§ Mr. Wigley
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science how many students entered the university of Wales colleges in(a) 1979, (b) 1984 and (c) 1989; and what percentage of the intake hailed from Wales in each instance.
The numbers of initial entrants to courses at the colleges of the University of Wales are given in the table. The data cover full-timers and part-timers, and postgraduates and undergraduates.627W
University of Wales 1979 1984 1988 Total number Per cent, of Welsh domicile Total number Per cent, of Welsh domicile Total number Per cent, of Welsh domicile College of Medicine 239 48 138 67 234 47 Total 8,398 36 8,435 33 9,160 33