News Calendar About Statistics FAQs Contact Links
 International Students & Scholars Office
 Students Scholars Administrators
Welcome from Associate Provost
Staff
  Directions
Map
Statistics
    International Scholar Data
  International Student Data
      2013
        Summary
        By country
        By school/college
      2012
        Summary
        By country
        By school/college
      2011
        Summary
        By country
        By school/college
      2010
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2009
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2008
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2007
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2006
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2005
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2004
      Summary
      By country
      By school/college
      2003
      Summary
      By country
      2002
      Summary
      By country
      2001
      Summary
      By country

International Students By Country of Citizenship

Fall 2008


Country Undergraduate Graduate Other Total Students
Albania 0 2 1 3
Algeria 0 0 1 1
Angola 0 1 0 1
Argentina 2 13 5 20
Armenia 1 3 0 4
Australia 12 9 6 27
Austria 1 2 2 5
Azerbaijan 2 0 0 2
 
Bahamas, The 2 2 3 7
Bahrain 6 1 2 9
Bangladesh 4 6 2 12
Barbados 0 2 1 3
Belarus 1 3 0 4
Belgium 2 7 7 16
Benin 0 2 2 4
Bolivia 1 1 2 4
Botswana 0 1 1 2
Brazil 26 27 21 74
Bulgaria 6 14 7 27
Burma 2 2 1

5

         
Cambodia 0 1 0 1
Cameroon 0 2 0 2
Canada 74 187 54 315
Cape Verde 0 1 1 2
Chile 1 18 3 22
China 86 499 167 752
Colombia 16 21 20 57
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0 1 1 2
Costa Rica 2 2 1 5
Cote d'Ivoire 0 2 1 3
Croatia 3 2 0 5
Cyprus 3 15 3 21
Czech Republic 2 1 0 3
 
Denmark 1 0 4 5
Dominican Republic 4 5 8 17
 
Ecuador 4 3 7 14
Egypt 5 11 2 18
El Salvador 1 1 0 2
Eritrea 0 1 0 1
Estonia 2 0 0 2
Ethiopia 0 3 0 3
 
Finland 2 0 0 2
France 20 25 28 73
French Polynesia 0 1 0 1
 
Georgia 0 0 1 1
Germany 13 21 18 52
Ghana 0 5 5 10
Greece 13 25 9 47
Guatemala 1 0 3 4
Guinea 0 0 1 1
Guyana 0 1 1 2
 
Haiti 1 1 0 2
Honduras 1 1 1 3
Hong Kong 30 18 9 57
Hungary 2 1 1 4
 
Iceland 3 7 2 12
India 118 321 100 539
Indonesia 24 21 9 54
Iran 3 11 3 17
Iraq 0 3 1 4
Ireland 2 4 3 9
Israel 5 18 11

34

Italy 13 43 24 80
 
Jamaica 1 3 1 5
Japan 38 65 88 191
Jordan 2 5 1 8
 
Kazakhstan 20 3 7 30
Kenya 1 3 3 7
Korea, South 199 261 215 675
Kuwait 13 14 5 32
 
Laos 0 1 1 2
Lebanon 4 13 9 26
Lesotho 0 0 1 1
Liberia 1 1 0 2
Libya 0 3 1 4
Lithuania 2 3 2 7
 
Macedonia 0 2 1 3
Malaysia 11 4 8 23
Mali 1 0 0 1
Mauritius 2 0 0 2
Mexico 15 27 50 92
Mongolia 0 1 1 2
Montenegro 0 2 0 2
Morocco 4 1 5 10
Mozambique 0 0 1 1
 
Nepal 1 10 2 13
Netherlands 7 5 5 17
Netherlands Antilles 2 0 1 3
New Zealand 4 2 0 6
Nicaragua 0 1 1 2
Nigeria 4 14 9 27
Norway 4 4 4 12
 
Oman 0 1 2 3
 
Pakistan 11 21 7 39
Panama 0 2 3 5
Paraguay 1 0 0 1
Peru 9 12 3 24
Philippines 7 4 7 18
Poland 1 5 1 7
Portugal 3 9 3 15
 
Romania 7 12 4 23
Russia 9 9 7 25
 
Saint Lucia 0 1 0 1
Saudi Arabia 10 33 36 79
Senegal 0 1 0 1
Serbia 5 4 2 11
Singapore 36 13 11 60
Slovakia 0 2 0 2
Slovenia 1 0 0 1
South Africa 5 2 4 11
Spain 12 21 29 62
Sri Lanka 6 3 2 11
Swaziland 0 0 1 1
Sweden 4 0 2 6
Switzerland 5 5 6 16
Syria 0 3 1 4
 
Taiwan 48 180 137 365
Tajikistan 0 0 1 1
Tanzania 1 2 1 4
Thailand 22 64 27 113
Trinidad and Tobago 5 1 3 9
Tunisia 2 2 1 5
Turkey 27 113 63 203
 
Uganda 0 1 1 2
Ukraine 1 3 2 6
United Arab Emirates 3 4 13 20
United Kingdom 33 29 15 77
Uruguay 1 4 3 8
Uzbekistan 0 1 0 1
 
Venezuela 18 12 48 78
Vietnam 10 6 3 19
 
Western Sahara 0 0 1 1
         
Yemen 1 0 0 1
Yugoslavia (former) 1 0 0 1
 
Zambia 0 1 0 1
Zimbabwe 1 2 0 3
 
Total 1165 2437 1438 5040

 

ISSO
Boston University
October 4, 2010

Boston University International Students & Scholars Office