Jo Johnson, the UK's minister for universities and science, has said that international student numbers to the UK are not in crisis, but said more could be done to help UK-India ties. He spoke at the All Party Parliamentary Group for International Students.
Following a major overhaul of its strategy, Independent Higher Education is stepping back from its representation of non-HE members to focus on building its profile as a strong voice for the independent HE sector.
A new white paper, which marks an historic shakeup for the UK's higher education sector, makes it easier for alternative providers to access degree awarding powers, overhauls HE funding and brings all providers under the jurisdiction of a new regulatory body.
UK Home Office policy affecting international students and the impact this has on Britain’s image as a study destination overseas was the subject of lively debate at Study UK’s annual conference today, with commentators predicting a demise in the diversity of education institutions operating in the current policy landscape.