HC Deb 24 June 1965 vol 714 c266W
Mr. Galbraith

asked the Minister of Technology how many civil servants are employed in his Department; and how many of these have university degrees in technological subjects.

Mr. Cousins

4,064 non-industrial civil servants were employed by my Department on 1st June, 1965. Approximately 1,400 of these have University degrees or equivalent qualifications in scientific or technological subjects. In addition, approximately 1,400 have other scientific or technological qualifications.