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Will North Korea Welcome More International Students?
January 15, 2018
A major North Korean university has plans to open its doors to more international students, according to a North Korea-facing Japanese news source. Here’s a closer look at this possible development on the international education scene.

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Breaking Down the International Student Boom in the USv
January 9, 2018
International student numbers skyrocketed between 2004 and 2016. How much so? Nearly 364,000 international students were newly enrolled in American higher education institutions in 2016 -- twice the number enrolled at the beginning of the Great Recession. Here’s a closer look at the findings, alon...

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More Internationals Choosing to Study -- and Stay -- in the Netherland
December 6, 2017
Not only are more students from around the world choosing the Netherlands for their international study destinations, and not just because Christmas starts early with a visit from Sinterklaas on 6 December. Many international students are opting to remain after their study programs are completed, a...

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This is Where US Students Want to Study Abroad
December 4, 2017
In 2016, over 1.08 million international students studied abroad in the US. But where do US students study abroad? Let’s take a closer look at the latest Open Doors report from the Institute of International Education.

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Denmark Reduces English-Language Program Admissions
November 23, 2017
Due to complicated residency requirements, many international students in Denmark don’t stay. The Ministry of Education has since cut the number of English-language program admissions. Let’s take a closer look.

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A Landmark Year for U.S. International Studies
January 27, 2017
While the future of international studies in the U.S. may be uncertain due to the change in administration, new data from the Institution of International Education (IIE)’s Open Doors 2016 report paints a positive picture of significant growth over the past year. Here’s a closer look at ...

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New Report Suggests International Experience More Valuable Than You Think
October 4, 2016
Take that foreign language class you’ve always wanted to take!  Graduates need to know how to work across boundaries of language and culture, border and economy to succeed in a global workplace.  A new study by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) suggests that despite its importanc...

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Young Ukrainians Eager for International Study Opportunities
September 27, 2016
While Ukraine has been rocked by a number of factors, including ongoing conflict in the region, a fragile political system and a tumultuous economy, a recent study from the British Council finds hope among its young people despite these uncertainties. Let’s take a closer look at the report, al...

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The Push to Protect Erasmus Post-Brexit
September 23, 2016
Hundreds of thousands of students have benefited from participation in Erasmus programs. However, with participation in this exchange scheme for students from the UK now uncertain due to Brexit, Erasmus leader are urging the government to take steps to keep the program available. Let’s take a ...

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More Indian Students Head Overseas
September 6, 2016
As Indian families grow in wealth, options for international studies are also expanding for the country’s youth, according to a report from New Delhi Television (NDTV). Let’s take a closer look at the numbers, along with identifying where Indian students are headed and why.

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January 17, 2018

Many Dreamers just got a big step closer to their college dreams. Here’s a closer look at a newly announced $33 million scholarship grant funded by ...


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January 16, 2018

International students love Switzerland—particularly at high levels of education and if they’re studying natural sciences. Let’s take a closer l...


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January 15, 2018

A major North Korean university has plans to open its doors to more international students, according to a North Korea-facing Japanese news source. He...