Amid an eight-week election campaign followed by more than a week of counting and doubt over which party would form a government, Australian industry leaders say they are confident international education will remain buoyed by its recent upward trajectory.
Navitas has announced “solid growth” in revenue, earnings and margins so far in FY2016. It has also reiterated its commitment to continue its aggressive growth strategy in North America in the coming year, where it has seen 18% year-on-year growth in student numbers to spring 2015.
Two bills updating the ESOS Act have been passed in Australia, promising to reduce administrative costs and enhance quality assurance. However, an amendment to rules on tuition fees paid in advance being placed in holding accounts did not pass.