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  • Capital Paris
  • Official Languages French
  • Population 63.4 million
  • International tertiary students 79,602 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 1,328
  • Australian share (percentage) 2 percent

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French Government moves to boost international student numbersMIP subscribers only
Monday, March 17, 2014Updates | Higher education
President François Hollande has pledged to make France more attractive to foreign students and to internationalise university campuses by simplifying the visa system and extending post-study work enti ...
Campus France Australian study tour: first expressions of interestMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, February 25, 2014Higher education | Opportunities
Campus France is organising a roadshow in Paris that offers Australian universities an opportunity to showcase their institution to more than 1000 French students and to develop partnerships with coun ...
France boosts funding for research and innovationMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, February 25, 2014Updates | Higher education
French President François Hollande has announced funding of EUR2 billion (A$3 billion) to create new regional university research centres. The program is part of the second stage of the ‘Initiatives o ...
Upcoming call from France for tenders for PISA surveyMIP subscribers only
Friday, December 13, 2013Schools | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Opportunities
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in Paris will next month call for tenders for service providers to work on the PISA 2018 project.
Growing trend of European universities courting English speakersMIP subscribers only
Friday, November 22, 2013Updates | ELICOS | Higher education
A growing number of European universities are teaching courses in English in an attempt to win students away from traditional English speaking markets.

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