China claims larger share of international student recruitment

October 17, 2007

China has, to date, signed diploma, certificate and degree agreements with 30 different countries and regions around the world.  162,000 students from 185 different countries came to study in China's 500 universities and institutes during 2006 -- 3 times more than in 2000.  Students from Asia made up 74.3% of China's international student population.