13 février 2019

Scotland: free EU student tuition post-Brexit

By Kerrie Kennedy. EU students wishing to study in Scotland will still benefit from free tuition after the UK’s official Brexit date next year, the Scottish higher education minister has announced. More...

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Kazakhstan aiming for 50k int’l students

By Kerrie Kennedy. Kazakhstan is looking to attract 50,000 international students over the next four years, officials have announced. The goal is part of a large-scale plan that will strengthen partnerships between domestic and foreign universities, representatives of the Ministry of Education and Science said. More...

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App built for Erasmus students visiting Ireland

By Kerrie Kennedy. The transition from home to host country can be a daunting experience for study abroad students. But two budding Irish entrepreneurs are looking to make that undertaking as smooth as possible with an app that compiles all the information international students require to feel comfortable in their new location. More...

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Dutch university withdraws from China campus degree plans

By Kerrie Kennedy. The University of Groningen has abandoned plans to offer degrees at its new branch campus in eastern China, citing “insufficient support” within the University Council for the proposal. More...

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UK: International students add £20bn to economy, study finds

By Kerrie Kennedy. International students bring economic benefits to the UK worth £20.3 billion, or 10 times the costs of hosting them, according to a new study jointly published by the Higher Education Policy Institute and Kaplan International Pathways. More...

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‘Record high’ number of international students in Japan

By Kerrie Kennedy. The number of international students enrolled in Japanese universities or language schools was up 12% last year, with most students coming from Asian countries, new research from the Japan Student Services Organisation has revealed. More...

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US: Int’l graduate applications & enrolments down

By Kerrie Kennedy. International graduate applications and first-time enrolment rates declined at US universities in 2017 for the first time in more than a decade, new data from the Council of Graduate Schools has revealed. More...

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International students are ‘a tremendous asset’ – MAC inquiry submissions

By Kerrie Kennedy. Institutions and organisations across the UK have published evidence in support of international students, following the close of the call for submissions to the Migration Advisory Committee consultation. More...

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Malvern College to open sixth campus

By Kerrie Kennedy. Co-educational boarding school Malvern College has struck a deal with authorities in Chengdu, China, setting it on course to open a sixth international school in seven years. More...

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South Korea sees record international student numbers in 2017

By Kerrie Kennedy. South Korea saw record-high growth in international student numbers in 2017, with the Chinese students making up the largest proportion, according to data released by the National Institute for International Education. More...

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