UK seeks to attract global talent with new Scale-Up Visa

Launching in spring 2022, the visa will allow fast-growing businesses to access highly skilled overseas workers.  “An economy built on innovation must be open and attractive to the best and brightest minds” The fast-track visa will be available for those who have a...

Canada and UK beneficiaries of changing preferences, survey shows

According to the AECC survey of 7,400+ prospective student respondents in 147 countries, of the 21.1% suggesting they had changed their preferred destination, 36% did so in favour of Canada. India, the Philippines and Nepal were the three largest respondent countries...

CBIE 2021 Excellence Awards winners announced

CBIE is a non-profit organisation that seeks to advance Canadian international education by creating and mobilising expertise, knowledge, opportunity and leadership. “Richard Poulin has been a source of inspiration for many international education stakeholders” A...

Belfast conference celebrates association’s third decade

Leadership and management were key themes as the language school association held a hybrid annual conference for the first time in their history, with those attending in person at the famed Europa hotel in Belfast. The conference took the time to mark the...

Quacquarelli Symonds introduces new environmental impact rating

The QS Stars university rating system audits and rates over 600 universities globally in three criteria – core criteria, specialist criteria and advanced criteria, which includes the new environmental impact rating. It comes after QS surveyed prospective international...