The UK HE International Unit (IU) today announced that over 2,700 Brazilian undergraduate students will be coming to the UK in September 2014 under the Brazilian government's Science without Borders (SwB) programme.  This takes the total number of students who have come to the UK since the programme launched, including PhDs and post-docs, to over 8,500. The numbers have grown significantly from 519 students placed in the first cohort (September 2012), demonstrating the increasing popularity of the UK as a destination.  The SwB programme is managed by the UK Higher Education Unit (IU) on behalf of Universities UK (UUK). See more...