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Regulation update on foreign cooperation and investment in vocational education and training in Vietnam

15 Oct 2019 Vietnam Market insightsVocational Education and Training (VET)Education news MIP subscribers only

The Vietnamese Prime Minister recently approved Decree 15/2019/ND-CP which provides guidelines for implementation of articles of law on vocational education. These guidelines are relevant to Australia ...

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Singapore’s first integrated translational R&D hub for boosting clinical diagnostics research

15 Oct 2019 Singapore Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

Singapore now has an integrated translational R&D hub, supporting clinical diagnostics in collaboration between the National University of Singapore (NUS), Agilent Technologies and National University ...

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New German funding program for international partnerships

30 Sep 2019 Germany Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) has introduced a new €50 million funding program to support the internationalisation of various universities of applied sciences.

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US edtech funding — Highlights from 2018 and 2019

20 Sep 2019 United States of America Market insightsEducation newsEdtech MIP subscribers only

Investment in the US edtech sector has been fairly consistent and stable over the last several years. Recent research by Austrade captures market insights on trends in edtech funding in the US for 201 ...

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Online education opportunities in the UAE

16 Sep 2019 VietnamIndonesiaMalaysiaPhilippinesSingaporeChinaIndia Market insightsSchoolsELICOSVocational Education and Training (VET)Higher educationTransnational educationEducation newsEdtechOnline MIP subscribers only

The UAE Government remains committed to the education sector through the UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda. Vision 2021 is a push towards transforming the emirate into a sustainable and a digitally empo ...

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Singapore introduces through-train program to guarantee pathways for polytechnic graduates into local universities

22 Aug 2019 Singapore Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

Australian universities that recruit international students from Singapore’s five polytechnics will now face a new challenge — as the Singapore Ministry of Education has announced a through-train prog ...

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Exploring food and agribusiness research opportunities in Singapore

15 Aug 2019 Singapore Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

Australian universities with strong capabilities in the food and agribusiness sectors can tap into existing and new opportunities in Singapore, as additional government funding has been announced to s ...

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Canadian research funding programs for research collaborations

1 Aug 2019 Canada Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

The Canada Research Funding Sources provides a listing of Canadian programs where international, including Australian, researchers and institutes may be eligible for funding.

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Singapore university develops new artificial intelligence degree

31 Jul 2019 Singapore Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

For the first time in Singapore, a degree in design and artificial intelligence (AI) will be introduced by the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) to address the talent shortage withi ...

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Record results in latest round of Colombia’s Colfuturo scholarship program

8 Jul 2019 Colombia Market insightsHigher educationEducation news MIP subscribers only

Results of the 2019 Colfuturo credit-scholarship program are the highest in the program’s history, with 3,093 Colombians applying for funding to undertake master degrees and PhDs abroad. Of that total ...

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India edtech market insights — webinar recording

26 Jun 2019 India Market insightsEducation newsEdtech MIP subscribers only

The Austrade South Asia team recently conducted a webinar on market insights in India in the edtech space. The webinar provided an overview on the edtech landscape in India and points for consideratio ...

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