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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.

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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...

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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.

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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...

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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.

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Is it Time for the Pennsylvania Promise?
February 5, 2018
Pennsylvania is rejoicing over the Eagles win today, but many families may soon have something else to celebrate, if state leaders have anything to say about it: Free college tuition.

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Is International Enrollment Waning in the US?
January 30, 2018
For the first time in over a decade, international student numbers are declining in the US. Experts hope it's not the start of a trend. Let's take a closer look at what this means for US institutions of higher learning.

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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.

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Japanese Embassy in Malaysia Opens Scholarship Applications
January 25, 2018
Malaysians interested in studying Japanese and or pursuing teacher training studies have a promising option when it comes to financial support: The Japanese Government Scholarships for Japanese Studies and Teacher Training. Here’s a closer look at the program.

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Indian Students Choose China Over UK
January 24, 2018
New data shows that Indian students are choosing China over the UK—especially for medicine, engineering, and computer science. Let’s take a closer look.

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February 15, 2018

If the Winter Olympics has you thinking about how you can ski and study at the same time, you need to take a look at this. From the Northern Hemispher...


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February 14, 2018

What do Yoda, Mr. Miyagi, Professor Dumbledore, and Mary Poppins have in common? In addition to great screen presences, they're mentors. Do you need o...


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February 8, 2018

Welcome to Opening Ceremonies! As you watch this year's Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, consider one of these exciting fields of study. P...