Market overview

Growing demand for quality education from an expanding middle class is fast outstripping the capacity of Nigerian schools and tertiary institutions.

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Market insights, opportunities, and international student data trends

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  • Capital Abuja
  • Official Languages English
  • Population 188.7 million
  • Outbound tertiary internationally mobile students 89,094 Source: UNESCO

Student enrolments - growth and actual


11 Jan 2017 MIP subscribers only

Registrations open for Australia Future Unlimited: West Africa Education Exhibition 2017

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5 Sep 2016 MIP subscribers only

Nigerian carton manufacturer seeking capacity building and training

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5 Jul 2016 MIP subscribers only

Impact of the Nigerian foreign currency policy on international student recruitment

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27 Sep 2019

Australia Future Unlimited: East and West Africa Education Exhibition 2019

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