International students around the world celebrate Lunar New Year

Although most often associated with China, the holiday is celebrated across the likes of Korea, Vietnam and Mongolia and other Asian countries, as well as among diaspora communities. “This year we won’t see the same shows, dance and music in person but Chinese students are resilient and they will be making special meals and staying […]

10,000 int’l students “best case” for New Zealand HE this year

Universities New Zealand estimates around 21,000 international students would normally be preparing to commence their studies on campus at this time of year but at best it estimates it will be less than half that number. “We’re still not absolutely sure how far down...

South Korean school claims international school of the year award

Along with the headline prize, a further 12 initiatives were recognised at schools in eight countries. “Branksome Hall Asia has demonstrated well planned initiatives” Branksome Hall Asia in Seogwipo, South Korea, was also honoured with the community award, while...

Recruiting through prep. year “contrary to the spirit” of law

Commissioned by the country’s minister for Education, Culture and Science Ingrid van Engelshoven, the report by the National Commission assess operations for three pathway providers operating in the Netherlands – Navitas, OnCampus and Study Group. “Preparatory track...