2003 News Story

Ministry releases numbers of Saudi students abroad

The Ministry of Higher Education announced today that the number of Saudi students studying abroad is 15,516. Of these, 6,744 are on government scholarships while the rest are studying at their own expense. In addition to the United States, there are Saudi students in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Austria, Japan, China, Russia, Canada, Australia, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Egypt, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates.