20 décembre 2019

France ramps up campaign to attract 500k

By Callan Quinn. As part of France’s bid to attract 500,000 international students to its shores by 2027, Campus France has announced a new international campaign to give a voice to those who have chosen France for their studies. Currently, around 343,000 international students are enrolled in the French higher education system.
Following the launch of a national strategy of attractiveness, ‘Bienvenue en France‘,  the ‘Fulfil Your Dream’ campaign promotes an open and enterprising France at the centre of Europe and is supported by the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and Higher Education, Research and Innovation. More...

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La mission d'accompagnement à la professionnalisation des acteurs Emploi-Formation-Orientation

Réseau des Carif-OrefElle répond à un besoin de mutualisation et d'animation des réseaux sur les territoires régionaux

Les Actions et Objectifs

  • Apporter un appui technique et des outils d’aide à la décision aux acteurs régionaux,
  • Agir auprès des réseaux impliqués dans le Service public régional de l’orientation (SPRO), le conseil en évolution professionnel (CEP) et les organismes de formation. Plus...

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Blockchain recruitment platform launched

By Will Nott. The world’s first blockchain platform for international student recruitment has been launched by UK-based tech startup Education Index. More...

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UK: independent schools “key” as Brexit nears

By Will Nott. The UK government is working to help independent schools expand internationally with a focus on China, Vietnam, Morocco, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Brazil, delegates heard at the Westminster Education Forum policy conference in October. More...

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Duolingo adds Scottish Gaelic to language options

By Callan Quinn. Language learning app Duolingo has launched the beta version of its new Scottish Gaelic course, with more than 20,000 people already signed up. More...

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VET partnership focus as Dutch PM visits Indonesia

By Will Nott. The prime minister of the Netherlands has visited Indonesia in a bid to put education at the centre of bilateral relations between the two countries. More...

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US and China dominate US News’ latest university rankings

By Will Nott. The US and China have dominated in the US News & World Report 2020 Best Global Universities Rankings, further cementing research reputations of the two countries’ institutions. More...

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U of Queensland student wins 3MT competition

By Will Nott. A research student from the University of Queensland has won the Universitas 21 Three Minute Thesis competition for discussing his work on a treatment that can heal child burns victims three days faster than conventional antimicrobial dressings. More...

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Int’l students add $447m to Hawaii’s economy

By Will Nott. International students contributed US$447 million to the State of Hawai’i in 2018, with the majority (71%) enrolled in short-term programs, according to a report by the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism. More...

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US: English learners being “let down”

By Will Nott. US-based students learning English in tandem with other coursework subjects such as STEM are being ‘let down’ by language proficiency standards according to an NYU professor. More...

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