Dáil Éireann - Volume 399 - 07 June, 1990

Written Answers. - Erasmus Programme.

136. Mr. Deenihan asked the Minister for Education the number of Irish students who benefited from the Erasmus programme in the years 1988 and 1989, respectively.

Minister for Education (Mrs. O'Rourke): The number of Irish students who benefited from the Erasmus programme in the academic year 1988-89 was 193. The number for the academic year 1989-90 will not be available until about October next. However, the estimated number is in the region of 350.