Cornell Uni announces Study Away scheme for international students

Under the scheme, eligible international students live and study at a local campus in their home country or region and will take a mix of online and in-person classes. “The goal of Study Away is to provide international students with a local Cornell community” The university has said that it will have local campuses in […]

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,...

BOSSA president urges universities to make Covid-19 study plans clear

“Universities have to confirm if they can start their academic year in September or October. If they do that students and parents can then make decisions about flights and visas,” Sang explained. “Students who want to get a student visa need their CASS or other...