Australian student visa applications drop by a third

Among the top source countries for students, applications from Nepal dropped by 60.7%,  India by 46.7% and China by 19.9%. “Show students the sector is here to help” Numbers from Brazil and Sri Lanka also dropped by around a third, and those from the US and Vietnam by over a quarter. Speaking during a Q&A […]

Language sector needs ring-fencing and reform, sector leaders urge

Proposed solutions for coronavirus-associated problems include introducing a global distribution system for language providers and agents similar to that of the wider travel industry, mandatory insurance policies, and reforming flexible payment plans. “”That practice...

Bayelsa trains teachers for safe reopening of schools

Education investment, priority of my administration — Gov. Diri Samuel Oyadongha – Bayelsa Yenagoa Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, says his administration will prioritise investment in the education sector as it remains the bedrock for the development of...

UCW offers $455k to international students required to self-isolate

The university is providing each student self-isolating in a hotel with a $650 voucher, as well as additional support. This $455,000 commitment to incoming students is meant to help offset the cost of self-isolating away from home for two weeks. “This initiative will...