21 Sep 2022

Number of male university students at all-time low

From Morning Report, 7:32 am on 21 September 2022

Men now make up just 39 percent of New Zealand university students - an all-time low.

The figure is down from 42 percent in 2016 and is lower than both the UK and Australia.

young man holding books

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Our education correspondent, John Gerritsen reports.