

10. Malaysia

1,135

1,130

0

99.6%

Sources: Higher Education Statistics Agency ( HESA) and Scottish Funding Council ( SFC).
Percentages have been calculated from rounded values.
Please also see relevant sections of ' Notes to Tables'.

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