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Market intelligence report – Vietnam student recruitment landscape 2018-19
Southeast Asia Education News |

Vietnam has become a priority recruitment focus for many universities, colleges, and schools, so to help ensure institutions have the right strategy for

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12% increase in US visa to Indian students
India Education News |

In 2017, more than 1.86 lakh Indian students enrolled in US institutions of higher education, a 12 per cent increase

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Australia overtaking UK for overseas students
China Education News |

Australia is overtaking the UK as the world’s second biggest destination for international students, says research from University College London

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UM breaks into Top 100 in World University Rankings
Southeast Asia Education News |

University of Malaya achieves its highest rank, according to the QS World University rankings for 2018. It now ranks 87th

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7,143 students from Bangladesh studying in US
Southeast Asia Education News |

The number of Bangladeshi students studying in the US increased by 53.5 per cent over the past five years, with

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Vietnamese families splurge $4 billion per year on education abroad
Southeast Asia Education News |

Japan, US, Australia, China and UK are top destinations for Vietnamese students. Vietnamese families are spending as much as $3-4

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Students from Asia flocking to Canada to study
Southeast Asia Education News |

Canada has introduced a faster and simpler visa processing mechanism for students from four Asian countries to promote the country

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UK visa rules: Exclusion of Indian students to cast long shadow on bilateral ties
India Education News |

The UK’s decision to keep India out of the revised list of countries eligible for easier student visas while failing

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India’s skilling challenge: Lessons from UK, Germany’s vocational training models
India Education News |

Even after the formation of a separate ministry for skilling in 2015 – the Ministry of Skills Development and Entrepreneurship

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Indian universities are going to offer a great deal for international students
India Education News |

The Government of India recently launched the Study in India initiative to increase foreign student enrollment to over two lakh

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China shuts down 234 partnership programs
China Education News |

Beijing’s Ministry of Education shut down more than one-fifth of the Sino-foreign joint programs and institutes on tertiary education in

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Bigger Chinese scholarships attract foreign students to boost soft power
China Education News |

China has recently announced that it has marked more than 3 billion yuan ($469 million) to be spent on education

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International schools in Hong Kong to cost 8.5 per cent more – a family could spend HK$2.7 million
China Education News |

Parents paying high prices to educate their children in Hong Kong may be surprised to learn the city only ranks

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China’s ‘yuppies’ think US$462,300 needed to raise, educate a child, study shows
China Education News |

China’s emerging affluent are pinched by financial stress as they anticipate setting aside 3.1 million yuan (US$462,300) for their children,

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Big money aimed at top universities
China Education News |

China will invest around 110 billion yuan ($17.2 billion) by 2020 to help the country’s top 42 universities become first-class

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Philippines – Free tuition at universities topic of discussion at anniversary event
Southeast Asia Education News |

At its 24th founding anniversary celebration, the Commission on Higher Education put the spotlight on the landmark legislation providing free

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Vietnam ranks fifth in international students in Australia in February
Southeast Asia Education News |

Vietnam ranked fifth among countries and territories sending their students to Australia in February 2018, according to a recent report

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Malaysia profiles its employability-linked education plan
Southeast Asia Education News |

Southeast Asia will become a bigger presence in global education, specifically in countries that form part of the ASEAN bloc,

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Malaysian PM Mahathir drops education portfolio to honour manifesto pledge
Southeast Asia Education News |

New Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad will no longer take on the education ministry portfolio, after members of the

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Why Australia is still a favorite destination for Indian students
India Education News |

The racist attacks against Indian students in Australia in 2009-2010 are a thing of the past and the number of

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