The French Minister of Foreign Affairs has set a target to attract 10,000 Indian students to study in the country by 2020, saying France's Indian student intake doesn't match the countries' trade generation.
International education has not escaped the effects of last month's demonetisation of the Indian rupee. While the industry is unlikely to suffer in the long term, education agents have said there are short term implications to overcome.
The European Union will make an example out of the UK’s vote to leave the bloc and the US economy will grow more quickly, accelerating to a recession by 2019, according to the MD of the Economist Intelligence Unit.
Hong Kong universities need to be more international as non-mainland foreign students made up only 3.9% of total enrolment in 2015/16, while accommodation and academic space are lacking, said the city’s official auditor.
China will roll out the National English Proficiency Test by 2020 as the country makes a breakthrough in developing the first comprehensive scaling system for teaching, learning and testing of the language, the Ministry of Education has said.