Written Answer by Jo Johnson – Question by Jim Cunningham MP. On Friday 4 November 2016
In autumn 2015, as part of the Spending Review and Autumn Statement, the following estimates were published, based on forecasts by English universities. These forecasts only include English higher education institutions, and do not separate out Home and EU students.
|Home and EU students (FTE)||1,300,000||1,340,000||1,370,000||1,400,000||1,440,000||130,000|
|Non-EU students (FTE)||260,000||280,000||300,000||310,000||320,000||55,000|
Source: English universities’ forecasts, Higher Education Funding Council of England (HEFCE). Figures may not sum due to rounding.
English Higher Education Institutions
Forecasts of student numbers
Academic Year 2015/16 – 2019/20