Full-time postgraduate HE student enrolments UK 2017/18, by subject & gender

Number of students enrolling in full-time postgraduate courses in higher education (HE) institutions in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by subject area and gender

Full-time postgraduate HE student enrolments UK 2017/18, by subject & gender This statistic shows the number of students enrolling in full-time postgraduate courses in higher education (HE) institutions in the United Kingdom (UK) in academic year 2017/18, by subject area and gender. In this academic year, there were 26,360 female students enrolling in engineering and technology postgraduate courses, four times less than the number of male students.
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Number of students enrolling in full-time postgraduate courses in higher education (HE) institutions in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by subject area and gender

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FemaleMale
Medicine & dentistry 32,72523,235
Subjects allied to medicine 148,43038,635
Biological sciences 120,05571,490
Veterinary science 4,9151,270
Agriculture & related subjects 9,3554,425
Physical sciences 36,80549,955
Mathematical sciences 14,09524,335
Computer science 15,02072,690
Engineering & technology 26,350110,035
Architecture, building & planning 16,14022,625
Social studies 117,75072,980
Law 49,06527,335
Business & administrative studies 142,865142,710
Mass communications & documentation 28,18019,620
Languages 60,07023,100
Historical & philosophical studies 37,08030,665
Creative arts & design 105,27557,075
Education 66,40515,975
Combined 2,5852,060
FemaleMale
Medicine & dentistry 32,72523,235
Subjects allied to medicine 148,43038,635
Biological sciences 120,05571,490
Veterinary science 4,9151,270
Agriculture & related subjects 9,3554,425
Physical sciences 36,80549,955
Mathematical sciences 14,09524,335
Computer science 15,02072,690
Engineering & technology 26,350110,035
Architecture, building & planning 16,14022,625
Social studies 117,75072,980
Law 49,06527,335
Business & administrative studies 142,865142,710
Mass communications & documentation 28,18019,620
Languages 60,07023,100
Historical & philosophical studies 37,08030,665
Creative arts & design 105,27557,075
Education 66,40515,975
Combined 2,5852,060
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This statistic shows the number of students enrolling in full-time postgraduate courses in higher education (HE) institutions in the United Kingdom (UK) in academic year 2017/18, by subject area and gender. In this academic year, there were 26,360 female students enrolling in engineering and technology postgraduate courses, four times less than the number of male students.
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