The recent decade has seen a surge in international education for Indian and Chinese students who travel to Europe to study in the world of art and fashion design. More than any other country, China has recognized the importance of the fashion industry and the opportunities the market presents for skilled fashion designers and stylists, a continuing trend which Chinese industry analysts predict will be an ever-growing boom in continuing decades, more than engineering, mathematics or technology. Manipal Blog

KIM’S NOTE We’ve included this article as a reminder the Chinese market is diversifying rapidly. Business and engineering remains popular, but as Chinese families become more secure economically and as demand continues to diversify in China’s labor market, we are seeing a growth in demand for programs that historically would have been rarely pursued.