International Degree Attainment

The OECD also reports that on average, among OECD countries, new entrants into the fields of engineering, manufacturing, and construction represented about 16% of all new entrants in tertiary education, which includes any post-secondary educational level except doctoral level. On average, among OECD countries, in 2015, women represented 24% of all new entrants in engineering, manufacturing, and construction.

Percentage of Female New Entrants to Tertiary Education in Engineering, Manufacturing, and Construction, 2015

International Degree Attainment - High School Preparation
Source: OECD (2017), Education at a Glance 2017: OECD Indicators, OECD Publishing, Paris.