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March 2007 issue

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Agency Survey
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Special Report
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Global comparison

In our global comparison article, we provide a breakdown of results from our Status surveys over the past year. In this article, it is possible to compare the nationality breakdown for international students across the major language teaching markets in the world for 2005.

Top five overseas nationalities per country as a % of total weeks, 2005

USA UK
Korean 24.8%
Japanes 21.6%
Taiwanese 11.7%
Chinese 4.1%
Mexican 4%
Italian 14.4%
Korean 10.7%
Japanes 9.9%
Spanish 7.9%
Swiss 6.3%

Canada Australia
Korean 23.4%
Japanese 18.6%
Mexican 12.8%
Brazilian 7%
Taiwanese 5.3%
Chinese 28.8%
Korean 21.4%
Japanese 12.5%
Taiwanese 6.6%
Thai 4.5%

NZ Ireland
Japanese 36%
Korean 20.8%
Swiss 11%
Chinese 4%
Saudi Arabian 3.8%
Italian 21.5%
Spanish 15.8%
German 7.6%
French 7%
Austrian 4.8%

Malta South Africa
German 22.5%
French 11.8%
Italian 11.7%
Austrian 7.7%
Russian 7.2%
Swiss 10.3%
Angolan 9.6%
Chinese 9.5%
German 8.9%
Korean 7.6%

France Spain
Korean 21%
Swiss 16%
British 15.5%
Spanish 12%
Italian 6.2%
Dutch 14.9%
British 14.4%
German 14.2%
Scandinavian/Finnish 10%
US 14.1%

Italy
German 14.4%
Scandinavian/Finnish 10.2%
Japanese 7.3%
Dutch 6.8%
US 5.7%

Student recruitment methods by country, 2005

USA UK
Agents 21%
Other means 28%
Internet 25%
Local bookings 26%
Agents 61%
Other means 22%
Internet 12%
Local bookings 5%

Canada Australia
Agents 56%
Other means 19.5%
Internet 10.5%
Local bookings 14%
Agents 64%
Other means 12%
Internet 11%
Local bookings 13%

NZ Ireland
Agents 70%
Other means 12%
Internet 8%
Local bookings 10%
Agents 44%
Other means 19%
Internet 18%
Local bookings 19%

Malta South Africa
Agents 82%
Other means 11%
Internet 4%
Local bookings 3%
Agents 47%
Other means 36%
Internet 11%
Local bookings 6%

France Spain
Agents 56%
Other means 14%
Internet 22%
Local bookings 8%
Agents 33%
Other means 28%
Internet 32%
Local bookings 7%

Italy
Agents 32%
Other means 32%
Internet 27%
Local bookings 9%

Average cost of a one-month language course by country in US$*
UK 1,503
USA 937
Canada 802
Australia 960
New Zealand 867
Ireland 1,044
Malta 757
South Africa 693
France 1,002
Spain 622
Italy 758

*all prices converted using exchange rates on page 6.


All figures relate to 2005 data: Australia: Total student weeks represented were 290,836 across 19 organisations Canada: Total student weeks represented were 507,807 across 43 organisations France: Total student weeks represented were 51,900 across eight organisations Ireland: Total student weeks represented were 111,942 across 17 organisations Italy: Total student weeks represented were 18,318 across 12 organisations Malta: Total student weeks represented were 120,964 across 11 organisations New Zealand: Total student weeks represented were 49,894 across 12 organisations South Africa: Total student weeks represented were 47,457, across eight organisations Spain: Total student weeks represented were 171,275 across 19 organisations UK: Total student weeks represented were 461,272 across 35 organisations USA: Total student weeks represented were 262,755 across 26 organisations
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The following language schools, associations and accommodation providers advertised in the latest edition of Language Travel Magazine. If you would like more information on any of these advertisers, tick the relevant boxes, fill out your details and send.

Name

Company
Country

Telephone

Email


ASSOCIATIONS/
GROUPS

Eaquals
English Australia
Perth Education City
Quality English

WORKSHOPS / EXPOS
Alphe Conferences
International House
       World Organisation
       (Worldwide)

SERVICES
ICEF Online
Language Travel
       Phonecard

TOURIST BOARDS
Malta Tourism
       Authority

AUSTRALIA
CELUSA
English Australia
Eynesbury College
       Academy
       of English
Flinders University -
       IELI
SAALC
SACE
Tafe International
       South Australia
University of
       Adelaide English
       School

BRAZIL
Idioma - Escola de
       Português
Melbourne
       Languages
       International

CANADA
Bodwell College
College of New
       Caledonia
Collège Platon
inlingua Vancouver
Maple Ridge / Pitt
       Meadows School
       District #42
National School of
       Languages
Stewart College
       of Languages

CHINA
Mandarin House

CZECH REPUBLIC
Global Study
       (Karlov College)

ENGLAND
Aspect (Australia,
       Canada, Ireland,
       Malta, NZ, South
       Africa, UK, USA)
Bell International
Camp Beaumont
City College
       Coventry
ELT Banbury
English Studio
Globe School
       of English
ILS English
International House
       World Organisation
       (Worldwide)
LAL Language
       and Leisure
       (England, Malta,
       South Africa, USA)
Liverpool
       International
       Language
       Academy
Malvern House
       College London
Oxford Brookes
       University
Oxford Intensive
       School of English -
       OISE (Australia,
       England, France,
       Germany, Spain,
       USA)
Quality English
Queen Ethelburga's
       College
St Bedes
       International
       Summer School
St Giles Colleges
       (Canada, UK, USA)
Study Group
       (Australia, Canada,
       England, France,
       Germany, Ireland,
       Italy, New Zealand,
       South Africa,
       Spain, USA)
Tellus Group
Twin Group
West London
       Business College

GERMANY
Carl Duisberg
       Centren
       (England, Germany)
Prolog- International
       House Berlin

IRELAND
Alpha College
       of English
High Schools
       International
       (Australia, Canada,
       England)

MALTA
EC - English
       Language Centres
       (England, Malta,
       South Africa)
inlingua Malta
International School
       of English
Linguatime
Malta Tourism
       Authority
NSTS

RUSSIA
AMBergh
       Management AB
       (Russia, Ukraine)

SCOTLAND
EAC Language
       Centres and Activity
       Camps (England,
       Ireland, Scotland,
       Wales)

SPAIN
Escuela de Español
       la Brisa S.L.
Hispalengua
Malaca Instituto -
       Club Hispánico SL

SWITZERLAND
EF Language
       Colleges Ltd
       (Australia, Canada,
       China, Ecuador,
       England, France,
       Germany, Ireland,
       Italy, Malta, New
       Zealand, Russia,
       Scotland, Spain,
       USA)
Eurocentres
       International
       (Australia, Canada,
       England, France,
       Germany, Italy,
       Japan, New
       Zealand, Russia,
       Spain, Switzerland,
       USA)

USA
American Language
       Communication
       Center
Hun School of
       Princeton, The
Kaplan Educational
       Centers
       (Canada, UK, USA)
Monterey Institute
       of International
       Studies
University of
       California Riverside
University of
       California San Diego
University of Illinois
       at Urbana-
       Champaign
Zoni Language
       Centers
       (Canada, USA)


EDUCATION TRAVEL

AUSTRALIA
Perth Education City

ENGLAND
Queen Ethelburga's
       College
St Bedes
       International
       Summer School
St Christopher
       School
Worksop College

SCOTLAND
University of
       Glasgow
University of Stirling

USA
ELS Language
       Centers
       (Canada, USA)
Monterey Institute
       of International
       Studies