A vote for Brexit in the UK has had an immediate impact on the value of the pound sterling. The PIE News speaks with stakeholders in the UK, Europe and beyond on possible implications for international education.
In a recent report, the Migration Advisory Committee has recommended that the government raise the minimum salary threshold for those on a Tier 2 visa from £20,800 to £23,000 for new entrants and £30,000 for experienced workers.
Following the release of the latest net migration figures yesterday, UK Immigration Minister James Brokenshire indicated that there is "more to do" to decrease the number of non-EU students staying in the country post-graduation.
The UK Council for International Student Affairs launched a “Manifesto for International Students” last week, which aims to change current rules and procedures surrounding international students in the UK.
Enrolment statistics from 2013/2014 for UK HE institutions reveal little ground has been gained on the back of last year's startling stagnation. Sector leaders have urged for a more unified approach to jumpstart the flow of international students back to the country.