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Spain remains a popular destination among international students from Spanish-speaking and non-Spanish speaking countries around the world. While Italy and Colombia have remained top sending countries since 2009/10, China made its way from tenth place in 2010/11 being the third largest sender of students to Spain in 2012/13.

Fast Facts: Spain

  • There were over 73,600 international students enrolled in Spain’s higher education institutions.
  • Top five places of origin were Italy, Colombia, China, Romania, and Morocco.

Source: Foundation


International Students in Spain: All the students from other countries studying at Spanish Universities.

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