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BRICS Countries Agree to Research Collaboration
December 11, 2015

In our increasingly globalized world, collaboration and cooperation are the keys to success. Now Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa (aka BRICS) countries have announced plans for a multi-national education cooperative that aims to bolster economies and support academic excellence. Read on to find out more about these forward-thinking countries and what their agreement means for students around the world.


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India Internships for 1,000 British Graduates
December 8, 2015
Great news for students in the UK! Starting in 2016, the British Consulate and Tata Consultancy Services will partner to provide internship opportunities for British students in India. The agreement is part of several initiatives to increase cooperation between the UK and India, so let's take a clos...

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Gender Pay Gap Shrinks in UK Higher Education
December 4, 2015
There's more good news for women in the UK. A new study published last month shows that the Gender Pay Gap (GPG) is shrinking in one professional sector. Here's what the study shows and what it means for women in higher education

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German Universities Unite to Fight Xenophobia
December 1, 2015
The refugee and migrant crisis currently facing Europe is one of the most pressing humanitarian issues in recent years. Countries like Germany are rising to the challenge and accepting record numbers of displaced persons, but the influx of refugees has also triggered a backlash of xenophobia and ant...

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British Council Survey: STEM Students Value Academic Excellence
November 27, 2015
If you're a student considering or studying science, technology, engineering, or mathematics, a new study released by the British Council should interest you. The British Council's higher education research team, Education Intelligence, has released data collected through a survey of international s...

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How Do International Students Choose? New Insights Revealed
November 24, 2015
The growth of international students studying at the bachelor’s degree level far outpaces growth of master’s students -- 54 percent compared to 26 percent over the same fiveyear period. Which begs the question: how do they all decide what to study and where? A new report yields new ...

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New Zealand Universities to Publish Job Success Info For Grads
November 20, 2015
One of the top things today’s students are looking for when choosing a university? Positioning themselves for future success on the job market. Thanks to a new government initiative in New Zealand which will require universities to reveal employment status and earnings about their graduates, N...

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International Education to Drive Economic Growth in New Zealand,
November 17, 2015
New Zealand revealed its Business Growth Agenda last month, and the ambitious economic plans include some great news for international students. Let's take a closer look at New Zealand's new Agenda and what it means for students around the globe.

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Canada's New PM Plans to Simplify Immigration for International Students
November 12, 2015
In October, Canada's Liberal party won the federal election, ousting the Conservative government that had been in power for much of the last decade. The new government, and its Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, campaigned on a series of promises, some of which were directed at international students an...

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Australia to Increase International Study Grants in 2016
November 10, 2015
There's great news if you're an Australian student. The Australian government has announced new efforts to assist students in higher education who wish to study abroad. Let's find out what they're planning and how it could help make your international studies easier and cheaper!

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Inspired by the World Cup or simply the attraction of an original and topical place to study, students are looking to Russia to further their educatio...


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July 19, 2018

Just because you’re in school doesn’t mean you can’t give back. In fact, students have a lot to offer when it comes to helping their communities...


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July 12, 2018

Dream of starting your own business? Why wait? You can launch your startup while you're still a student. Here's how.