Market overview

The Ecuadorian government has been driving a national strategy to change the productive matrix of the country, moving from a resource-based economy reliant on oil and agriculture, to one that is based on knowledge and services.

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Market insights, opportunities, and international student data trends

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  • Capital Quito
  • Official languages Spanish
  • Population 17 million
  • International tertiary students 13,690 Source: UNESCO

Student enrolments - growth and actual


3 Apr 2019 MIP subscribers only

Ecuadorian Government seeks partners for geological mapping project

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12 Mar 2019

Videos on ELICOS opportunities in Latin America

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29 Nov 2018 MIP subscribers only

Ecuadorian university seeks Australian partner for higher education programs in mining engineering

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14 Sep 2018

Introducing Austrade’s international education team in the Americas

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28 Aug 2017 MIP subscribers only

Ecuadorian university looking for counterpart for the design and execution of mining courses

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28 Aug 2017 MIP subscribers only

Positive changes in Ecuador’s economy and national government allow opportunities for Australian education

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