The third annual PIEoneers Awards was held at London's historic Guildhall, with CEO and founder of Diversity Abroad, Andrew Gordon taking home the trophy for his outstanding contribution to the industry.
Global international educators have congratulated the UK sector for helping reintroduce post-study work rights, but note the UK is now on a level playing field in terms of PSW settings; successful job outcomes are the ultimate influencer.
The UK education sector is elated that post-study work rights are set to be offered to international students for two years post-graduation, with enrolments from the 2020/21 academic year set to benefit from this new immigration rule.
Excel English, a well-known independent English language school in London, is to close in August. Owner Judy Loren told The PIE that a perfect storm of factors had contributed to her decision to wind down the 30-year-old business.