||<p>The Student Loans Company publishes statistics on student loan expenditure by financial
year as part of an annual national statistic ‘The Student Loans Company: Student Loans
in England’. These statistics are available in the tables at:</p><p><a href="https://www.slc.co.uk/official-statistics/student-loans-debt-and-repayment/england.aspx"
the financial years 2016-17 and 2017-18, £237.6 million and £246 million respectively
were paid in part-time tuition fee loans in England.</p><p> </p><p>There is no separate
budget for part-time loans in the department. The budget for student loans for all
types of study is included within the Departmental Supplementary Estimates. For financial
year 2016-17 see the attachment entitled “Part II: Changes Proposed”, also available
at: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/supplementary-estimates-2016-17"
(page 185). For 2017-18 see attachment entitled “Part II: Revised subhead detail including
additional provision”, also available at: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/supplementary-estimates-2017-18"
(page 196).</p><p> </p><p> It is not possible to attach this information as it
is part of a lengthy, complex and detailed data set.</p>