International Students in United Arab Emirates

2012-13

Total international student enrollment:
42,683

Top 10 sending places of origin and percentage of total international student enrollment

Place of Origin Number of Students Percent of Total
1 Oman 5,123 12.0%
2 Jordan 4,210 9.9%
3 Syria 4,073 9.5%
4 Palestine 3,723 8.7%
5 Egypt 2,931 6.9%
6 Iraq 2,298 5.4%
7 Yemen 2,126 5.0%
8 India 2,051 4.8%
9 Iran 1,816 4.3%
10 Pakistan 1,753 4.1%
  All Others 12,579 29.5%



Source: Center for Higher Education Data and Statistics (CHEDS)

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