14 janvier 2020

Humboldt to promote German boarding options

By Viggo Stacey. German language provider Humboldt-Institut has launched a new website to provide information about Germany’s boarding schools to prospective students, parents and education agents. More...

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UK’s Augar review “silent” on int’l student issues

By Viggo Stacey. The recent Augar review into post-18 education in England was largely touted as a way to widen access to higher education and further education for the country’s domestic students. However, it was met with mixed reactions from the country’s education sector. More...

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EC sells HE division to Study Group

By Viggo Stacey. English language provider EC has sold its higher education arm to Study Group for an undisclosed sum, in a strategic move which EC says will mean it can focus exclusively on its “core strength” – its full immersion English language provision. More...

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GoAbroad reveals Innovation Awards winners

By Viggo Stacey. Innovative new programs focusing on study, volunteering and teaching joined a healthcare project in Fiji and a social media campaign promoting study abroad in claiming victory in GoAbroad’s Innovation Awards 2019. More...

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ILSC & Edvisor fund program for Indian women

By Viggo Stacey. ILSC Education Group has teamed up with online booking platform Edvisor to launch a new Corporate Social Responsibility partnership aimed at funding scholarships for disadvantaged women in India. More...

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Welsh gov’t to boost short-term outbound

By Viggo Stacey. The Welsh Government has launched an initiative to encourage Welsh undergraduate students at universities in Wales to complete short-duration study, work or volunteering opportunities around the world. More...

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Uni of Liverpool & KOL partner for online learning

By Viggo Stacey. The University of Liverpool has announced that Kaplan Open Learning has been selected as its partner to create and deliver postgraduate taught programs to a global student audience through online learning. The announcement was made at the British Council’s Going Global conference in Berlin. More...

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US continues MENA virtual exchange

By Viggo Stacey. US virtual exchange facilitator the Stevens Initiative has granted international nonprofit organisation and virtual exchange provider Soliya an addition round of funding, which it says will connect students in the US, Middle East, and North Africa. More...

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HEIs a “marvellous basis” to build from to overcome global problems

By Viggo Stacey. Global issues – climate change, biodiversity, food security – know no borders: it is time that international higher education, research and innovation realises its duty to address them, delegates heard during Going Global in Berlin. More...

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US ushers in huge hike in SEVIS fee charged to international students

By Viggo Stacey. The US Department of Homeland Security has confirmed it will increase Student and Exchange Visitor Program fees for international students on F and M visas by 75% and the school certification petition fee by 76%, in a move it says will continue to fund operations. More...

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