15 janvier 2020

Top int’l student destinations view migrants as a “strength”

By Kerrie Kennedy. Canada, Australia and the UK have topped a list of countries where the public has a favourable opinion of immigrants and view newcomers as a “strength” rather than a burden, a survey by Pew Research Center has revealed. More...

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South Korea tightens student visa rules

By Kerrie Kennedy. A rising number of overstaying international students in recent years has prompted South Korea’s government to tighten visa rules for applicants, beginning with Vietnamese students this month. More...

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62% of employed int’l graduates of Irish HEIs employed in Ireland

By Kerrie Kennedy. Some 62% of international graduates of Irish higher education institutions who went into work after graduating in 2017 found employment in Ireland, with the majority (66%) of these finding employment in professional occupations, a Higher Education Authority survey has revealed. More...

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IE Foundation receives €2m scholarship boost

By Kerrie Kennedy. Private investment company Kistefos AS has pledged more than €2m to the IE Foundation to create the IE Kistefos Young Talented Leaders Scholarships Program, which will enable young talent from Norway and Africa to study at IE University. More...

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British Council extends online agent training

By Kerrie Kennedy. The British Council has developed an online suite of training to provide a practical and professional training program for agents and counsellors to enable them to recommend the UK as a study destination to international students. More...

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EHL named world’s top Hospitality school

By Kerrie Kennedy. Switzerland’s Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne has taken the top position in the 2019 QS World University ranking for Hospitality & Leisure Management Universities, after celebrating its 125th anniversary and earning a highly coveted Michelin star. More...

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Google launches Bolo language app in India

By Kerrie Kennedy. Google has released a new app called Bolo which has been designed to help children learn both Hindi and English in the Indian language education market. More...

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Malaysia: UK alumni association launched

By Kerrie Kennedy. The Malaysia Commonwealth Alumni Association has launched to provide a platform for UK-educated scholars to reconnect with their peers, establish networking and partnerships, and to develop a community in Malaysia. More...

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US: 2020 Best Grad Schools revealed

By Kerrie Kennedy. The number of international students seeking master’s and doctoral degrees from US colleges and universities may have continued along a “troubling” trajectory for the second year running, but those that have applied to graduate schools have played a part in some major position changes across the newly released U.S. News & World Report 2020 Best Graduate Schools list. More...

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US: First-year online pathway program launched

By Kerrie Kennedy. Three US institutions have joined forces with online course provider StraighterLine and education management business Campus3 to create a ‘First-Year Online Value’ program that allows international students to start their studies in their home country while waiting for a visa. More...

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