University Statistics in Great Britain, 1937-38*


    THE returns recently published by the University Grants Committee show that the total number of full-time university students in Great Britain continues to diminish. A gradual decline has been continuous since 1934 and would have been more noticeable after 1935 but for a simultaneous increase in the number of students from overseas. The actual figures are as follows:

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    University Statistics in Great Britain, 1937-38*. Nature 144, 337–338 (1939).

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