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  • Capital Abuja
  • Official Languages English
  • Population 169.3 million
  • International tertiary students 70,043 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 398
  • Australian share (percentage) 1 percent

Nigeria education market profile

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MIP Education Insight - Nigeria
Wednesday, July 23, 2014ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Reports
Nigeria is an emerging market for Australia, with international student commencements doubling since 2010. While growth is occuring from a small base, Nigerian students are choosing to study in divers ...
MIP Education Snapshot - Nigeria
Friday, June 13, 2014Market overviews | Reports
There are 30 million students in Nigeria, comprising 20 million in primary education, 9 million in secondary education and the remaining in tertiary education. Nigeria has a growing interest in Austra ...
Webinar to explore growing potential for Australian education providers in West Africa
Tuesday, October 29, 2013Higher education | Austrade update
West Africa holds great potential as a source of student recruitment for Australian providers. Opportunities also exist for academic cooperation and exchanges in the medium-term.
New British Council Report on TNE highlights next wave of opportunityMIP subscribers only
Thursday, October 03, 2013Updates | Schools | ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Transnational education
A new report by the British Council, The Shape of Things to Come: The evolution of transnational education; data, definitions, opportunities and impacts analysis, provides a detailed study of transnat ...
Austrade hosts first education agents training in Lagos
Monday, September 09, 2013Higher education | Austrade update
Austrade recently hosted the first Australian education agents training in Lagos, Nigeria, together with the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) and Navitas. While large numbers of Nigeri ...

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