​Outbound Mobility Most Recent

2014

Number of students from South Africa studying aboard: 6,723

Top 10 destinations and number of students from South Africa studying aboard:

Rank Place of Destination Number of Students Percent of Total
1 United States 1,631 24.26%
2 United Kingdom 1,212 18.03%
3 Australia 700 10.41%
4 Cuba 426 6.34%
5 Canada 297 4.42%
6 Mauritius 271 4.03%
7 India 208 3.09%
8 Germany 207 3.08%
9 Saudi Arabia 199 2.96%
10 Brazil 138 2.05%

Data time reference: 2014
Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2016). Global Flow of Tertiary- Level Students 2014.

Data retrieved 10/2016