National Statistics

Student loans in Northern Ireland: 2016 to 2017

Figures on student loans, repayments and outstanding debt in the 2016 to 2017 financial year.


Main text: SLC SFR 03/2017

Tables: SLC SFR 03/2017

Pre-release access list: SLC SFR 03/2017


This statistical first release covers students who usually live in Northern Ireland who are studying in higher and further education in the UK, and EU students studying in Northern Ireland.

It includes:

  • loans paid out
  • repayments of loans
  • borrower activity
Published 15 June 2017