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The Gender Gap in UK Enrollment Continues to Widen
March 31, 2016

It's always good to have positive news about women in higher education. And in the last few years, news about female enrollment in UK universities has been very positive. So, as International Women's Month draws to a close, let's take a look at the progress women have been making in Britain.


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Australia’s International Student Numbers Reach Record High in 2015
March 28, 2016
Australia solidified its place alongside the U.S. and the U.K. in the “Big Three” of international study destinations in 2015 with nearly 500,000 students from all over the world venturing Down Under, according to a media release from the office of the Minister for Tourism and Internatio...

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International Students Fuel Dutch University Enrollment
March 24, 2016
The Netherlands is a popular destination for study abroad students, and there are hard numbers to prove it. According to new figures, international students make up a significant portion of the country's university population. Let's break down the numbers and see what's happening with Dutch higher e...

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Ghana Hosts 7000 International Students
March 21, 2016
Ghana's higher education system has grown substantially in the last few decades, and students from around the world are choosing Ghana as a study destination. But the African country wants to increase its international presence. Let's find out more about higher education in Ghana!

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Foreign Students Flocking to India in 2015
March 17, 2016
India saw a staggering 50 percent increase in international students from 2014 to 2015, according to Union home ministry statistics as reported by the Times of India. Let’s take a closer look at this promising trend, along with what it means for students, India and international study at large...

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A Makeover for Canada’s Higher Education Brand?
March 10, 2016
As more countries angle for a greater share of the global higher education market, Canada is stepping up its game. At last month’s Association of International Education Administrators (AIEA) meeting in Montreal, the country announced a new branding initiative aimed at raising its profile amon...

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Russia Expects Influx of International Students
March 8, 2016
Russia’s presence on the global higher education stage is about to get a serious boost. Just how much growth can we expect to see in the years ahead? Let’s take a closer look.

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International Students Fuel University Retention Rates in England
February 29, 2016
English universities are happy to report that student drop-out rates are falling. This comes from a new report on university enrollment and retention rates, but the report also shows that the decline in drop-outs could be coming from a very surprising sector. Let’s take a closer look at the re...

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How Spain Is The Number One Destination For Erasmus Students
February 22, 2016
The European Commission’s recently released report sheds interesting light on the state of international student and faculty exchange in Europe as well as on university cooperation at large. Let’s take a closer look at countries which are getting it right, along with key takeaways for in...

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New Doors Opening for International Students in India?
February 19, 2016
While an extensive amount of evidence points to the profound benefits of international exchange, some challenges do remain for aspiring international students. Some bright news? The path to studying at the elite Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) may soon be open to more foreign students, thanks ...

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January 15, 2019

Early this fall, US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos declared that the US is embroiled in “a crisis in higher education” due to the rising cost ...


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January 10, 2019

Australian universities have seen an increase in access to higher education in recent years. However, insiders say there’s more work to be done. To ...


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January 7, 2019

Research consistently points to an access gap in higher education between students from advantaged and disadvantaged backgrounds. But this isn’t to ...