​Higher Education Sector Past Years

2013/14

Higher Education Students Total Percent of Total
Domestic higher education students 1,343,530 94.9%
International higher education students 71,533 5.1%
All higher education students (both domestic and international) 1,415,063
Higher Education Institutions Total
Public higher education institutions 50
Private higher education institutions 33
All higher education institutions 83

Timeframe for reported data: September 2013 to June 2014

Source: Spanish National Agency for internationalization of Higher education (SEPIE)


2012/13

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,561,123

Total number of higher education institutions: 81

Total number of public higher education institutions: 51

Total number of private higher education institutions: 30

Higher education academic year: September to June

Note: The data represents students pursuing bachelor's and master's degrees only

Source: Ministry of Education of Spain as reported by Fundación Universidad.es


2011

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,546,355

Total number of higher education institutions: 80

Total number of public higher education institutions: 50

Total number of private higher education institutions:30

Higher education academic year: September to June

Note: The data represents students pursuing bachelor's and master's degrees only

Source: Ministry of Education of Spain as reported by Fundación Universidad.es

2010

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international:1,556,377

Source: Ministry of Education of Spain as reported by Fundación Universidad.es

2009

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,800,834

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2011). Global Education Digest 2011. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

2008

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,781,019

Source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics. (2010). Global Education Digest 2010. Montreal, Quebec: UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

2007

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,777,498

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: 1,789,000

Source: Ministry of Education of Spain as reported by Fundación Universidad.es

2005

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,809,353

Source: Ministry of Education of Spain as reported by Fundación Universidad.es 


2004

Total count of all higher education students, both domestic and international: 1,839,903 

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