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Scottish Universities Will Continue to Welcome EU Students
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 and welcome to EU students. Here’s a closer look at the development.

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UN Education Head Says Strong Universities Promote Social Cohesion
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 assistant director-general for education at Unesco, Giannini called for more global perspectives and cooperation to correct imbalances and unite dispa...

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Could UK Businesses Pay Tuition Instead of Students?
December 24, 2018
Christmas comes once a year. 'Tis fortunate that it's now, at least in the UK, as some UK business may pay your tuition. What? Read on, friends, read on...

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France Plans English-Language Boost to Increase International Student Numbers
December 4, 2018
Universities in France will offer more courses in English, in a bid to attract even more international students -- it hopes at least 50 percent more in the next decade. Let's take a closer look.

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Good News for Pakistanis Hoping to Study in France
December 3, 2018
The French embassy in Islamabad recently announced news of a new scholarship program aimed at helping more Pakistani students take advantage of higher education opportunities in France. Here’s a closer look at the initiative, called the Eiffel Scholarship Program of Excellence.

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What Countries Offer Scholarship Support for Syrian Refugees?
November 27, 2018
More than 5.5 million refugees have fled Syria since the civil war began in 2011, according to World Vision. This includes just under 2.5 million children, who face significant barriers to education. The good news? There is help for the approximate 100,000 college-ready Syrians who want to pursue co...

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Australian Government Gives Extra Funding To Regional Universities
November 20, 2018
Australia's Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, recently pledged an extra A$135 million for regional universities, study hubs, and scholarships for students in rural and regional areas. Let's take a closer look.

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Denmark Retains Its World-Class Position In Research
October 23, 2018
Want to study in one of the world's biggest research hubs? Consider Denmark. It has maintained its world-class position and looks to the future to aim even higher.

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Higher Ed International Exchange is Alive and Well
October 5, 2018
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has released its annual Education at a Glance report for 2018. The authoritative source on the state of global education, it offers a fresh look at international student numbers around the world. Here’s a closer look at key findings.

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UK Universities Call for the Return of Work Visas for International Grads
September 21, 2018
With international enrollments “flatlining” in the UK, universities are pushing for the return of post-study visas which would allow students to remain in the country for a period of up to two years following their studies. Here’s a closer look at the situation.

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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...


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January 10, 2019

Think you've got it all figured out? Know what you want to do with your life? Hold up. There are jobs out there that didn't even exist a decade ago. S...