SPAIN’s attempts to attract more foreign students received a boost when it was named second best country in the world for pupils heading abroad.
The inaugural Best Countries rankings from U.S. News & World Report were unveiled at the World Economic Forum at Davos in January.
Spain scored high in culturally accessibility, fun, top-quality universities and cultural attractions, behind only Italy from 60 ranked countries.
“Our Best Countries will help citizens, business leaders and governments evaluate performance in a rapidly changing world,” said Mortimer B. Zuckerman, chairman of U.S. News & World Report.
The publication, which is highly regarded for its ratings of universities, hospitals and other institutions, surveyed 16,248 people.Click to download our FREE guide to Education on the Costa del Sol and Gibraltar