Australia ed export earnings dropped 21.4% in 2020

“Education export income declined in all sectors in 2020. VET was the only sector with results comparable to 2019 levels, decreasing by just 1.3%,” said the ABS of the findings. “Higher education generated two thirds of the international education export income (accounting for $21.1bn dollars), despite a 24% reduction.” “Higher education generated two thirds of […]

Australia mulls green light system for international student pilots

The federal government approved a plan submitted by South Australia to see the return of 160 students per fortnight on June 18, while stakeholders also anticipate a similar plan in New South Wales will also be approved in late June/ early July. The NSW pilot...

Gov approves return of international students to South Australia

Under the plan – proposed by the state in early June – international students will enter the South Australia and quarantine for two weeks at a facility in the city of Salisbury.  “International students add so much to South Australia’s multicultural fabric along with...

NSW submits plan to federal gov’t in Australia

Authorities in the country’s most-populous state say the initiative will support local economic recovery and benefit tens of thousands of NSW residents who rely on the international education sector – worth $14.6 billion in 2019 – for work. The program will see...

South Australia approves plan for return of international students

Under the plan, 160 students will be brought in at a time and spend two weeks quarantining at Parafield Airport, in the north of the city of Salisbury.  “International students add so much to South Australia’s multicultural fabric, along with the clear economic...