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  • Capital Paris
  • Official Languages French
  • Population 63.7 million
  • International tertiary students 86,185 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 1,161
  • Australian share (percentage) 1 percent

France education market profile

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Top French business school seeks new partnersMIP subscribers only
Monday, March 23, 2015Updates | Higher education
One of France's leading business schools is looking to establish new partnership programs with Australian universities at both bachelor and master levels.
Quebec university fees to triple for French students MIP subscribers only
Tuesday, March 17, 2015Higher education
Quebec’s decision to triple undergraduate tuition fees for enrolments from September 2015 could prompt French students to consider alternative study destinations.
Scheme to create super universities and improve French rankings advances slowlyMIP subscribers only
Monday, February 02, 2015Updates | Higher education
The absence of French institutions in international rankings sparked the French Government to introduce the Initiatives of Excellence scheme in 2010 to make France more internationally competitive in ...
OECD releases Education at a Glance 2014 reportMIP subscribers only
Wednesday, September 17, 2014Updates | Higher education
In 2012, Australia enrolled 6 per cent of the global total 4.5 million students who undertook tertiary studies outside their country of citizenship, according to the latest OECD report, Education at a ...
The French Government moves to attract more highly talented international studentsMIP subscribers only
Monday, September 15, 2014Updates | Higher education
In an effort to boost France’s appeal to international students, the French Minister for the Interior, Bernard Cazeneuve, has signed a decree to facilitate visas for non-EU international master’s and ...

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