§ Mr. Kershaw
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science how many Chilean students there are in the United Kingdom who are a charge upon public funds; and how much they cost the taxpayers and ratepayers.
§ Mr. Gerry Fowler
334 Chilean students are studying in universities and further education institutions at a cost in the financial year 1975–76 of £643,000 to the Ministry of Overseas Development. In addition Her Majesty's Government contribute towards the total cost of educational provision through grants to the universities and other institutions and to local authorities.385W