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With a population of 21 million people and a land mass similar in size to Tasmania, Sri Lanka is a country growing in economic importance in the South Asia region.

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  • Capital Colombo
  • Official languages Sinhala, Tamil
  • Population 21.7 million
  • Outbound tertiary internationally mobile students 19,041 Source: UNESCO

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Knowing our competitors — Austrade transnational education report released

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5 Nov 2018

Partners sought for "Film, Fly, Experience Australia" 2018 South Asia schools video competition

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