The Australian education sector and the economic contribution of international students

This report is the first of its kind to synthesise all available data on the economic contribution of international students to the Australian economy. It focuses on the economic contribution of the Australian export market, Australia’s standing in the international education export market, the characteristics of the domestic education sector and the success rates of international students in attaining Australian residency and citizenship. It found that Australia’s export education industry grew 42 per cent in the three years to 2008, employs 126,000 people and contributes 1per cent of the nat ... Show more

Corporate authors: Access Economics

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Access Economics, 2009

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: iii, 28 p.

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