India’s largest vocational education provider, AISECT, has partnered with online learning platform, ALISON, in a bid to extend its reach in providing skills-based learning to rural and semi-urban populations.
With a background in providing English training for corporations, US-based English 3 has moved into the education sector with the launch of a video-based entrance exam and a student classroom-readiness course.
Processing for visa applications into the US has been delayed for more than two weeks due to a glitch in the US State Department’s software system. The lag has meant that some students planning to study an Intensive English Program have been forced to cancel the course and accommodation.
Improving social status is the number one motivator for Chinese students to study abroad, a survey by China Daily has found. The survey also revealed widespread concern about 'diploma mills' overseas and a desire for more government direction on which foreign institutions are not legitimate.
The growing demand for global internships has spurred stakeholders to search for a universal definition of an internship in order to gain support globally and facilitate the expansion of internship provision into non-traditional markets.