Number of PhD students as at 1 October

  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002
Humanities 71 106 116 90 78 78 83 83 77 90
Health Sciences 200 262 289 278 267 258 263 260 254 255
Social Sciences 75 86 97 96 88 84 80 82 85 86
Theology 14 20 21 24 23 26 23 22 24 21
Science 365 369 352 275 279 285 286 262 260 257
Total 725 843 875 763 735 731 735 709 700 709

The principles applied in counting the number of PhD students registered were changed in 1996