Number of students as at 1 October (1980-2002)

1980 - 1990

    1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990
  Humanities 4,204 3,885 3,702 3,705 3,583 3,337 3,150 2,974 3,131 3,064 3,205
  Health Sciences 1,808 1,691 1,683 1,620 1,557 1,472 1,416 1,307 1,307 1,232 1,213
  Social Sciences 3,786 3,846 3,956 4,298 4,475 4,697 4,914 5,038 5,367 5,288 5,396
  Theology 869 850 887 960 987 1,009 1,003 1,062 1,174 1,110 1,111
  Science 2,047 1,991 2,044 2,258 2,441 2,529 2,652 2,745 2,790 2,816 2,813
  Total 12,714 12,263 12,272 12,841 13,043 13,044 13,135 13,126 13,769 13,510 13,738

1991 - 2002

    1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
  Humanities 3,725 4,120 4,507 5,252 5,743 5,999 6,396 6,794 7,368 7,710 8,051 8,095
  Health Sciences 1,192 1,547 1,631 1,752 1,943 2,039 2,218 2,399 2,505 2,620 2,963 3,080
  Social Sciences 5,431 5,804 6,184 6,265 6,149 5,951 5,910 5,950 6,036 5,858 5,890 6,013
  Theology 1,129 1,259 1,306 1,401 1,460 1,425 1,411 1,411 1,397 1,345 1,357 1,314
  Science 3,054 3,394 3,675 3,836 3,557 3,358 3,312 3,287 3,286 3,260 3,327 3,386
  Total 14,531 16,124 17,303 18,506 18,852 18,772 19,247 19,841 20,592 20,793 21,588 21,888