Online Educa Berlin grew out of the challenges faced by former Soviet states to provide quality education over wide geographic areas using extensive satellite networks previously used to transmit military information.
Eurocentres has opened its first English school in a non-Anglophone country in partnership with Study Union Barranquilla, a Colombian education agency. The move chimes well with Colombia's National Bilingual Programme.
According to the Institute of International Education the number of international students in the US has grown by an impressive 8% to reach an all-time high of 886,052 in 2013. Big gains were seen in enrolments from China and Saudi Arabia while an increase in Indian numbers has reversed a three-year decline.
A top-tier Japanese private equity fund has entered into a joint shareholding agreement with iae Global Group, one of Korea’s leading education recruitment companies, with plans to expand offices in Asia and on-shore recruitment in destination countries.
Diversity is on the rise among international graduate students in the US as the third phase of the Council of Graduate Schools's International Graduate Admissions survey shows first time enrolments have risen for the fifth consecutive year despite a drop in Chinese students for the first time in a decade.
A year after launching the a student review website for study travel, ICEF has revamped its CourseFinders website to look more modern, be optimised for all mobile devices and include enhanced search and review functions.
Starting today, Chinese visitors and students to the US will be granted visas valid for up to 10 years US President Barack Obama announced this week. Education professionals in both countries welcome the move saying it will facilitate education exchange for students, scholars and their families.
The Association of International Educational Counselors Turkey has recognised language institutions and service providers with its second annual agency awards based on votes from executives at its 44 member agencies.