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South Africa to Encourage Student Immigration
November 3, 2015

South Africa wants international students to stay after they graduate. The country, which boasts the second largest economy in Africa, hopes that foreign students who study at South African universities will choose to stay and work in the young nation. Let's take a closer look at how South Africa plans to encourage student immigration.


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Google Reveals International Students' Top Searches
October 30, 2015
International student enrollment is skyrocketing around the world, and when potential students want to find out about universities and schools, they turn to Google to search for the best opportunities. Now, Google has revealed some interesting trends based on internet searches for international stud...

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India Debuts New Internal Rankings System
October 29, 2015
All universities are not created equally. Nor are all of the global rankings systems designed to measure them. These differences can be highlighted by varying parameters between rankings framework -- particularly when viewed through the lens of cultural diversity. In an attempt to promote transparen...

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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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The Netherlands Sees Increasing Numbers of Foreign Students
October 22, 2015
Approximately 62,000 foreign students attended Dutch colleges and universities last year. This impressive increase brought international student representation to nine percent -- a victory for the Netherlands, which has been aggressive in its attempts to recruit more diversity to its higher educatio...

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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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Malaysia Seeks 200,000 International Students by 2020
October 15, 2015
Malaysia’s government recently announced a new national imperative: to bring the country’s population of international students to 200,000 by the year 2020. Let’s take a closer look at this innovative plan designed to promote inbound exchange while strengthening Malaysia&rsquo...

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New Phase of Educational Collaboration Between the UK and China
October 13, 2015
Last month’s eighth UK-China Education Summit in London culminated in the signing of the UK-China Strategic Framework in Education, described by British Minister for Universities and Science Jo Johnson as representing a “new phase of scientific and educational collaboration on an unprece...

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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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Japan and Australia Sign Qualifications Deal
October 5, 2015
In a benchmark agreement, Australia and Japan have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). The MoU will help to improve cooperation between higher education institutions in the two nations and increase the number of Japanese and Australian students studying abroad. Let's see why this aggree...

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