​Higher Education Sector - Past Years

2012/13

Higher Education Students Total
International higher education students 268,659
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 2,023,191
Higher Education Institutions Total
Public higher education institutions 248

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: CBIE


2011/12

Higher Education Students Total
Higher Education Institutions Total
  

Higher education academic year: September to August


2009

Higher Education Students Total
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 1,445,149*

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students from all public tertiary education institutions

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Data is from OECD.Stat Extracts


2008

Higher Education Students Total
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 1,442,790*

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students from all public tertiary education institutions

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Data is from OECD.Stat Extracts


2007

Higher Education Students Total
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 893,094*

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students from public tertiary education institutions, and does not include students from practical/technical/occupationally specific programs

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Data is from OECD.Stat Extracts


2006

Higher Education Students Total
International higher education students 263,855
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 1,014,837

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students from public tertiary education institutions, and does not include students from practical/technical/occupationally specific programs

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Data is fromOECD.Stat Extracts


2005

Higher Education Students Total
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 973,431*

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students only from theoretically based programs at public tertiary education institutions

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Data is from OECD.Stat Extracts


2004

Higher Education Students Total
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 1,254,833*

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students from all public tertiary education institutions

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: CBIE


2001

Higher Education Students Total
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 1,212,161*

Note: *Number includes full time and part time students from all public tertiary education institutions

Higher education academic year: September to August

Source: CBIE