Indian market entry specialist Sannam S4 has opened the first US office to serve the high calibre US Business Centers initiative that aims to deepen education and trade ties between the two countries. The launch coincided with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Washington, DC.
In a recent survey of more than 40,000 students in 118 countries, 60% said they would be less likely to choose the US as a study destination if Donald Trump were to be elected president of the country this November.
Speaking with The PIE News , educators, agents and accreditation bodies have said the arrests of 21 education counsellors for visa fraud earlier this month highlights the need for due diligence on both sides of the recruitment process.
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.