Are International Internships on the Rise?
March 9, 2018
What's a surefire way to bolster your resume for international work? An international internship. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, more undergraduates are seeking international internship experiences to make their resumes "pop." Let's take a closer look.

Estonia Aims to Ease Inter-Schengen Student Mobility
March 1, 2018
This May, the Estonian government is expected to ease restrictions on students and researchers traveling between EU member states. Let's take a closer look.

Should the UK Make Its Own Erasmus?
February 19, 2018
With the future of international mobility in the UK remains unknown in the wake of Brexit, the UK is weighing its options. One possibility currently under consideration? Creating and funding its own outward mobility agency.

Helping Aspiring Japanese International Students Get Over the High Cost Hurdle
February 15, 2018
A recent article published in The Japan Times took on a perplexing question: Why don’t more Japanese students study abroad? According to the findings, it comes down to one thing above all else: Cost. Here’s a closer look at the situation, along with an overview of options which can help aspirin...

Swiss Government Invests in Non-EU Exchange
February 13, 2018
The Swiss Federal Council has committed $2.5 million to fund a pilot program aimed at facilitating exchange with students from non-European countries, including the US, Canada and China. Here’s a closer look at the three-year trial.

New Zealand Aims to Improve Higher Ed Integrity By Tightening Up on Post-Study Visas
February 12, 2018
Citing desires to safeguard the integrity of higher education and reduce the number of students using international studies as a “back door” to residency, New Zealand’s government has plans to tighten its student visa scheme. Here’s a closer look at the initiative, along with what it may mea...

More US Students Study Abroad
February 7, 2018
The numbers are in: the US saw a four percent increase in the number of American students studying abroad. Let's take a closer look at the latest figures--and where they're going.

More International Students Look to Japan
January 29, 2018
From its exquisite cuisine to its extraordinary educational system, the reasons to study in Japan go on and on. Given the country’s many allures, it’s hardly surprising that aspiring international students are catching on -- in a big way.

International Students Key to US Lead On Innovation
October 30, 2017
A new study shows that international students play a critical role in advancing innovation in the US. Learn more about the study and other reasons international students are crucial to the US’s role in STEM.

Israel Boosts International Academic Excellence With $83 Million
September 11, 2017
Israel’s Council for Higher Education recently allocated $83 million over the next six years to develop the necessary infrastructure at Israeli colleges and universities to attract more international students.  Let’s take a closer look at this new initiative, and what possibilities ...


March 19, 2018

Most people think of video games as a way to kick back, relax and have fun in their extracurricular hours. However, Chinese universities are also bank...

March 16, 2018

The thought of cozying up with a good book is a relaxing one for many busy students. However, the majority of Japanese university students do not read...