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Modest growth in international student enrollment in the UK
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- Category: News
With a total of 458, 490, the United Kingdom experienced a modest growth of 4% (over the previous year) in the international student enrollment, during 2017-2018 academic year.
The Education Statistics Agency (HESA) released the Higher Education Student Statistics: UK, 2017/18 in which the number of new commencements (totalizing 247,685) also increased in 5% over 216-2017.
Since the European Union referendum (Brexit) there has been a drop in the number of first year students coming from the European Union countries. Nevertheless, the Non-EU first year student enrollment grew by 13,140 (between 2016/178 and 2017/18).
Read more at: Education Statistics Agency (HESA).
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