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UK: Universities Minister puts weight behind outbound study

UK: Universities Minister puts weight behind outbound study

A website designed to assist UK higher education institutions in encouraging more students to study abroad was launched this week by Universities Minister Greg Clark at Universities UK’s national conference amid calls for policymakers to implement more favourable immigration policy for inbound international students.

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UK Visitor Visa categories will consolidate, become more flexible

UK Visitor Visa categories will consolidate, become more flexible

More changes are looming for the UK’s Tier 4 visa system as the government finetunes its new Immigration Act. Speaking at StudyWorld this week, UKVI’s Bharat Pamnani said the government is planning on consolidating visitor visa categories and is considering offering a cheaper Premium Service for smaller providers.

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USA: foreign students connect cities to global economy

USA: foreign students connect cities to global economy

An analysis by The Brookings Institution of the economies of 118 metro areas in the USA has revealed that foreign students are vital players in connecting cities with economies around the world and contributed US$21.8bn in tuition and US$12.8bn in living costs from 2008-2012.

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UK: MP slams test fraud investigation, colleges in disarray

UK: MP slams test fraud investigation, colleges in disarray

Julian Huppert, MP for Cambridgeshire, has slammed the Home Office for its handling of the investigation into suspected exam and visa fraud describing its actions as “incredibly cavalier” and that it was “absolutely wrong to name and shame” the private colleges and universities without evidence of foul play.

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