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– Nigeria has the most noteworthy number of understudies in the US
– There are approximately 10,674 Nigerians considering in the US.
The United States government on Tuesday has reported that Nigeria has the most noteworthy number of understudies from Africa concentrating on in the US.
As indicated by the 2016 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange, there were 10,674 Nigerians considering in the US amid the 2015-16 scholastic year.
The reported noticed that the figure made Nigeria the main wellspring of African understudies and positioned fourteenth worldwide as a wellspring of global understudies in the US.


"This figure denote the most elevated number of Nigerians contemplating in the United States since 1986-87," the report said.
It expressed that understudies from Nigeria who concentrated fundamentally at the undergrad level were "50.8% undergrad; 35.6% graduate; 11.5 % Optional Practical Training; and 2% non-degree projects or fleeting studies."


The concentrate likewise demonstrated that the main five organizations that had gotten the most Nigerian understudies are altogether situated in the condition of Texas: Houston Community College, the University of Houston, the University of North Texas, Texas Southern University, and the University of Texas at Arlington.


Other African nations with more than 1,000 understudies in the US amid the period incorporate Ghana with 3,049, Kenya with 3,019, and South Africa with 1,813.
The Open Doors report is distributed yearly by the Institute of International Education in association with the US Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
The Open Doors report additionally demonstrated that the quantity of worldwide understudies at US schools and colleges outperformed one million interestingly amid the 2015-2016 scholastic year, which is an expansion of seven for each penny from the earlier year to another high of almost 1,044,000 understudies.
With the rise of a president elect, we trust that turn around won't be the situation in the nation.

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