total ELICOS student numbers drop for first time since 2012

total ELICOS student numbers drop for first time since 2012

Produced in partnership with BONARD and supported by the Department of Education, Skills and Employment, the report found that in 2019 the total student numbers in Australia dropped 5% to almost 170,000, having stood at nearly 180,000 in 2018. “In terms of student numbers, other destinations seem to have performed better than Australia” The total […]
Student bags Diana Award for works on mental health

Student bags Diana Award for works on mental health

By Elizabeth Osayande A 400 LEVEL medical student at the Lagos State University College of Medicine, LASUCOM, Toluwalashe Soyemi, has been honoured with the Diana Award for his efforts in fighting stigmatisation of persons with mental health conditions. The Diana...
Student peers help quell fears around online study

Student peers help quell fears around online study

Speaking during a recent PIE webinar, panellists shared their experiences regarding emerging approaches to student engagement during Covid-19, with peers being utilised as a meaningful way to help deliver some certainty and reassurance to overseas students. “In March,...
DAAD survey lays bare impact of Covid-19 on student mobility

DAAD survey lays bare impact of Covid-19 on student mobility

Carried out between April and mid-May 2020, around 40% of institutions surveyed said international students had left Germany following the introduction of coronavirus-related travel restrictions. “German universities have reacted in a very calm and committed manner”...