Travel restrictions could see language schools close

Under Ireland’s current rules language schools are able to reopen, however they are not able enrol new overseas students.  “As anybody who works in the English language sector knows, our primary clients are international students” David Russell, chairperson of the...

scholarships wooing students as regulations discourage TNE

Institutions from US, Canada, Europe and China are offering scholarships for online studies with the promise that the learners will relocate abroad for contact learning once the pandemic eases. This has happened as investment in transnational education Africa’s most...

Cambridge Education Group acquires Castel Education

This comes after CEG’s acquisition of iheed earlier in 2021. The company said the announcement indicates a strengthened tie with Ireland and marking a further advancement as one of the world-leading medical and healthcare education providers. “The entire team at...

US tops Soft-Power Index for fourth year

According to the Higher Education Policy Institute’s annual Soft-Power Index, 65 serving world leaders were educated in the US, followed by 57 in the UK, 30 in France, and Russia and Australia each accounting for 10 world leaders. When the UK-based think tank began...