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Growth and predicted growth of the world's international schools market

Trends based on data from 1st May each year

2,584

Schools in 2000

8,716

Schools in 2017

12,100

Schools in 2022

16,600

Schools in 2027

<1million

Students in 2000

4.78million

Students in 2017

7million

Students in 2022

10.4million

Students in 2027

88,000

Staff in 2000

443,300

Staff in 2017

637,000

Staff in 2022

929,000

Staff in 2027

$4.9billion

Fee income in 2000

$43billion

Fee income in 2017

$59billion

Fee income in 2022

$82billion

Fee income in 2027


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Clay Hensley, Senior Director, International Strategy & Outreach, The College Board


ISC offers a range of data services, reports and research partnerships about the K-12 international schools market to meet your specific needs:

International schools & groups

Data and intelligence to help international schools and school groups plan strategically and prepare for expansion and new school development. Click here for more information

Investors & Developers

Detailed intelligence, data analysis, forecasts, partnerships and introductions to help investors and developers prepare for new school development. Click here for more information



Independent Schools

Market intelligence, data analysis, introductions and partnerships to help independent schools plan strategically for expansion of their brand overseas, and for the development of an international sister school. Click here for more information



Education Suppliers

Data and intelligence to enable education suppliers to maximise communication and sales with international schools.Click here for more information

Higher Education

Data and intelligence to enable universities to communicate and develop strategic international plans for student recruitment and teacher training. Click here for more information


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