Sydney named top destination in the world for students

Sydney is the most popular city in the world for international university students, beating more than 83 cities including London, Paris and New York to the coveted spot, a new global ranking reveals.

First choice: International students Cheryl Jamsari, Juanita Jamsari, Gracia Sasrngko and Giselle Lo. Photo: Wolter Peeters

First choice: International students Cheryl Jamsari, Juanita Jamsari, Gracia Sasrngko and Giselle Lo. Photo: Wolter Peeters

Global consultancy firm A.T. Kearney put Sydney ahead of dozens of cities after studying the size of international student populations for its 2014 Global Cities Index.
Figures from the federal government show that Sydney is home to an estimated 50,000 international students studying at the city’s universities, with another 50,000 studying vocational and English courses.
More than 300,000 international students are studying across the country, the most recent figures from Universities Australia show, with the top five countries being China, India, South Korea, Malaysia and Vietnam

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