Discussion paper: international education


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Australia. Parliament. Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade. Trade Subcommittee


Australia's international education sector plays a critical role in connecting Australia with the rest of the world as well as contributing to Australia's national economy. In the past twenty years Australia has educated approximately 3 million international students. Prior to the [Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)] pandemic in 2019, international education brought in $40.3 billion and supported 250,000 jobs in Australia. In 2020, Australia was the third most popular study destination for international students, after the United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK). International...  [+] Show more

Subjects: International education; Higher education; Providers of education and training; Teaching and learning; Technology; Skills and knowledge; Students; Quality; Employment; Career development

Keywords: International students; Online learning; Regulation; Legal aspect; Government role; Government policy; Skill needs; Skill development; Graduates; Marketing; Regional

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Parliament of Australia, [2023]

Physical description: 29 p.

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Resource type: Government report or paper

Document number: TD/TNC 152.150

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