Go Overseas, a study abroad search platform, has partnered with Education in Ireland and Aer Lingus to offer full scholarships to students to study in Ireland. Two scholarships worth $15,000 each are being offered through a competition.
A year after Obama’s announcement that the US would begin restoring relations between the US and Cuba, NAFSA has launched an initiative to build academic relationships and student mobility between the two countries.
The US and the UK will see their market share of globally mobile students decrease over the next decade as provision of education in traditional origin countries increases, according to a new study by the British Council.
President Barack Obama has announced a new initiative to increase the number of K-12 students in the US studying Mandarin over the next five years to one million, in an extension of the 100,000 Strong programme.
Higher education institutions, study abroad organisations and other partners in the US have so far committed US$185m over the next five years to increase access to outbound study abroad through the Institute of International Education’s outbound initiative.
Dual degree programmes and short-term study abroad are two areas of potential collaboration for universities in the US and Iran, now that diplomatic relations are beginning to thaw, according to a white paper published by the US-based IIE.