​Higher Education Sector- Past Years

2014

Higher Education Students Total
Domestic higher education students 370,875
International higher education students 46,659
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 417,534
Higher Education Institutions Total
Public higher education institutions 29
Private higher education institutions 251
All higher education institutions 280

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Education


2013

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 278,069

Total number of higher education institutions: 297


2012

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 325,944

Total number of higher education institutions: 233


2010

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 474,938

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Education


2007

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 243,000

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2009). Global Education Digest 2009. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.


2006

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 238,000

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2008). Global Education Digest 2008. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

2004

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 179,452

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2006). Global Education Digest 2006. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.