Despite Trump’s rhetoric and temporary panic amongst students, USA has attracted highest number of international students from all over the world even in 2016-17.
As compared to 10.43 lakh students in 15-16, more than 10.78 lakh students went for higher education to USA in 2016-17, which is a net increase of 3.4%.
More than 1.86 lakh Indian students went to study in US, which is an increase of 12.3%, when compared to the previous year.
California has attracted the maximum number of international students, followed by New York and Texas. Massachusetts and Illinois have stood next after these three states.
Among the US universities, New York University attracted the maximum number – 17,326, followed by University of Southern California (14,327 and Columbia University (14,095).
Surprisingly, undergraduate students are more in number (about 2.7 percent increase) than Graduate students, who have increased by only 1.9%.
Coming to funding, 60% of international students came with personal and family funds. Another 16% have come with savings from their current employment. Universities have contributed funds for 15% of the international students.
Finally, Engineering is the most popular field of study, with 21.4% of the students preferring the same, followed by Business & Management 18.6% and Math & Computer Science, 15.5%.
While other countries like Australia and Canada have benefitted from the tumult in between, the above figures prove beyond doubt that USA is always the best in quality of education, employment opportunities and finally a great and safe future for students!
Manhattan Review India is in the forefront of promoting international education, especially education in USA. We strongly promote educational opportunities in Germany, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and UK. But, judging by the popularity amongst our students and those world-wide, we are happy to be the torch-bearer for US Education. Let’s show you the path for your wonderful future too. Meet our counselors for a great start in the Land of Opportunities.
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