I’m looking for higher education statistics, for example number of students on a particular course or at a specific university. Where can I
HESA (the Higher Education Statistics Agency) publishes yearly statistics on the activities of UK universities.
Recent issues (2009/10 onwards) of these datasets are available via UCL Databases, under the letter H (for HESA), and you will need your UCL username and password to access them.
Older datasets are freely available on the HESA website.