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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-03357: Miles Briggs (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 30 September 2016

To ask the Scottish Government many Scotland-domiciled students there have been at each university medical school in each year since 1999.

Answered by: Shirley-Anne Somerville 28 October 2016

The number of First-degree, Scottish-domiciled students studying pre-clinical or clinical medicine at a Scottish Higher Education Institution is included in the following table.

First Degree Students, domiciled in Scotland, studying pre-clinical or clinical medicine, by Scottish Higher Education Institution, 1999-00 to 2014-15

 

1999-00

2000-01

2001-02

2002-03

2003-04

2004-05

2005-06

2006-07

The University of Aberdeen

525

545

535

540

515

525

535

575

The University of Dundee

385

395

400

445

505

555

540

570

The University of Edinburgh

550

480

350

410

440

435

500

540

The University of Glasgow

820

825

850

765

780

820

780

745

The University of St Andrews

145

170

175

160

155

165

180

195

All

2,430

2,410

2,310

2,320

2,390

2,500

2,535

2,630

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007-08

2008-09

2009-10

2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

2013-14

2014-15

The University of Aberdeen

560

540

545

590

575

550

565

570

The University of Dundee

580

585

565

540

565

560

530

505

The University of Edinburgh

570

585

600

605

645

620

590

545

The University of Glasgow

750

735

715

690

675

700

730

735

The University of St Andrews

195

205

210

210

220

195

180

175

All

2,655

2,650

2,640

2,640

2,680

2,630

2,595

2,535

Source: Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Figures in this table have been rounded to the nearest 5.