§ Baroness Ashton of Upholland
The latest available information is shown in the tables. Comparable information for schools is not available centrally.22WA
Students from China studying in England by subject of study 2001–02 Numbers HE institutions1 Business and administrative studies 5,600 Computer science 2,000 Engineering and technology 1,800 Languages 1,800 Combined courses 1,700 Social, economic and political studies 800 Law 500 Creative art and design 300 Physical sciences 300 Biological sciences 200 Mathematical sciences 200 Librarianship and information science 200 Education 200 Subjects allied to medicine 100 Humanities 100 Architecture, building and planning 100 Medicine and dentistry — Veterinary science — Agriculture and related subjects — Total 15,900 FE sector institutions2 Humanities 3,800 Basic education 800 Sciences 500 Business 400 Hotel and catering 200 Engineering 100 Art and design 100 Health and community care — Construction — Agriculture — Total 5,900 1 Covers all HE and FE students in institutions funded by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE). 2 Covers all HE and FE students in institutions funded by the Learning and Skills Council (LSC).
Learning and Skills Council; Higher Education Statistics Agency. Numbers have been rounded to nearest 100.