Qatari students prefer UK universities

August 2, 2014 4:18 am

According to figures released by Qatar’s development, planning and statistics ministry, the UK is the most preferred destination for Qatari students seeking to go abroad for higher studies on scholarships, Gulf Times has reported. In the academic year 2012/2013, 988 Qatari students were studying abroad on scholarships, of whom 750 were males and 238 females, the data showed. They formed 46% of the total number of students on scholarship in Qatar and abroad.