The past twelve months have been an exciting time for those who are invested in student mobility and international education. While issues such as equality and educational technology have been pulled into sharp focus, the monitoring of ongoing trends such as the aging of the global population – longer life expectancy and fewer babies – … More The Year In Review: What 2017 Tells Us About 2018
The role of community colleges in the development of local communities in the US is regularly celebrated in the news. They provide an energizing alternative route for students who might not be ready or able to progress directly to undergraduate study and who might otherwise find themselves going straight to work. It’s no wonder the … More Why Community Colleges Are A Good Fit For International Students
A recent report from the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) suggests that counselors at US colleges and universities will benefit from multicultural competency training and other forms of professional development to more sensitively respond to the needs of the growing international student population. Many international students progress to higher education directly from US high schools, … More How To Recruit, Communicate With And Counsel International Undergraduate Students And Their Parents
International Education Week falls between 13-17 November this year, with the emphasis firmly on International. It’s a chance to investigate the advantages and opportunities of working with “future leaders from abroad,” in particular through preparatory courses that bring in international students and enable them to develop the academic and cultural knowledge that can bridge their … More How To Create New Academic Routes To Your University
The higher education marketing landscape is changing rapidly. A fantastic opportunity exists for recruiters to connect with high school students via the digital media to which they are constantly connected, if only these universities can find the right media and the right tone. The importance of a university’s website design in this respect cannot be … More The Role Of Adaptive Learning Technology In Higher Education Marketing
Markets that have previously been considered easy pickings for institutions keen to maintain a steady level of international students have recently been subject to unpredicted downturns, while new opportunities are emerging in unexpected areas such as Indonesia and Iran. As recently as 2015/16, Saudi Arabia was the third largest market for US institutions hoping to … More Education Actors: Keep An Eye On These 4 Countries
[…]Those universities that work proactively in developing and sustaining international recruitment, networks, and strategies can expect their students to be more highly valued by multinational employers, who value a broadness of experience and intercultural awareness. Along with the teaching, research, and service staff, they will enjoy the opportunity to connect with talented students and faculty … More How Can Universities Promote Internationalization?