The UIS Glossary includes statistical terms related to education, science, technology and innovation, culture, and communication & information . Some of the entries contain translations in one or more of the following languages: Arabic, English, French and Spanish. Other entries provide more detailed information, such as definitions, calculation formulas for indicators and sources. Indicators are marked with an asterisk (*).

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New entrants

Students who, during the course of the reference school or academic year, enter a programme at a given level of education for the first time, irrespective of whether the students enter the programme at the beginning or at an advanced stage of the programme.

Nouveaux inscrits

Étudiants qui, au cours de l’année scolaire ou académique de référence, accèdent pour la première fois à un programme éducatif à un niveau d’éducation donné, que ce soit au début du programme ou à un stade plus avancé de celui-ci.

Nuevos ingresos

Estudiantes que, durante el curso del año escolar o académico de referencia, ingresan a un programa en un nivel determinado de educación por primera vez, independientemente de que lo hagan en la etapa inicial o avanzada del programa.

Впервые поступившие

Учащиеся, которые в ходе текущего отчётного учебного года впервые начали программу, на данном уровне образования, независимо от того поступают ли учащиеся в начале или на продвинутой стадии программы.