Norway's Students Overseas

Number of students from Norway studying abroad: 24,424 (August 2013 - June 2014)

Top 10 destinations and total number of students from Norway studying abroad:

Rank Place of Destination Number of Students Percent of Total
1 UK 5,158 21.1%
2 US 3,098 12.7%
3 Denmark 3,041 12.5%
4 Australia 1,940 7.9%
5 Poland 1,521 6.2%
6 Hungary 814 3.3%
7 Sweden 772 3.2%
8 France 523 2.1%
9 Germany 485 2.0%
10 Slovakia 455 1.9%

2012-13

Number of students from Norway studying abroad:
24,376

Top 10 destinations and number of students from Norway studying abroad

Destination Number of Students
1 United Kingdom 5,224
2 Denmark 3,313
3 United States 3,173
4 Australia 1,932
5 Poland 1,521
6 Sweden 921
7 Hungary 814
8 France 550
9 Germany 477
10 Tanzania 462



Note: Data represents the time period from August 2012 to June 2013.

Source: State Educational Loanfund, Norwegian Social Science Data Services DBH as reported by Norwegian Centre for Internationalization of Education, SIU

2011-12

Number of students from Norway studying abroad:
23,442

Top 10 destinations and number of students from Norway studying abroad

Destination Number of Students
1 United Kingdom 4,688
2 Denmark 3,028
3 United States 2,932
4 Australia 2,017
5 Poland 1,495
6 Sweden 863
7 Hungary 834
8 France 557
9 Tanzania 489
10 Germany 481



Note: Data represents the time period from August 2011 to June 2012.

Source: State Educational Loanfund, Norwegian Social Science Data Services DBH as reported by Norwegian Centre for Internationalization of Education, SIU

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