​Higher Education Sector- Most Recent

2014

Higher Education Students Total Percent of Total
Domestic higher education students 47,948,336 99.2%
International higher education students 377,054 0.8%
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 48,325,390
Higher Education Institutions Total Percent of Total
Public higher education institutions 2,824 77.9%
Private higher education institutions 799 22.1%
All higher education institutions 3,623

Data time reference: December 2013 to November 2014

Source: China Scholarship Council, 2016 & UNESCO Institute for Statistics, 2016