Study Group organises events, learning centre, for intl students in China

Students now have access to the Shanghai Institute of Technology, WeWork coworking spaces, social events facilitated by Airbnb in several cities and the HR service provider Foreign Enterprise Service Corporation which will offer students internship, volunteer, and employment opportunities. “Our partnership with WeWork and Airbnb shows that we are prioritising the student experience in inventive […]

France sees “moderate decline” in intl students due to Covid-19

Key Figures 2021 (in French), published this month, acknowledged that the Covid-19 pandemic had disrupted international student mobility, with “successive lockdowns, difficulty in travel and closed borders”, as well as noting the impact of Brexit and its consequences...

No return for int’l until 2022, says Australian minister

In a speech at RMIT in Melbourne on Wednesday Alan Tudge said he is asked “almost daily” for a date and a roadmap for the return of international students. “We are looking forward to welcoming back international students who remain overseas, and we thank them for...

Prestigious US institutions see more int’l applications in 2020/21

Analysing some 120,000 applications submitted to US higher education institutions by BridgeU students in international schools in 120 countries, the paper found that while overall applications to US institutions decreased in the 2020/21 cycle, the number of...

New immigration bill will allow dual intent for int’l students

The US Citizenship Act of 2021, introduced last month by senator Bob Menendez and representative Linda Sanchez, includes provisions that would help international students, the organisation said. “The dual intent provision is pretty big and I’m hopeful that that is...