Market overview

Bangladesh is home to a fast-rising urbanised middle class. It is characterised by a burgeoning young population with an appetite for education as a pathway to upwards social mobility.

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  • Capital Dhaka
  • Official Languages Bengali
  • Population 159.9 million
  • International tertiary students 30,777 Source: UNESCO

Student enrolments - growth and actual


9 Apr 2018 MIP subscribers only

South Asian hospital chain seeks Australian collaboration for upskilling and training in healthcare

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1 Sep 2016 MIP subscribers only

Bangladeshi institute seeks partnerships with Australian universities for offshore delivery

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