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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-22000: Dean Lockhart (Mid Scotland and Fife)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 11 March 2019

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

Answered by: Richard Lochhead 25 March 2019

The number of Chinese students enrolled in Scottish HEIS over the last two years is as follows.

Chinese domiciled enrolments at Scottish HEIs

 

2016-17

2017-18

Enrolments

9,465

10,405

Source: HESA student data

All enrolments have been rounded to nearest 5.

Enrolments include domiciles from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.