AQW 22317/11-15

Lord Morrow of Clogher Valley
Democratic Unionist Party
Fermanagh and South Tyrone

Tabled Date: 26/04/2013
Answered On Date: 10/05/2013
Priority Written: No

To ask the Minister for Employment and Learning how many adults aged over nineteen with special needs are enrolled as students, broken down by educational facility.

In answering this question the term ‘Special Needs’ has been defined as the number of students aged 19 and over who reported a disability. Figures are presented separately for the Northern Ireland Higher Education Institutions, Further Education Colleges and Training providers in 2011/12. These have been placed in the Assembly Library and on my department’s website at