HL Deb 06 November 1980 vol 414 c1198WA

asked Her Majesty's Government:

What is the estimated expenditure on postgraduate awards from public funds.

Baroness YOUNG

Expenditure on awards for postgraduate students by the Department of Education and Science, the Scottish Education Department and the Research Councils for the academic year 1980–81 is estimated to be about £39 million for maintenance and £20 million for fees.

House adjourned at eighteen minutes past ten o'clock.