Higher Education

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons at 2:30 pm on 28th June 1995.

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Photo of Mr Ian Bruce Mr Ian Bruce , South Dorset 2:30 pm, 28th June 1995

My right hon. Friend will know that the Government have beaten their own targets in terms of increasing the proportion of people going into higher education. Would he consider moving money from that budget into training people in technician and apprentice work? We seem constantly to be putting money into graduates who sometimes do not get jobs, although we do not have enough people with good, practical technical skills.