§ Mr. Donald Stewart
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what proportion of public funds devoted to postgraduate research at institutions of higher education is allocated to Scotland.
§ Mr. St. John-Stevas
In 1972–73, of the expenditure incurred by the research councils on research carried out by students engaged on work leading to a postgraduate degree, it is estimated that about 17½ per cent. was attributable to such research in Scotland.