​Higher Education Sector Past Years

2009

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:837,779

2008

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:799,490
Source: International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA)

2006

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:741,383
Source: International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA)

2005

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:727,664
Source: International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA)

2004

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 717,793
Source: International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA)