Thursday, December 07, 2006

Student Migration from the South Caucasus

Foreign students officially registered in Germany, 2004

Armenian: 391
Azerbaijani: 357
Georgian: 3,269 (no typo)

By comparison:
Iran: 4,185
Russia: 11,479
USA: 3,280
China: 27,129 (representing the highest number of foreign students)

Source: DAAD/HIS, available at

1 comment:

HansG said...

we looked at this once more, in 2008 -- situation pretty stable, with a slight decline of ARM and AZE students, and an increase in Georgian students. See

Bizarrely, Caucasus is grouped as part of the Middle East.