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  • Capital Riyadh
  • Official Languages Arabic
  • Population 29 million
  • International tertiary students 57,814 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 5,886
  • Australian share (percentage) 10 percent

Saudi Arabia education market profile

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VET providers sought by Saudi Arabian ministry to deliver telecommunication and English trainingMIP subscribers only
Wednesday, April 02, 2014ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Opportunities
Expressions of interest are sought from Australian VET providers to train staff from the Saudi Ministry of Interior, who will be sent overseas for telecommunication and English training.
MIP Education Snapshot - Saudi Arabia
Friday, December 20, 2013Market overviews | Reports
The Government of Saudi Arabia recognises the importance of economic diversification and sees education as the foundation of socio-economic development in Saudi Arabia.
VET partner sought as part of tender bid to establish new institutes in Saudi ArabiaMIP subscribers only
Thursday, November 07, 2013Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Opportunities
A Saudi Arabian vocational education and training provider is seeking an Australian partnership as part of a bid for a national tender to run TAFE institutes in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
ELICOS partnerships sought for Saudi Arabian ministry staff training programsMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, October 15, 2013ELICOS | Opportunities
Expressions of interest are sought from international English language schools to train staff from a Saudi Arabian ministry who will be sent overseas for ELICOS training. A partnership agreement will ...
Rising demand for hospitality programs among Saudi scholarship studentsMIP subscribers only
Friday, August 02, 2013Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Transnational education
A prestigious Swiss hotel college has reported rising interest from Saudi students to enrol in hospitality courses. A growing hospitality industry is driving the growing demand.

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