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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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Vietnamese students continue to head for US
Southeast Asia Education News |

The number of Vietnamese studying in the U.S. has increased for an 18th straight year, according to the Institute of

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Across China: The school with only one student
China Education News |

The school was founded about a half-century ago, accommodating over 180 teachers and students in its heyday. However, as students

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63% rise in Indian students going to UK
India Education News |

There has been a 63 per cent increase in Indian student visas to UK as per the latest immigration statistics.

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PISA: Estonian pupils are the best in Europe
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According to the Programme for International Student Assessment, a premier global metric for education, the results of Estonian 15-year-olds are

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New technology universities to boost Egypt’s vocational education
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Some 700 students enrolled in three newly opened technology universities in Egypt this year as part of government efforts to

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Women STEM entrepreneurs in Latin America are gaining momentum
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Although women founders receive less than 2 percent of venture capital funding worldwide, Latin America is a growing hub for women

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Russia to simplify work rights for international students
Long-tail markets |

International students will be able to work while studying in Russia without needing to file additional documentation thanks to a

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Climate Change education to be introduced in Islamabad schools
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Pakistan has announced to integrate climate change education in Islamabad schools to better equip young people to prepare for future

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How a man born into poverty in Nepal inspired thousands of children to finish school
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An education pioneer born into rural poverty in Nepal has opened 30 schools in a bid to boost prospects for

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UM now 13th in QS Asia university ranking
Southeast Asia Education News |

Universiti Malaya (UM) continues to lead Malaysian universities in the latest guide to Asian university performance released by Quacquarelli Symonds

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Twitter in Indonesia abuzz about speech by Education Minister, who was ex-Gojek’s head
Southeast Asia Education News |

A speech by Education and Culture Minister Nadiem Makarim, which is slated to be read out on National Teacher’s Day

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Improving education in rural India, one school at a time
India Education News |

Literacy and education are crucial in creating a society of people who can think critically, and make decisions about their future. In

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Engineering, management studies losing steam in India
India Education News |

Engineering, information technology and management; the most sought after professional courses seem to be losing their popularity among students in

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Reviving higher education in India
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India has seen a dramatic increase in the capacity of its higher education sector in the last two decades. Enrolment

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The rise of the Chinese EMBA in global rankings
China Education News |

A decade ago, an MBA from a Chinese university would not have featured in the upper echelons of global university

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China to launch new English proficiency test
China Education News |

The Chinese government plans to launch a new English proficiency test in an attempt to standardise and improve how the English

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Quantum computing, CRISPR, drones, are put on Chinese kids’ reading list
China Education News |

Chinese students should learn about quantum computing, drones, military equipment, artificial intelligence and even gene editing, based on a new

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China outclasses West in key education survey
China Education News |

Teenagers from four big Chinese regions outshone their contemporaries in Western nations in a keenly watched survey of education capabilities

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Teens from China’s wealthiest regions rank top of the class in global education survey
China Education News |

Teens from some of China’s wealthiest regions are outperforming their peers in the world’s richest countries in reading, math and

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Grok High School Fairs, Fall 2019 – Southeast Asia
Grok News, Southeast Asia Education News |

In April 2019, Grok successfully launched the first high school fairs with eight reputable Chinese high schools in China. This

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