Results 5721–5740 of 6410 for speaker:Boris Johnson

Opposition Day — [14th Allotted Day]: Iraq Inquiry (11 Jun 2007)

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Written Answers — Education and Skills: Further Education: Qualifications (7 Jun 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what the completion rates were for students undertaking (a) higher national diplomas and (b) foundation degrees in each of the last 10 years.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Higher Education: Finance (4 Jun 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how much per capita funding was provided by his Department for (a) higher national diplomas and (b) foundation degrees in each of the last five years.

Oral Answers to Questions — Education and Skills: Universities (Key Subjects) (24 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: I agree with much of what the Minister says about not dictating to universities, but does he agree that a fundamental problem is that the league tables posit a false equivalence between crunchy subjects, such as maths, physics, chemistry and modern languages, and other subjects in which it may be easier to get an A, with the result that the former are increasingly ghettoised in the...

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Science: Higher Education (24 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many pupils from the maintained sector applied to study (a) physics, (b) chemistry, (c) biochemistry, (d) psychology and (e) sports sciences at (i) a Russell Group university and (ii) other universities in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Foundation Degrees (23 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many students were studying for foundation degrees in each of the last five years, broken down by course title.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Higher Education: Student Numbers (23 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills what the participation rate in higher education is of people aged 18 to 21 in (a) each parliamentary constituency, (b) each local council area and (c) each electoral ward in the latest year for which figures are available.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Unemployment: Young People (23 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) how many and what proportion of (a) 16-year-olds, (b) 17-year-olds, (c) 18-year-olds and (d) 19-year-olds were not in employment, education or training in England in each of the last three years; (2) how many and what proportion of (a) 20-year-olds, (b) 21-year-olds, (c) 22-year-olds, (d) 23-year-olds and (e) 24-year-olds...

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Disabled Students' Allowances (22 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) how many people (a) applied for and (b) received disabled students' allowance in each of the last five years; (2) what the average length of time was between application and receipt of disabled students' allowance funding in the latest year for which figures are available.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Unemployment: Young People (22 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many people not in employment, education or training were aged (a) under 19, (b) under 21 and (c) under 25 years (i) in each constituency, (ii) local education authority and (iii) region in the latest period for which figures are available.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Unemployment: Young People (22 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many and what proportion of (a) 20-year-olds, (b) 21-year-olds, (c) 22-year-olds, (d) 23-year-olds and (e) 24-year-olds in each local education authority were not in employment, education or training in each of the last three years for which figures are available.

Written Answers — Trade and Industry: Research Councils: Finance (21 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what funding his Department allocated to the (a) Arts and Humanities Research Council, (b) Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council, (c) Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council, (d) Economic and Social Research Council, (e) Medical Research Council, (f) National Environment Research Council and (g) Science...

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Medicine: Education (21 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many (a) students and (b) undergraduates were studying (i) medicine, (ii) dentistry and (iii) subjects allied to medicine in each of the last five years, broken down by institution.

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Green Belt (21 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what her policy is on building on the green belt in (a) England and (b) Oxfordshire.

Written Answers — Education and Skills: Teachers (17 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills (1) how many physics teachers there are in the maintained sector; and how many (a) are under the age of (i) 40 and (ii) 30 years and (b) have (A) A-level physics and (B) a degree in physics; (2) how many chemistry teachers there are in the maintained sector; and how many (a) are under the age of (i) 40 and (ii) 30 years and (b)...

Higher Education (Funding) (15 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: In the final minute of his speech, will the Minister address my central question: does he think it right, with the current university financial crisis in Scotland, that Scottish MPs should be able to vote on further reform of university finance in England?

Higher Education (Funding) (15 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: I, too, congratulate the hon. Member for Wrexham (Ian Lucas) on calling the debate and on putting his finger on a difficult political problem, which will not get easier, and which will start to come up the political agenda as we move towards a further reform of higher education finance, for reasons that I shall go into in a minute. He has only scratched the surface of the problem, but he is...

Higher Education (Funding) (15 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: I would say that I am grateful for the intervention, but I am not really. The hon. Gentleman is clutching at straws to vindicate a point that was convincingly demolished by the increase—surge—in applications this year. He should execute a complete U-turn and drop his opposition. To come directly to the point, the position in England is not replicated in Scotland, where, admittedly from a...

Higher Education (Funding) (15 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: One could not call the 2006 figures a sharp decline, as they were substantially up on the 2004 figures. The Liberal Democrats must move on from this point. They have lost the rubber; they should give up the argument, move across and start supporting a constructive, creative and socially progressive way of getting more money into universities. This issue is particularly relevant in Scotland,...

Higher Education (Funding) (15 May 2007)

Boris Johnson: One might just as easily gain the same advantage by looking at many different countries. However, I see the hon. Gentleman's point. This is a difficult problem and it is going to get sharply worse. Some time this summer, the Government will appoint a commission. The word on the street is that the person who will run it has already been designated by the Minister. I do not know whether that is...


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