South Korea-based student recruitment company, iae Global, has earmarked Vietnam, Myanmar and Cambodia as markets offering significant opportunity for growth of its student counselling and placement business.
Asian students continued to represent over half of international students enrolled in tertiary education in 2013, according to the latest Education at a Glance report by OECD, which also shows the proportion of international students is higher at the more advanced degree levels.
Researchers looked at 16-19 year old test takers in 35 countries sitting the IELTS exam for academic or immigration motives and found that in some countries, girls do outperform boys in English language proficiency by a small margin.
A new partnership has been announced between the British Council and Tata Consultancy Services, a global IT and business solutions company, which will see 1,000 British graduates carry out internships in India.
A survey by M.M Advisory Services has found that there are shifts in preference away from typically popular postgraduate programmes towards bachelor's degrees, life sciences and different destinations.