HC Deb 02 April 1965 vol 709 cc292-3W
Mr. James Johnson

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many aliens have registered as students with the Home Office for each of the last five years, respectively.

Sir F. Soskice

The number of foreigners who entered the United Kingdom in the years 1961 to 1964 having arranged to take full-time courses of study for twelve months or more were 8,210, 7,640, 7,401 and 7,168 respectively. No corresponding figure is available for 1960, nor are figures available of foreigners who came for shorter courses of study or who arranged to study after being admitted as visitors.