Language app Busuu releases new efficacy study

The study showcased the learning potential for students when combining self-paced study, a bustling global community, and one-to-one Live Lessons with professional language teachers. It found that all beginners improved on at least one speaking or reading test, as did...

“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...

Chinese businesses pivot away from study abroad

The data was revealed in a webinar that explored China’s agent market for providers who are looking to return to the country in the post-Covid reopening period. “All of these areas have some natural overlap with study abroad consulting” As part of the research, BONARD...

94% of Indian students record rise in desire to study overseas

Surveying 5,000 students that registered on its platform in the previous five months, Leverage Edu also found that 75% students said the UK was their preferred study destination, followed by 13% saying the same of Canada and 9% of the US. The rise in students...

26 colleges and universities awarded grants to expand study abroad

The 2021 Increase and Diversify Education Abroad for U.S. Students grants have been awarded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, and its implementing partner, World Learning. “The US Department of State is committed to expanding study abroad...