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IELTS Intelligence Reports

Mapping English-taught Programmes Worldwide

Launched in partnership with Studyportals, the "Mapping English-taught Programmes Worldwide" showcases the growth of English-taught programmes outside the "Big Four" study destinations - the UK, USA, Australia and Canada.

Following our first report published in 2021, the latest report explores the changes in the higher education landscape as we continue to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic.

Key findings

  • Out of 183,000 on-campus Bachelor's and Master's English-taught programmes worldwide, 78% continue to be offered by the Big Four study destinations: the UK, USA, Australia, and Canada.
  • Compared to 2019, the number of on-campus English-taught programmes offered outside the Big Four has grown by 48%
  • Outside of the "Big Four", the European Higher Education Area offers the largest supply of English programmes, followed by East Asia, the Chinese Region and Sub-Saharan Africa.

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