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S5W-19826: Dean Lockhart (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 7 November 2018

To ask the Scottish Government how many Japanese students enrolled at higher education institutions in (a) 2016-17 and (b) 2017-18.

Answered by: Richard Lochhead 21 November 2018

The number of Japanese domiciled enrolments at Scottish Higher Education Institutions for 2016-17 have been provided in the following table. Data relating to the 2017-18 enrolments at Scottish Higher Education Institutions will not be available until January 2019.

Japanese Enrolments at Scotland Providers, 2016-17

Scottish Provider

Enrolments

The University of Aberdeen

10

University of Abertay Dundee

0

The University of Dundee

0

Edinburgh Napier University

0

The University of Edinburgh

95

Glasgow Caledonian University

5

Glasgow School of Art

10

The University of Glasgow

30

Heriot-Watt University

10

The Open University

0

Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh

0

The Robert Gordon University

0

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

0

The University of St Andrews

30

SRUC

0

The University of Stirling

20

The University of Strathclyde

5

University of the Highlands and Islands

0

The University of the West of Scotland

0

Scotland

220

Source: Higher Education Statistics Agency Student data, SG analysis

Figures have been rounded to the nearest 5.