IDP Research Services undertakes a wide variety of primary and
secondary market research in education and English language
testing. Our areas of expertise revolve around buyer behaviour
research, industry and environmental analysis and statistical
reporting of key industry metrics. Some of this research is made
available to the public and our industry partners.
IDP Research Services Staff
Head of Research
Phone: +61 3 9612 4403
IDP Research Activities
Understanding student behaviour: how and why
international students choose to study overseas.
Preliminary results from IDP Education’s 2012 International
Student Buyer Behaviour study show that the primary drivers for
students in choosing their destination country are quality of
education and international recognition of qualifications.
The study, which was carried out online among IDP
students, reveals how students view the major English speaking
destination countries, how they obtain information about countries
and institutions and the key factors which drive their choices.
a synopsis of findings.
For further information contact Lyndell Jacka, Head of Research,