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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 closer look at the impact of Erasmus, along with how Brexit is potentially threatening its future.


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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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Why are German Students Becoming More Mobile?
June 28, 2016
Germany is climbing the charts as a destination for international students, but Germany's interest in international education isn't a one-way street. German students are increasingly mobile, and new data shows that outbound German students are keeping pace with incoming students from abroad. Let's t...

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Did You Know that International Students in Germany Stay on After Graduation?
October 27, 2015
If you're an international student studying or planning to study in Germany, there's a good chance you'll end up staying there. The results of a new international student survey reveal some interesting things about studying abroad in Germany. Let's take a closer look.

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$185million Boost to American Study Abroad Programs
October 20, 2015
Governments, institutions, and students recognize that studying abroad is an important part of higher education. In an effort to encourage more students to study abroad, a new initiative has invested $185million in study abroad programs throughout the United States. Here's what this investment means...

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Reflections on International Student Life in New Zealand
October 13, 2015
While learning about the history, culture, and academic offerings of potential study abroad destinations can yield valuable insights into whether a particular country or program is right for you, it’s impossible to truly visualize what life will be like until you arrive. That is, until now -- ...

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Australia Cancels 11,000 Student Visas
September 25, 2015
Australia’s push to streamline its visa processing framework has had an unanticipated -- and for some, unsettling -- side effect. According to a recent report from The Australian, the government canceled just under 11,000 student visas in the year-long span between June of 2014 and June of 201...

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September 22, 2016

You’ve got one camp telling you that an excellent thesis will help you make a name for yourself in your field. Another waxes on about the value ...


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September 9, 2016

Finland, Finland, Finland. If this Nordic country isn't already where you want to be, it soon will.  Finland may be small, but it packs big punch...


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September 8, 2016

If you’ve already been accepted to graduate school, we’ve got good news for you: your writing skills were strong enough to get your applic...