Surrey Uni signs agreement with China Scholarship Council

The agreement will initially allow 10 Chinese PhD students opportunities to study at the British institution, through the new joint CSC-Surrey Scholarship. Surrey has now become one of an “exclusive” group of universities to join forces with the CSC, following in the...

British Council targets EU student cohort with new events

The organisation expects some 8,000 students from across the EU, European Economic Area and Switzerland to join Study UK events in Europe in 2021 and 2022. The announcement comes after UCAS statistics earlier this year suggested applications from EU/ EEA students...

British Council urges staff in Afghanistan to contact UK gov

Speaking on the BBC Radio 4’s World at One, a former British Council employee still in Afghanistan said there is a risk to his life and he is yet to hear back following his application to the scheme a month ago. “Everyone knows who I was and who I was working with. In...