Students degrees represent “poor value” for money

Some 10,000 full-time undergraduate students studying in the UK responded to the 2021 Student Academic Experience Survey which found 44% reported ‘poor or very poor’ value. “This report inevitably reflects the perceptions of a student body who have lived through a year like no other” The finding was a significant leap from the 29% of students […]

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...

“Unprecedented” drop in Japanese students pursuing study abroad

Across 43 JAOS members – private-sector study abroad agencies – who responded to a March 2021 survey saw the number of students taking part in study abroad fall by 76% in 2020. “The total in Japanese students going abroad through these membership organisations in 2020...

Numbers of admitted students at unis in Sweden increases in 2021

Figures show that in 2021, the numbers of admitted students not previously educated in Sweden had increased from 27,746 last year to 28,666. The increase was driven by an uptick in masters students, with 26,563 admitted – up from from 25,647 in the previous academic...