FDSV “in the starting blocks” after 85% fall in 2020

Compiling statistics from some 18 members – representing 18.95% of the country’s 95 providers – the 2020 market analysis found that the number of outbound students fell by 85%. Germany’s 95 language travel providers usually cater to some 160,000 students. Canada and Malta both saw the share of students selecting to travel to the countries increase, despite […]

student satisfaction rates fall in int’l cohorts

The Student Experience Survey collects data on key aspects of the higher education student experience and focuses on aspects of the student experience that are measurable, linked with learning and development outcomes, and potentially able to be influenced by...

Pearson hones in on digital after 10% revenue fall in 2020

The company’s 2020 preliminary results revealed that underlying revenue declined 10%, with total sales dropping 12% to £3,397m (2019: £3,869m) and net cash generated from operations falling from £480m in 2019, to £450m in 2020. Test centre closures contributed to...

Non-EU tuition revenue to fall 10% in England, says Office for Students

However, English higher education is “in reasonable financial shape”, and the impacts of coronavirus on university finances are “not as severe as first feared”, the OfS outlined in a report. England’s total non-EU student tuition hit £6.0 billion in 2019-20 – an...