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Grok curates news about international education from around the world to help education professionals keep up to date with developments that may inform activities in China, India and Southeast Asia.

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Name Ryan Du Position Senior Program Officer – Conestoga College Describe yourself in three words. Friendly,Rigorous,Trustworthy 友善,严谨,值得信任。 When did you

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China Dominates Top 10 Of QS BRICS Universities Rankings 2019
China Education News |

QS BRICS ranks the top educational and research institutes in Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Tsinghua University was

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Govt aims to encourage 20 higher educational institutions to attain global standards
India Education News |

In order to improve the quality of education and attain world-class standard, the central government has resolved to promote and

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Easier to buy than establish a university in Vietnam
Southeast Asia Education News |

Experts say that sale and acquisition of private university stocks have boomed in Vietnam over the past few years, because

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Malaysia to build a university at Okahandja, Namibia
Southeast Asia Education News |

The Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, a private international university with campuses in Asia, Europe and Africa, plans to construct

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Number of Vietnamese students in South Korea grow fastest in the world
Southeast Asia Education News |

Vietnam sent nearly 15,000 students to South Korea last year, three times higher than the number in 2015, making it

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Seven universities in Vietnam have made it to the list of 500 best universities in Asia
Southeast Asia Education News |

Seven Vietnamese universities mentioned in the QS rankings are: Vietnam National University, Hanoi branch (ranked No.124); the Vietnam National University,

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QS India University Rankings 2019: Seven IITs in top 10
India Education News |

QS has released the first-ever standalone ranking of India’s higher education institutions and as expected, it has been dominated by

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University of Hyderabad tops in BRICS rankings
India Education News |

The University of Hyderabad (UoH) is among the top nine per cent of the institutions ranked by QS in BRICS

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India now fastest-growing source market for international education, survey finds
India Education News |

A shift is occurring at the top of the source market ladder as India is widely perceived as the fastest-growing

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Australian state of Victoria signs on to Belt and Road
China Education News |

Victoria has become the first Australian state to officially sign on to participate in China’s mammoth Belt and Road Initiative.

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Education experts see no sign that the US will limit student visas for Chinese as part of trade conflicts
China Education News |

It is unrealistic for the US to stop issuing student visas to Chinese nationals due to its enormous trade surplus

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Birmingham opens door to Chinese students with gaokao
China Education News |

The United Kingdom’s University of Birmingham has announced that it will accept the gaokao exam for high-flying Chinese students wishing

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Hong Kong universities take a hit in latest rankings
China Education News |

Hong Kong universities suffered drops in the latest Times Higher Education law, business and economics rankings, with the publisher urging

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China surpasses US in science papers
China Education News |

China has surpassed the US in the number of articles in science journals. This is not unexpected; Chinese authorship was

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China leads Asia rise in 2019 World University Rankings
China Education News |

China is leading Asia’s rise in global university rankings, with one of its universities becoming the top institution in Asia

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UK universities target Indian students with call for post-study visa
India Education News |

An influential representative body for the UK’s leading universities called for a new post-study visa in an attempt to address

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Singapore’s strong leadership leaves Hong Kong trailing in education, technology and the economy
Southeast Asia Education News |

For a long time, the two cities were neck and neck in competitiveness, free markets, container terminal throughput, their airports

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Malaysia needs more flexible tertiary education institutions to face global competition
Southeast Asia Education News |

Malaysia needs more flexible institutions of higher education which are ready to take on new challenges so as not to

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Universiti Malaya achieves another strong global ranking
Southeast Asia Education News |

Malaysia’s oldest university, Universiti Malaya (UM), has achieved its best ranking ever on the world stage. In the THE World

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