CollegeDekho raises further $8.5 million

Earlier in the year, the India-based college admissions and higher education services platform revealed it had raised $26.5m with backing from Winter Capital Partners, ETS Strategic Capital, Calega and existing investors Man Capital and Rajeev Chaba. The new funding...

Collective passports cutbacks send study trips to UK packing

Along with the decision to end the use of European Union ID cards for EU citizens coming into the UK, group passports, often used by school trips, study travel firms among other organisations, have also been all but scrapped. “Currently only Slovenia, Malta [and the...

Internationals drove Canadian enrolments pre-Covid

While ahead of the Covid-19 pandemic, enrolments in colleges and universities had fallen among domestic students, by -1.8% to 642,093 and -0.4% to 1,142,091, respectively, international students drove enrolments, the Statistics Canada figures revealed. In 2019/20 –...