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International Students: Fields of Study

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2000/01 - 2001/02

FIELDS OF STUDY OF INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS, 2000/01 - 2001/02
Field of Study 2000/01 Foreign Students 2001/02 Foreign Students % of Total % Change
TOTAL 547,867 582,996 100.0 6.4
Business & Management 106,043 114,885 19.7 8.3
Engineering 83,186 88,181 15.1 6.0
Mathematics & Computer Sciences 67,825 76,736 13.2 13.1
Other 57,235 59,785 10.3 4.5
Social Sciences 42,367 44,667 7.7 5.4
Physical & Life Sciences 38,396 41,417 7.1 7.9
Undeclared 35,779 36,048 6.2 0.8
Fine & Applied Arts 34,220 33,978 5.8 -0.7
Health Professions 22,430 24,037 4.1 7.2
Intensive English Language 23,011 21,237 3.6 -7.7
Humanities 16,123 18,367 3.2 13.9
Education 14,053 15,709 2.7 11.8
Agriculture 7,200 7,950 1.4 10.4

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Suggested citation: Institute of International Education. (2002). "Field of Study of International Students, 2000/01-2001/02." Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange. Retrieved from http://www.iie.org/opendoors