Data visualisations

Data visualisations to explore the international student demographics at Australian institutions.

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Student numbers

A  graph showing actual student numbers on a student visa in Australia by nationality and state..

Data can be disaggregated by state, and the user can toggle between the current and last years' data.


Where do international students come from and what do they study?

An overview of where international students studying in Australia on a student visa come from and what they are studying here.


International student enrolments by Australian Statistical Geography Standard (ASGS) SA4 region

The geographic areas (categorized by ASGS SA4 Level) where international enrolments and commencements are in Australia can be explored by this data visualisation.

The regional data is updated monthly with each release of the international student data.


Student location map

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A map showing the distribution of international student enrolments across Australia. Enrolments data can be disaggregated by nationality and education sector.


Pathways of international students while studying on a student visa

Pathways of international students while on a student visa.  Various pathways can be downloaded, including pathways post ELICOS, post Schools, prior to VET and prior to Higher Education.  Pathways cohorts can be examined by nationality.

The pathways data is updated monthly with each release of the international student data.