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International Students: Fields of Study

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1999/00 - 2000/01

FIELDS OF STUDY OF INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS, 1999/00 - 2000/01
Field of Study 1999/00 Foreign Students 2000/01 Foreign Students % of Total % Change
Business & Management, Total 103,215 106,043 19.4 2.7
Engineering, Total 76,748 83,186 15.2 8.4
Mathematics & Computer Sciences, Total 57,266 67,825 12.4 18.4
Other, Total 53,195 57,235 10.4 7.6
Social Sciences, Total 41,662 42,367 7.7 1.7
Physical & Life Sciences, Total 37,420 38,396 7.0 2.6
Undeclared 32,799 35,779 6.5 9.1
Fine & Applied Arts, Total 32,479 34,220 6.2 5.4
Intensive English Language 21,015 23,011 4.2 9.5
Health Professions 21,625 22,430 4.1 3.7
Humanities, Total 16,686 16,123 2.9 -3.4
Education 12,885 14,053 2.6 9.1
Agriculture, Total 7,729 7,200 1.3 -6.8
TOTAL 514,723 547,867 100.0 6.4

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2001). "Field of Study of International Students, 1999/00-2000/01." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors