Educational News

By Joanna Hughes January 22, 2019

New Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) figures reveal optimistic news about the number of foreign students in the UK: the overall number in the academic year 2017/18 grew. Here’s a closer look at the data, as reported by Financial Times. 

Increasing International Interest

Led by a surge of students coming to the UK from China, overall non-EU first-year international students increased to 185,415 in 2017-2018 -- a 7.6 percent jump from the previous academic year.

In addition to the 30 percent year-on-year spike in Chinese student enrollments, first-year enrollments from...

By Joanna Hughes January 22, 2019
Zambia’s government recently announced it plans to provide 1,000 scholarships to five additional public universities. The funds are the result of loan...
By Joanna Hughes January 16, 2019
The 'skills gap' is a frequent topic of discussion for educators and employers alike. Which begs the question: are colleges sending their graduates ou...
By Joanna Hughes January 15, 2019
While many of the implications of Brexit remain unknown, education leaders from Scotland made one thing clear last month: the country will remain open...
By Joanna Hughes January 8, 2019
Are universities being pulled in separate directions? This is what the UN’s top education official Stefania Giannini proposed in a recent talk. The as...

Educational articles

By G. John Cole January 18, 2019
Madrid, Spain’s capital, is a thriving, fascinating metropolitan city and a great place to study. The city is in the ascendant, with a wave of new sta...
By Joanna Hughes January 16, 2019
When most people think of business success, they think of making lots of money. And while this is often the case, there’s another reason to pursue a b...
By Alyssa Walker January 15, 2019
Looking for a career where you get to work with lots of people, listen to their stories, and make a positive social impact? Consider social work. Soci...

Newly Added Programs

January 23, 2019 | University of Wroclaw
The public history program is addressed to all the BA graduates, not only in history, and even not only in the humanities, who would like to conduct the research about and promote the public uses of h... [+]
The public history program is addressed to all the BA graduates, not only in history, and even not only in the humanities, who would like to conduct the research about and promote the public uses of history. Public history has been operating since the 1970s as a subdiscipline of history, but also as a separate academic discipline. It is called the history "for the people, by the people, with the people, of the people" and deals with all the aspects of history outside the formal education (also academic education). It operates for many years at the universities world-wide and enjoys considerable popularity among the students. [-]
If you wonder how people can learn and perform optimally, then this Master’s programme is the right choice for you. The Psychology curriculum consists of a series of modules or courses. Every co... [+]
If you wonder how people can learn and perform optimally, then this Master’s programme is the right choice for you. The Psychology curriculum consists of a series of modules or courses. Every course covers one specific psychological theme. All of the activities that you will undertake during this course, i.e. lectures, tutorials, practical meetings and assignments, are related to this theme. The Master’s programme consists of three courses in which you will study the topics of the specialisation of Psychology of Human Learning and Performance and one course in statistics. [-]
This Master’s Degree is designed specifically for young entrepreneurs to be, current entrepreneurs, and professionals who own a family business. Perfect also for career switchers, this program e... [+]
This Master’s Degree is designed specifically for young entrepreneurs to be, current entrepreneurs, and professionals who own a family business. Perfect also for career switchers, this program enhances entrepreneurial knowledge, strategy and spirit, covering the most cutting edge and relevant business models and technology. [-]
This is the only Master’s degree in the world to give you a comprehensive and systematic understanding of real estate, capital markets and global hotel development. Ideal for those wanting to be... [+]
This is the only Master’s degree in the world to give you a comprehensive and systematic understanding of real estate, capital markets and global hotel development. Ideal for those wanting to become a chartered surveyor, work for a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), fund, bank or asset management team, this programme opens the door to the world of real estate finance and hospitality development. [-]

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