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Rise in MENA students predicted in UK

British universities and pathway providers say they are seeing a rise in interest from Middle Eastern students as countries in the region try to up-skill young people and increase employment. According to UCAS, there was an 11.4% increase in undergraduate applications from the Middle East in 2012-2013. However, some say competition in the market is rising.

First universities portal launched for MENA

The first ever search portal for higher education in the Middle East and North Africa has been launched in Dubai and is set for international expansion. ‘Uni and I’ lists regional universities along with key information, and already features 675 institutions.


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