​Inbound Mobility - Most Recent


Total international student enrollment: 3,109*

Do these counts of international students reflect both public and private institutions? Yes

Top 10 sending places of origin and percentage of total international student enrollment

Rank Place of Origin Number of Students
1 Colombia 719
2 Peru 584
3 Ecuador 408
4 Venezuela 175
5 Bolivia 173
6 Brazil 156
7 Argentina 115
8 Mexico 106
9 Panama 93
10 Spain 62

*Foreign students who arrive in Chile (crossing a border) with the specific intention of studying at a Chilean higher education institution are considered international students. Those foreign students who immigrated for any other reason and then decide to study in Chilean higher education system are referred to as foreign students (not international) and are note reflected in this data.

Data time reference: January 2015 to December 2015

Source: Higher Education Information Service (SIES), Ministry of Education Chile