15 janvier 2020

Int’l students “plug funding gap” in Irish unis, contribute €386m

By Kerrie Kennedy. A new report has found that international students attending Irish universities contributed an estimated €386 million to the country’s economy during 2017/2018. However, increasing student numbers overall is placing “intolerable strain” on the country’s university system, according to some. More...

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OIEG acquires Oxford Int’l College in UK

By Kerrie Kennedy. Oxford International Education Group, the UK-based multi-sector education operator, has acquired UK independent sixth-form college Oxford International College for an undisclosed sum. More...

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Global Experiences joins AIFS via buy-out

By Kerrie Kennedy. Global exchange organisation the American Institute For Foreign Study has announced the acquisition of US-based internship provider Global Experiences with a view to expanding the international internships offering for students. More...

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Bright Scholar to acquire equity in Start Camp

By Kerrie Kennedy. International K-12 operator in China Bright Scholar has announced it has entered into agreements to acquire 25% equity interest in Start Camp Education. The company targets to close the transaction in May 2019. More...

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IALC Seville sees “record-breaking” attendance

By Kerrie Kennedy. A highlight of the annual language travel calendar, IALC’s 2019 Seville Workshop was one of the largest in the organisation’s history, welcoming representatives of more than 100 schools, 121 agencies and 20 exhibitors to the lively and historic capital of Spain’s Andalusia region. More...

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UPSaclay & Beihang Uni sign MoU

By Kerrie Kennedy. Université Paris-Saclay has signed several agreements with Beihang University in Beijing, China, to collaborate on training the next generation of engineering and aeronautics experts. 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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AIIMS & UCL sign partnership with dual focus

By Kerrie Kennedy. The All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi and University College London have entered into a new partnership that will enable closer research collaboration and increase academic and student exchange between the institutions. More...

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WSU to explore partnerships in Kazakhstan

By Kerrie Kennedy. The Washington State University Carson College of Business has been awarded $20,000 by the American Councils for International Education to build partnerships with Kazakhstani universities in an effort to strengthen business education and collaborative research. More...

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Int’l students apply to study at UK HEIs in record numbers – UCAS

By Kerrie Kennedy. International students from non-EU countries have applied for places at UK universities in record numbers, while there has been a modest increase in applications from EU students, the latest data from UCAS has revealed. More...

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