Market overview

With the drop in oil prices, the UAE is reinforcing its focus on transitioning to a knowledge-based economy by promoting innovation, research and development.


  • Capital Abu Dhabi
  • Official Languages Arabic
  • Population 9.8 million
  • International tertiary students 9,818 Source: UNESCO

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Market insights, trends in international student data, student visa data, and economic data

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Student enrolments - growth and actual

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