Science and Technology Committee - Second Report
Higher Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 17 July 2012.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Definition of STEM

Chapter 3: The School and Higher Education interface, and maths provision

CHAPTER 4: Supply and demand in STEM Higher Education

CHAPTER 5: Quality, standards and benchmarks

Chapter 6: Policy reforms

Chapter 7: Conclusions and recommendations

Appendix 1: Members and declarations of interests

Appendix 2: List of witnesses

Appendix 3: Call for evidence

Appendix 4: Seminar held at the House of Lords

Appendix 5: Abbreviations and acronyms

Appendix 6: Higher education statistics agency data (HESA)

Appendix 7: JACS 3 Listing

Appendix 8: Joint statement by the Research Councils  

Appendix 9: Recent reports from the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee  

Evidence is published online at and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7219 5314).

References in footnotes to the Report are as follows:

Q refers to a question in oral evidence;

Witness names without a question reference refer to written evidence.

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