Planning and Information Office
The University of Sydney
Total International Enrolments by North Africa & Middle East, 2009 - 2013
(as at 31/03/13)
Country * 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
N % N % N % N % N %
Algeria 1 0.3 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Bahrain 5 1.5 8 1.9 8 1.9 5 1.2 3 0.8
Egypt 5 1.5 5 1.2 4 1.0 3 0.7 4 1.1
Gaza Strip and West Bank 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.7 2 0.6
Iran 90 27.4 116 27.2 113 27.2 125 31.1 111 31.2
Iraq 1 0.3 4 0.9 3 0.7 6 1.5 6 1.7
Israel 16 4.9 15 3.5 9 2.2 8 2.0 8 2.2
Jordan 9 2.7 8 1.9 8 1.9 6 1.5 12 3.4
Kuwait 9 2.7 7 1.6 4 1.0 6 1.5 11 3.1
Lebanon 13 4.0 12 2.8 8 1.9 7 1.7 10 2.8
Libya 2 0.6 4 0.9 12 2.9 9 2.2 6 1.7
Middle East, nfd 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0
Morocco 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
Oman 8 2.4 21 4.9 11 2.7 10 2.5 9 2.5
Qatar 2 0.6 2 0.5 2 0.5 2 0.5 2 0.6
Saudi Arabia 121 36.9 177 41.5 190 45.8 173 43.0 134 37.6
Sudan 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
Syria 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Tunisia 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Turkey 18 5.5 19 4.5 22 5.3 18 4.5 15 4.2
United Arab Emirates 28 8.5 27 6.3 19 4.6 20 5.0 21 5.9
Total 328 100 426 100 415 100 402 100 356 100

  • Key:
  • * Country of permanent residence
  • nec - not elsewhere classified
  • nfd - not further defined
  • N - number of enrolments
  • % - percentage of total