Education and development organizations launch new push to fund overseas fellowships and scholarships for Syrian students and professors.
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September 25, 2012
An associate dean at the University of San Francisco’s School of Management resigned from her post due to concerns about the recruitment of large numbers of Chinese students with low levels of English language proficiency and the effect of this on the overall educational experience, the San Francisco Chronicle reported.
September 24, 2012
London Metropolitan University’s international students will have the opportunity to continue their studies at the institution, assuming their visa status is in o
September 21, 2012
New College of the Humanities, in London, seeks to meld the American liberal arts and Oxford tutorial models. But critics have focused on its £18,000 annual price tag and its corporate structure.
September 21, 2012
A Republican-backed bill to increase the number of visas for foreign graduates of U.S. universities with advanced degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields failed to pass the U.S. House of Representatives Thursday. The vote was 257-158, short of the two-thirds tally needed for a bill to pass under a suspension of House rules.
September 17, 2012
At European gathering of international educators, speakers ask, "Where are we headed?"
September 14, 2012
Fraud in international higher education is a very big business, experts at a global conference say.
September 13, 2012
At European gathering of international educators, the appropriate place of English-language courses in the curriculum comes under scrutiny.
September 11, 2012
New, wide-ranging report from OECD includes statistics on the relationship of the recession to education, student mobility and degree attainment, among other topics.
September 6, 2012
In stripping London Metropolitan of the right to sponsor international students, regulators cite "systemic failures." But the debate over the university's fate is entangled with larger debates about international students and immigration.