China has now become the third most favoured nation of international students after the US and UK.
According to the report, There are many more foreign students in China (3.28 lakh) than in Australia or Germany. South Korea continues to send the maximum number of students to China (21.3%), but a close second is the US (8%).
China seeks to host 5,00,000 international students by 2020.
Contributed By Sonia Narula