Higher-class degrees

April 11, 2003

More and more students are getting good degrees, according to figures released this week by the Higher Education Statistics Agency. Some 58 per cent obtained first or upper second-class honours in courses completed last summer. This figure compared with 53 per cent the previous year and 48 per cent in 1996.

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