The President of Ireland says he wants to “plant the seeds to break new ground” and “renew” the relationship between British and Irish academics
House of Lords committee calls for ‘proportionate’ checks on students
Labour says it wants more international students to come to the UK and would consider not including students in the same targets as other migrants.
Germany rethinks after rush to adopt Bologna reforms Subscription
Problems with the introduction of EU harmonised three-year degrees have led to a reassessment
International students complain of ‘inadequate’ teaching while hearing their visa sponsorship could again be in jeopardy
IAU study identifies threats and opportunities of internationalisation
‘No academic boycott’, Willetts reassures Israelis Subscription
Universities and science minister at BIRAX conference affirms intention to encourage partnerships for joint scientific research projects
Fall is major factor in student numbers from abroad dropping for first time in almost three decades
Lords committee also becomes sixth Parliamentary group to call for students to be removed from net migration count
Birmingham and Illinois at Urbana-Champaign pledge coordination on multidisciplinary research projects
Pro v-c at Nottingham Trent attacks ‘profit chasing’ in sector and calls time on marketing speak
Foreign students: a belated welcome Subscription
James Brokenshire, the immigration minister, said that he wanted to ‘underline’ a ‘message of welcome’ to international students
Mauritius wants foreign students; Aberystwyth will help to provide them
The former British High Commissioner to South Africa is to join University College London to steer its international strategy.
Northumbria University is to become the latest UK institution to open a campus in London as it tries to increase international student numbers.
Licences to recruit overseas students at risk Subscription
‘Savage reduction’ in overseas recruitment feared after new minister’s speech
Analytical, not visionary, mindset may be best protection against a branch campus blunder
150 universities pledge to join Institute of International Education initiative
The government’s new immigration minister has threatened to make it tougher for education institutions to keep their student visa licences.
UUK lobbies Parliament over immigration bill concerns