Ireland growing as destination for African students

Student numbers increased by 61% over the past three years, growing from 800 in 2018 to 1,300 students in 2020. The biggest growth was in 2019 when those enrolling jumped to 1,230, up from 800 the previous year, representing a growth of 53%. The figures however slumped in 2020 when only an additional 70 learners […]

Indian students protest against visa processing delays

Late last year, the Ministère de l’Immigration, de la Francisation et de l’Intégration in Québec issued a decree suspending the processing of international applications at 10 institutions as a result of “dubious” international student recruitment practices. “We are...

int’l students’ belongings, valuables still in dormitories

While the Chinese government’s foreign ministry spokespersons continue to reiterate that the government “attaches high importance to protecting the rights and interests of international students in China”, for some, the inflexibility is bringing them to breaking...