§ Mr. McNally
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what was the estimated cost of tuition of a student in higher education in England in each of the last five years for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Waldegrave
The available information is as follows:
Net institutional recurrent cost per full-time equivalent student (November 1981 prices)£ 1976–77 4,010 1977–78 3,940 1978–79 4,050 1979–80 4,170 1980–81 3,940