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Are you ready for 2025?

The global student forecasts you need to guide your future international strategy

Are you ready for 2025?
What will global student mobility look like post-pandemic?

COVID-19 disruption has forced universities to think outside the box and build a more diverse international student pipeline, but what will global student mobility look like in future and which markets should recruiters prioritise?

It is vital, now more than ever, to benchmark international strategies against rapidly changing market dynamics. To assist decision-makers across higher education, this in-depth report has been developed by Western Union Business Solutions in partnership with Oxford Economics.

Did you know?

  • 79% of growth in international students from 2019 to 2025 should come from Asian countries
  • Fastest post–pandemic outbound student growth markets: China, India, Vietnam and Nepal
  • In 2023, all ROW destination markets like Germany should record a 40% market share, versus 35% in 2019

Download this report to discover:

  • Who the key outbound growth markets are
  • Which markets are seeing the fastest declines
  • Who the major players are going to be in 2025