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More international students are heading to Stockholm: here's where you're all from

Students in the library at Stockholm University. Photo: Bertil Ericson/TT

Published: 22.May.2018 07:44 hrs

Sweden's international student body is growing, according to a new report.

International students make up almost 10 percent of Stockholm's total university student population, according to Staf – Stockholm's Academic Forum – an organization comprised of the City of Stockholm and 18 institutions of higher education operating in the Swedish capital.

The number of internationals rose by 14 percent in the past two years alone, compared to eight percent overall in Sweden in the same period, according to a new report by the organization.

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