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Net flow of mobile students

Number of tertiary students from abroad (inbound students) studying in a given country minus the number of students at the same level from a given country studying abroad (outbound students).

Flux net des étudiants en mobilité

Différence entre les étudiants de l’enseignement supérieur en mobilité internationale étudiant dans un pays donné et les étudiants du même niveau de ce pays qui étudient à l’étranger.

Flujo neto de estudiantes internacionales

Número de estudiantes extranjeros de educación terciaria que estudia en un país determinado menos el número de estudiantes de ese país que cursan este mismo nivel en el extranjero.

التدفق الصافي للطلاب الدوليين

عدد الطلاب الأجانب الذين يدرسون في بلد ما ناقص عدد الطلاب من نفس البلد الذين يدرسون بالخارج.