Canada moves to speed student visa processing for selected Asian markets
UK eases rules, gives students more flexibility for work visas
Higher education institutions in the Netherlands received a record number of international students this year: over 112,000 international students were enrolled for the 2016/17 academic year according
Dubai strengthens its position as a regional education hub
Ireland’s Ministers for Education and Skills, Higher Education and Housing and Urban Renewal have launched a National Student Accommodation Strategy in a bid to curtail the country’s massive shortfall
Foreign researchers coming to work at public Canadian universities for short periods no longer have to apply for a work permit, as part of the government’s Global Skills Strategy launched this week.
The number of student visas granted for study in Australia increased sharply in the first three months of 2017, rising nearly 22% compared to the same period in 2016 This growth is widely distributed
The US has held on to the top spot in the Universitas 21 rankings, which measure the quality of the higher education systems in countries around the world.
Australia’s new visa rules will not affect Indians as feared, said Australian High Commissioner Harinder Sidhu.
Responses to the International Student Survey by Hobsons show 68.5% of prospective students say the EU referendum results had little impact on their interest to study in the UK.
Foreign enrolment in the Netherlands reached a record high in 2016/17. The country now hosts more than 112,000 international students, nearly three-quarters of which (81,392) are engaged in full degre
Canadian universities are reporting significant increases in the number of foreign applications received for this year
Germany continues to build on its international position as a major study destination
The number of international students studying in China continues to climb, reaching 442,773 last year, according to new statistics from the Ministry of Education, and putting it on track to reach its
The bilingual French-English city of Montreal in Canada is officially the best student city in the world, according to the latest QS Best Student Cities ranking, with Paris dropping to the number-two
International student applications to US graduate schools are up modestly this year, driven largely by surging student numbers from India, strong demand for advanced science and engineering programmes
Ireland extends ‘stay back option’ for postgraduates
The 20 Most Popular Cities Among International Students
U.S. Higher Education Institutions tell international students:“You are welcome here
A new report from the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) finds that the number of foreign students enrolled in Russian universities has increased nearl
Singapore has the highest-achieving primary and secondary pupils in international education tests in maths and science.
Nova Scotia has launched two initiatives aiming to entice international student to stay, work and possibly immigrate after they graduate, in order to shore up the province’s ageing and shrinking workf
International education enrollment grew 11 per cent in the first seven months of the year,.
A new international student accommodation space, a project of two universities in Brussels is planned to be developed in Belgium’s capital.
The Ministry of External Affairs in India is aiming to improve its outreach to students studying overseas by appealing to the students directly.
Norway has claimed the top spot in this year’s international student satisfaction awards
Keralite Abhijith Sanjeev wins Euro 35 Lacs Marie Curie Scholarship
A new student welfare and information centre has opened in Queensland to support the state’s A$3bn international education industry.
Months after publishing its latest guidelines on the internationalisation of education, China’s Ministry of Education has announced new scholarships that will fund 7,500 students to study abroad, as w
The growing strength of China’s higher education system has been on full display of late, most recently with the country’s strong showing in major gl
Malaysia has sought to position itself as a regional education hub in Southeast Asia with growing international enrolment and increased government investment in the education sector.
According to latest news, Europe plans a variety of reforms designed to ease the transition from study to work for foreign graduates.
Singapore Airlines is launching a new route between Singapore and Wellington, via Canberra, which connects New Zealand’s capital to lucrative Asian markets for the first time.
A Canadian minister said his country is going to make some changes in the national immigration policy to facilitate more international students to stay. John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refu
Over a third of all international students who graduated from Dutch universities have remained in the Netherlands five years later, according to a report from EP-Nuffic on the rate of retention of for
International students at higher education institutions in Germany grew once again last year, increasing by 7% on top of 2014’s gains.
The SAT and ACT, standardised tests that were once crucial in the college admission process, are increasingly being substituted by other standardised tests or eliminated completely, especially for int
Presidential hopeful, Hillary Clinton, has pledged to “staple” green cards to student visas for international students completing STEM courses at master’s or PhD level.
Nurses, now you can book / take NMC Nursing and Midwifery Council, UK test at Santa Monica, Kochi, the authorized test center for NMC test of competence
Education New Zealand has released its official enrolment report for 2015. It finds that international student numbers were up 13% last year to reach a total enrolment of 125,011. This marks a second
From 1 July 2016, there will be only one student visa available to study in Australia – the Student visa (subclass 500). After 1 July 2016, if you want to study in Australia, you will need to apply f
The Nursing and Midwifery Council the professional regulator for nurses and midwives in the United Kingdom (UK) has approved the development and administration of a two part test of competence
International travellers will be able to fly nonstop between Delhi and Vancouver starting this autumn,it has been announced. Educators in British Columbia predict the direct Air Canada flight will ben
In its first 12 months, Canada's highly anticipated Express Entry system saw 191,279 applications made in 2015, of which 31,000 were offered the opportunity to become permanent residents – 16% of whom
Following an evaluation of the Express Entry system after its first 12 months in operation, it was found that 80 per cent of immigration cases were processed within the six-month target set out by the
London has been voted the most liveable city for study abroad by US students using review website Abroad101. The site’s fifth annual rankings also reveal the top study abroad programme, non-traditiona
New Zealand has released an updated version of its pastoral care code of practice for international educators that promotes fair agent dealings and student support services. Alongside the revamped cod
Vancouver Island University has decided to accept the Pearson Test of English as a valid proof of English proficiency with immediate effect. The PTE scores needed for various level of programs are as
The Canadian government has introduced legislation to reduce the period of physical residency required to apply for Canadian citizenship The new legislation will also restore a provision that allows i
A change in permit rules in the Netherlands will give international students an extended period of time to apply for year-long residence though the Orientation Year permit, following graduation, it ha
New Zealand has introduced a new pathway visa that will allow international students to study for three consecutive programmes over a five-year period, and all on a single visa.
Quebec Opens new Option to Immigrate to Canada through Skilled Worker Program
Australia to grant permission to work in Australia for the same employer beyond the standard six month period
Western Australia has released its Skilled Migration Occupation List (WASMOL) for 2015–2016.
This year has also seen 205 European universities maintain their top 500 positions
Foreign students studying at public higher education institutions in Poland will no longer have to pay tuition fees in full upfront, after a recent change in policy.
“The programme will cover the scope of immigration policies and practices pertinent to international students”
There is news for potential candidates for Canadian permanent residence through the Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP)!
UK Tier 4 Student Visa rules changed
France introduces two-year PSW permit for Indian graduates
Changes to Rule 18: English language requirements for international students
The UK government has announced they will accept results from all IELTS test dates between 6 – 22 April. This means that you can submit your IELTS results with your visa application to UKVI if:
HEC Paris and INSTEAD have made it into the top five spots of the Financial Times's prestigious rankings for Europe's best .business schools.
British universities finally ready to introduce an alternative to traditional degree classifications?
The Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships offer support to internationals to undertake study, research or professional development in Australia.
the UK has “an ambition to grow” its international education activity and has committed to addressing the fall in the number of students coming from India
Government brings forward plans to double free childcare for working families
Staying in UK for 6 months or more? New visa changes starting May 31
PARIS: Indian students in France can now extend their stay in this country beyond completion of their studies as can French students in India.
Over 500,000 international students study in the UK each year
Students doing a 25-week language programme will have their immigration permission reduced from 12 months to eight months
NSW has updated its occupation lists for 190 and Skilled Regional Sponsored Subclass 489 visa types. Occupation additions include:
Opportunities for nurses and allied health workers in Australia
Navitas signs UK, Aus pathway partnerships
Australia releases international education strategy draft
Post-study work rights and longer-term retention or opportunity in a destination country will continue to play a major role in students' decision-making too
Germany: around 50% of foreign students stay on
A new US study abroad office that will promote even greater participation in study abroad by US students, who reflect the full diversity of American society
26 universities and colleges will receive in funding to provide scholarships of $2,500 to at least six students each
India and France agreed on new scheme to allow Indian students in France and French students in India to stay for a period of 24 months
EU Right of Residence act to make Germany more welcoming for foreign academics
New report on Indian student mobility trends to the main English-speaking countries – the US, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.These five destination countries account for nearly 85% of outboun
Canada - Super Visa hits super milestone Program helps families reunite faster
Australia Govt Changes to minimum English language test scores for sub classes 476 and 485
The Association of Universities and Colleges Canada re brands as Universities Canada
PTE Academic now approved for 457 visa applications
Jan 2015 Indian student visas for NZ tops, up 47%
New zealand Education to launch Welcome Party for International Students
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) launches Express Entry system to manage applications for permanent residence under federal economic immigration programs.
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Canada's new rules allow international students on courses of more than six months to work off campus