Planning and Information Office
The University of Sydney
Total International Enrolments by North Africa & Middle East, 2010 - 2014
(as at 31/03/14)
Country * 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
N % N % N % N % N %
Algeria 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Bahrain 8 1.9 8 1.9 5 1.2 3 0.8 3 0.9
Egypt 5 1.2 4 1.0 3 0.7 4 1.1 8 2.3
Gaza Strip and West Bank 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 0.7 2 0.6 1 0.3
Iran, Islamic Republic of 116 27.2 113 27.2 125 31.1 111 31.2 97 28.0
Iraq 4 0.9 3 0.7 6 1.5 6 1.7 8 2.3
Israel 15 3.5 9 2.2 8 2.0 8 2.2 10 2.9
Jordan 8 1.9 8 1.9 6 1.5 12 3.4 14 4.0
Kuwait 7 1.6 4 1.0 6 1.5 11 3.1 14 4.0
Lebanon 12 2.8 8 1.9 7 1.7 10 2.8 8 2.3
Libya 4 0.9 12 2.9 9 2.2 6 1.7 5 1.4
Middle East, nfd 0 0.0 1 0.2 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0
Morocco 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 3 0.9
Oman 21 4.9 11 2.7 10 2.5 9 2.5 14 4.0
Qatar 2 0.5 2 0.5 2 0.5 2 0.6 5 1.4
Saudi Arabia 177 41.5 190 45.8 173 43.0 134 37.6 123 35.5
Sudan 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3 2 0.6
Syrian Arab Republic 0 0.0 1 0.2 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
Tunisia 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.3
Turkey 19 4.5 22 5.3 18 4.5 15 4.2 13 3.8
United Arab Emirates 27 6.3 19 4.6 20 5.0 21 5.9 17 4.9
Total 426 100 415 100 402 100 356 100 346 100

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