The number of part-time places in Scotland’s colleges has fallen by 31%, Freedom of Information requests have revealed.
The requests were made by the Liberal Democrats.
The BBC report:
Figures obtained by the Liberal Democrats confirm the number of part-time places in Scotland’s colleges has fallen by 31% since 2009.
The statistics obtained under Freedom of Information show the number of part-time places fell by about 85,000.
Campaigners said this reduced the chances for those seeking work.