Information on the number of apprentices that have been taken on by universities and higher education colleges as staff members is not available.
Information is available on apprenticeships in the broader education sector. There were 4,070 apprenticeship programme starts in the Education and Training Sector Subject Area in 2010/11, the latest year for which final data are available.
Information on the number of apprenticeship starts is published in a quarterly Statistical First Release (SFR). The latest SFR was published on