The term aggregator has quickly formed connotations of dislike and disapproval in parts of the sector, with many student recruitment companies seeking to distance themselves from the label. Nick Cuthbert reads between the lines in international education lexicon.
Universities across Europe have experienced a sudden increase in demand, but is their new-found popularity due to the "Brexit effect”? Or, with many countries already experiencing a long-term growth in student numbers, would this have happened anyway? Helen Packer finds out.
Rarely has the sector focused its attention on recruiting online. However, since the pandemic began, a digital land grab has been taking place with websites and marketplaces competing for online audiences of students seeking to study abroad. Nick Cuthbert digs deeper.