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More Time for New Grads in the Netherlands?
March 15, 2016

International students seeking to remain in the Netherlands following graduation will now have more time to apply to stay, thanks to imminent changes to the country’s Orientation Year permit. Let’s take a closer look at the updated Orientation Year visa, along with what it means for grads in the Netherlands.


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Georgia Looks to Germany for Higher Education Model
March 11, 2016
Georgia may be a small country, but it has big academic aspirations. The country's prime minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, recently announced plans to reform Georgia's higher education system, and he's looking to one of the greats for inspiration. Let's see what Kvirikashvili is planning and how chang...

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International Education is Actually Australia's Third-Largest Export
March 4, 2016
We've heard a lot of exciting news about the international education sector in Australia in recent months. In fact, international education is one of the country's most important exports, and some newly released figures show that it's an even bigger player than before. Let's see what the new figures...

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Japanese Universities Set Eyes on ASEAN
March 1, 2016
As ASEAN continues its evolution toward becoming a major economic force, it is expected to fuel global growth for companies all over the world. One country taking proactive measures to capitalize on ASEAN opportunities? Japan. Let’s take a closer look at changes underway in Japan seeking to le...

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Pan-African Initiative Will Harmonize Higher Education
February 26, 2016
We have more exciting news about higher education in Africa! Last month a consortium of international education leaders from Europe and Africa met to establish the foundations of a Pan-African educational alliance that will work to unify and promote higher education in Africa. The consortium will al...

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Africa Plans to Grow its Green Universities
February 23, 2016
Sustainability and the environment are hot-button topics around the world. Now thanks to a new network of African institutions, ‘green universities’ will become more common throughout the African continent.  Let’s see what’s in store for African higher education and the ...

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Australian Universities See Record High in Indigenous Enrolment
February 19, 2016
The Australian government wants to make higher education as accessible as possible, and recent enrolment data suggests that efforts are already having a positive impact. In fact, Australia has seen growth in several key demographics. Let’s take a closer look at university enrolment trends in A...

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New Opportunities for International Students in Beijing?
February 16, 2016
While employment opportunities have long been limited for international students in Beijing, that’s poised to change in the near future thanks to a new series of government policies announced earlier this year. What can mobile-minded students expect when the changes go into effect? Let’s...

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UK Employers are Competing to Employ Top Graduates
February 12, 2016
We have some excellent news for graduates – the entry-level job market in the UK is growing, and some of Britain's top employers are looking to recruit even more graduates in the coming year. According to a new report, 2015 was a record year for graduate employment, and the trend looks likely ...

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More Students Choose Taiwan for Study and Work
February 9, 2016
A growing number of international students are setting their sights on Taiwan, both for education and job opportunities. The Taiwanese government wants to encourage those students to study and work in the country and has instituted a series of new regulations to help students transition into the job...

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April 24, 2018

Scotland and China are continuing their robust educational and trade partnership. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon recently returned from a trip to Beij...


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April 20, 2018

Despite a surge in international student numbers, the overall numbers of applications to universities in the UK are in decline. Let's take a closer lo...


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April 17, 2018

Making it into the NCAA Final Four for men’s basketball is a big deal for players and fans, but it’s also a big deal for college admissions office...