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NZ TO HAVE TOUGHER CHECKS ON OVERSEAS STUDENTS
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New Zealand Immigration Minister Jonathan Coleman said he was planning to make it harder for some international students to study

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NEW ZEALAND BOOSTS PROMOTION OF EDUCATION TO FOREIGN STUDENTS
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New Zealand is almost doubling the amount of money it spends promoting its education system to foreign students. “International education

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CHINA TO BUILD STRONGER EDUCATION TIES WITH AUSTRALIA
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Australia has become one of China’s major partners in terms of training and development of skilled workers and scientific innovation.

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“ENROLLMENT CRISIS” LOOMS FOR CHINESE UNIVERSITIES
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9.33 million students in China took the National College Entrance Examination this year, which was 1 million fewer than the

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SINGAPORE’S NTU EXPANDING TRAINING PROJECT TO COVER CHINESE UNIVERSITY MANAGERS
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Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University signed a MOU with China’s State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs (SAFEA). Under the agreement, SAFEA

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EDUCATION MINISTERS DISCUSS BALANCED STUDENT FLOWS BETWEEN ASIA, EUROPE
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European and Asian education ministers met in Copenhagen to discuss how to balance flows of students between higher education institutes

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DUTCH UNIVERSITY TO OPEN RESEARCH BRANCH IN CHINA
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The Delft University of Technology will establish a research branch in Beijing – Beijing Research Center, which will be based

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FEWER HIGH SCHOOL GRADS FIGHT FOR UNIVERSITY PLACE
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A smaller number of students will take the national college entrance examination in 2011 than did in past years, and

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SEMINAR ON SAFETY FOR OVERSEAS CHINESE STUDENTS HELD IN CHICAGO
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A seminar on safety for overseas Chinese students was recently held at Illinois Institute of Technology (ITT) in Chicago. More

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AUSTRALIA’S UNIVERSITY STUDENT NUMBER GROWS
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The Australian Federal Government showed that the number of students at Australian universities grew by an average of 10 percent

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TSINGHUA AND OXFORD ARE BECOMING SCHOOLMATES
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Tsinghua University will build a closer relationship with University of Oxford. According to an agreement signed recently, the two universities

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STUDENTS GO OVERSEAS IN RECORD NUMBERS
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China has the largest number of overseas students in the world, with a record 1.27 million studying abroad at the

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CHINA SETS UP COMMITTEE TO HELP RETURNING CHINESE SCHOLARS START BUSINESSES
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A committee has been funded to offer various forms of business start-up assistance to qualified Chinese scientists returning from overseas

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OXFORD UNIVERSITY TO PROVIDE NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR CHINESE STUDENTS
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The relationship between Oxford University and China would develop further as Oxford’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Andrew Hamilton will announce a new

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HALF-MILLION-DOLLAR GRANTS ANNOUNCED IN CHICAGO TO SUPPORT AMERICANS STUDYING IN CHINA
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Chicago Mayor Richard Daley and Chicago Public Schools (CPS) officials announced 480,217 U.S. dollars in grants that will be used

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UNIVERSITY IN WEST CHINA EARNS INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS ACCREDITATION
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China’s Xi’an Jiaotong University has received the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Accreditation for its top-quality business

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UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY BACK TO CHINESE MOE LIST
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University of Calgary is back on China MOE’s list of accredited universities more than a year after being removed in

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SHANGHAI BEGINS CONSTRUCTION OF CHINA’S FIRST SINO-AMERICAN UNIVERSITY
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Shanghai has begun construction of New York University Shanghai, the first university jointly operated by China and the United States.

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BEIJING VC FIRM EARMARKS RMB 1B FOR EDUCATION SECTOR INVESTMENT
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Beijing-based consulting firm He Jun Capital plans to invest up to RMB 300 million in for-profit education and training sector

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XINJIANG LAUNCHES MASSIVE TRAINING PROJECT FOR JOBLESS COLLEGE GRADUATES
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China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is planning to send 22,000 jobless college graduates to study and intern in some of

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