The American International Recruitment Council will investigate Beijing-based New Oriental Vision Overseas Consulting, after a Reuters report accused the company of fraudulent university admission practices.
The number of students enrolled on a MOOC in China is set to exceed 10 million by the end of 2016, up from 1.5 million just two years ago, a Ministry of Education white paper has predicted. But despite the boom in enrolments and courses, 90% of China’s colleges and universities have not developed MOOC provision.
Higher education will provide the foundation for a deepening trade relationship between the UK and China as the bilateral partnership enters a 'golden era', according to a new report from CBI and Middlesex University.
The number of international branch campuses operating worldwide hit 249 in 2015 after more than a decade of steady growth. China has overtaken the UAE as the country hosting the largest number of IBCs, while the US and Europe are driving growth.
Taiwan's Ministry of Education has announced plans to boost the number of foreign students by 30,000 by 2019, under the government’s new policy to further foster local talent and deepen ties with neighbouring countries.