Soaraway FE

6th October 2000 at 01:00
A record 421,556 students enrolled on FE courses in 1999-2000, according to the first annual report from the Scottish Further Education Funding Council. Forty per cent were part-time. The report also reveals that matre students are turning to colleges in increasing numbers, with 55 per cent of FE learners aged 25 or over; that represented 201,959 enrolments last year compared with 37,871 in HE from the same age-group.


Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now