Spanish Higher Education School Year:September to May
Total Number of Higher Education Institutions in Spain: 78Public: 50Private: 28
Total Count of Higher Education Students in Spain: 1,556,377
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Spain remains a popular destination among international students from Spanish-speaking and non-Spanish speaking countries around the world. While Italy and Colombia have remained top sending countries since 2009/ 2010, China made its way from tenth place in 2010/2011 being the third largest sender of students to Spain in 2012/2013.
Source: Universidad.es Foundation
Source: Ministry of Education of Spain
International Students in Spain: All the students from other countries studying at Spanish Universities.
*Note: The data in the figure refers to "foreign students" only, and not to "mobile students."
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