08 février 2019

Wealthy int’l parents buy up luxury UK homes

By Kerrie Kennedy. Wealthy international parents purchased around £2 billion worth of London property in the past year, in order to secure accommodation for their children attending private schools and universities in the British capital. More...

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Canada: int’l students hold vigil for classmate

By Kerrie Kennedy. A group of 23 international students in Ontario have held a vigil for a classmate who took his own life after losing his status to stay in Canada when his post-graduate work visa application was denied. More...

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Int’l applications to Welsh HEIs down – UCAS

By Kerrie Kennedy. Latest UCAS figures have revealed that universities in Wales saw the biggest drop in the UK in the numbers of undergraduate applicants between 2017 and 2018, both in terms of EU and non-EU applicants. More...

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Oxford scores hat-trick in THE rankings, but Asian competition intensifies

By Kerrie Kennedy. Oxford University has claimed the prime position for a third consecutive year in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, but the UK’s reputation is showing signs of slipping amid intensifying competition across Asia. More...

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Ireland targets Europe’s top 10 for language learning post-Brexit

By Kerrie Kennedy. In preparation for a changed European dynamic post-Brexit, the Irish government has launched a campaign that prioritises foreign languages and student exchanges to help Ireland secure a spot among the top 10 in Europe for language teaching and learning. More...

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Navitas partners with The Hague University

By Kerrie Kennedy. Navitas has signed a partnership agreement with The Hague University of Applied Sciences to provide international students with pathway programs to study at the world-leading university in the Netherlands. More...

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Int’l scholarship student is GBBO ‘Star Baker’

By Kerrie Kennedy. Channel 4’s The Great British Bake Off is back and the weekly battle for the title of ‘Star Baker’ has begun. But this year, nestled among the contestants is Rahul Mandal, an engineering researcher at the University of Sheffield who came to the UK from India on a student scholarship seven years ago. More...

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Global Study Awards winners revealed

By Kerrie Kennedy. The winners of the latest round of the Global Study Awards have been announced, with students from Somalia and the Netherlands scooping £10,000 to put towards their studies. More...

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UK TNE students outnumber int’l students in UK by 60% – UUKi

By Kerrie Kennedy. There are 1.6 times as many students studying for UK higher education awards overseas than there are international students studying in the UK, with more locations and universities engaged in UK TNE than ever before,UUKi’s latest review has revealed. More...

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Liulishuo app raises $72m in NYSE debut

By Kerrie Kennedy. Chinese startup Liulishuo, whose flagship offering is an AI-powered English learning app of the same name, raised up to $71.9 million on its New York Stock Exchange debut and placing the edtech company firmly on the global map. More...

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