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International Student Statistics

 

  2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014*
Total UCT students
enrolled
19315 19943 20480 21356 21454 21419 22608 24012 25013 25352 26277 26330 26321
Total UCT students
(excl. SSA)
18940 19412 19901 20666 20781 20706 22099 23168 24002 24530 25314 25353 25374
Total international students
(excl. SSA)
2414 3013 3329 3727 4764 4458 4750 3464 3600 3771 3929 3776 3735
% international students
(excl. SSA)
13% 16% 17% 18% 17% 23% 21% 14% 14% 15% 16% 14% 14%
Number of countries
represented
81 92 97 96 98 107 106 97 101 111 112 105 102
Number of African
countries represented
? 30 29 31 38 36 30 31 35 42 37 42 37
Total SADC
students
1775 2195 2360 2546 2476 2299 2406 1987 2001 2053 2439 1955 1966
% SADC students
at UCT
9% 11% 12% 12% 12% 11% 11% 8% 8% 8% 9% 7% 7%
Total Non-SADC International
students (excl. SSA)
639 818 976 1181 2288 2158 2344 1478 1604 1364 1470 1821 1769
Total Non-SADC International
students from Africa
212 286 399 442 557 561 629 567 620 648 707 739 724
Total Semester Study
Abroad (SSA) Students
375 531 579 690 673 699 908 874 1026 844 954 977 947
Total International Students
incl. SSA/non-degree seekers
2789 3544 3908 4374 5437 5171 5259 4307 4611 4593 4892 4753 4682
% All International student
registrations at UCT
14% 18% 19% 20% 25% 24% 23% 18% 18% 18% 19% 18% 18%
Total international undergraduates 1510 1748 tbc 2033 2408 2215 2365 1760 2918 2727 2888 2756 2541
Total international postgraduates 904 1265 tbc 1467 1651 1519 1565 1631 1693 1866 2004 1997 2141

*provisional data only