Friday, 6 September 2019

Ceisteanna (335)

Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire

Ceist:

335. Deputy Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire asked the Minister for Education and Skills the number of non-EU students who enrolled in higher education over the past five years. [35260/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Education)

The numbers of non-EU students enrolled in HEA funded higher education institutions over the five year period 2013/2014 to 2017/2018 is outlined in the following table -  

Domicile Group

2013/2014

2014/2015

2015/2016

2016/2017

2017/2018

Total Non-EU

13,153

14,558

16,315

16,839

18,468

Full-time students

12,555

13,741

15,581

16,196

17,719

Part-time students

598

817

734

643

749

The data for the academic year 2018/19 is not yet available. Full information on enrolments in Irish Higher Education institutions is available on www.hea.ie/statistics