South East Asia Market Update

  • Number of Taiwanese Student Studying Abroad had risen to nearly 40,000 in 2016, setting an 11-year high. According to the data from the Ministry of Education (MOE), here are the key findings: - The number of students enrolled in schools in major countries overseas had risen by 2,700 to nearly 40,000 in 2016, setting an 11-year high. - The number of people who took out student loans to study abroad in 2016 topped 700, the most in the last five years in Taiwan. - There were only about 37.0 percent of those who would like to pursue a higher degree were interested in graduate programs in Taiwan, with the rest wanting to go overseas. - The top destination for those hoping to study abroad was the United States and Canada, followed by Europe and Japan. More details ...
    Posted Sep 18, 2017, 8:43 PM by Paloma Yang
  • 130,000 Vietnamese students studying abroad, nearly all self-funded. According to a Vietnam Government data on education, along with other reports, here are the key findings of the studying abroad data from Vietnam till 2016:● There are 130.000 Vietnamese citizens studying abroad, which increased 15% compared to last year at 110,000● Japan is the most popular destination with about 38000 students, representing 29.2% out of the total number of students studying abroad, followed by Australia (31,000 students; 23.8%), U.S. (28,000; 21.5%), China (13,000; 10%) and U.K. (11,000; 8.4%)● Among these students, 5,519 were granted government scholarship, which is only 4.2%. ● Nearly all Vietnamese study abroad with private funds, a 10-fold increase compared to ...
    Posted Jun 29, 2017, 11:25 PM by Paloma Yang
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