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Ebola puts US universities on edge

20 Oct 2014

By Elizabeth Redden, for Inside Higher Ed

Use of international recruitment agents ‘needs overhaul’

16 Oct 2014 | By

Paper by academics calls for greater transparency

Vince Cable attempts to woo Indian student market

10 Oct 2014 | By

Vince Cable is announcing a new set of measures designed to stem the fall in Indian students choosing to study in the UK

Oxford v-c: UK immigration policy is ‘baffling’

07 Oct 2014 | By

The head of the University of Oxford has said he is “baffled” by the UK’s “hostile” student visa system, and called for a shift to evidence-based policymaking

China to provide 'almost half’ of UK’s postgraduate growth

06 Oct 2014 | By

British Council report warns of overreliance on Chinese market in coming decade

Domestic postgraduate places ‘aided by overseas expansion’

03 Oct 2014 | By

Fees paid by growing numbers of overseas postgraduates studying in the UK have helped to subsidise additional places for domestic learners

Chicago suspends Confucius Institute negotiations

29 Sep 2014

By Elizabeth Redden, for Inside Higher Ed

‘Concerns’ over money for Uclan Cyprus site

25 September 2014 | By

Pension fund that invested £16 million in project at centre of kickbacks case

Indian enrolment continues to fall Subscription

25 September 2014 | By

Figures show sharp drop in demand from the subcontinent

Brazilians get apology for poor work ethic email Subscription

25 September 2014 | By

Some 70 Science Without Borders students at Southampton received a message citing faculty complaints about their performance

The UK: where world leaders come to learn Subscription

25 September 2014 | By

British Council claims that one in 10 current world leaders have studied in the UK

Glyndwr given more time in visa licence appeal

23 Sep 2014 | By

Glyndwr University has said it has been given more time to appeal against the suspension of its visa licence to sponsor non-European Union students

Yvette Cooper confirms net migration pledge

23 Sep 2014 | By

A Labour government would remove overseas students from net migration targets, shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper has reiterated.

Overseas students help keep postgraduate numbers stable in US

22 Sep 2014 | By

A rise in international postgraduate enrolments in the US has helped overall recruitment in the country to keep rising, a report has found

UK and Ireland rated best for overseas applicant service

21 Sep 2014 | By

Universities in the UK and Ireland are the best in the world on informing international students about degree course information, a new study claims.

Film shows fight for education by Iran’s Baha’is Subscription

18 September 2014 | By

To Light a Candle documentary spotlights work of underground Baha’i Institute for Higher Education in face of persecution

International students ‘feel welcomed’ by UK peers

14 Sep 2014 | By

A new report reveals the extent to which British students welcome their international peers

Student recruitment agents sometimes engage in ‘outright fraud’

03 Sep 2014 | By

Report from OBHE says ‘no question’ some are involved in suspect practices

Net migration figures push 250,000

28 Aug 2014 | By

Net migration has risen to 243,000 in the past year, dashing government hopes of meeting its target, although student immigration has remained stable.

Overseas master’s student asks why she was allowed on to course Subscription

28 August 2014 | By

Postgraduate claims that her English was not up to scratch

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