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International Students Summary

Fall 2013

Total Students
 
7081
 
 
Number of Countries Represented
 
130
   
 
Top 10 Countries China
35%
 
2478
India
9%
 
610
Korea
8%
 
546
Canada
5%
 
344
Taiwan, R.O.C.
4%
 
315
Saudi Arabia
4%
 
313
Japan
2%
 
158
Turkey
2%
 
155
Brazil
1%
 
105
Mexico
1%
 
104
   
 
Immigration Classifications F-1
90%
 
6359
J-1
3%
 
220
Other
7%
 
502
   
 
Gender Female
51%
 
3633
Male
49%
 
3448
   
 
Educational Activity Undergraduate
37%
 
2590
Graduate
40%
 
2834
Other
23%
 
1657
 

      Non-degree

3%
271
 

      CELOP

7%
512
 

      Post-completion OPT/AT

13%
871
   
 
Geographical Region/Sub Region East Asia 51%  
3580
South/Central Asia 11%  
765
Middle East 9%  
662
Western Europe 8%  
590
Southeast Asia 5%  
367
North America 5%  
346
South America 4%  
292
Eastern Europe 2%  
137
Central America/Mexico 2%  
122
North Africa 1%  
59
West Africa 1%  
49
Australia/New Zealand 1%  
38
Carribean 0%  
30
East Africa 0%  
29
Central Africa 0%  
9
Southern Africa 0%  
6

 

ISSO
Boston University
November 27, 2013

Boston University International Students & Scholars Office