HESA is the central agency responsible for collecting statistical data from all the UK Universities. The results and aggregate data on students, institutions, and finances are distributed in both print and digital form. Try HEIDI - a web-based management information service that provides access to quantitative data about higher education. Academic users can get access to the raw data without charge via the Society for Research into Higher Education with an individual or institutional membership (Edinburgh University is a member). Ten research datapacks are available by theme: ethnicity; entry qualifications in Higher Education; course results; first destinations of graduates; disability; overseas students; regional issues; ethnicity; academic staff; non-credit-bearing courses.
Freely available data on internet.
This article was published on Aug 20, 2013