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Update on the transnational education sector in Singapore for Australian universities

9 Mar 2020 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore remains a leading partner globally for Australian transnational education. However, in support for local instituions, Singaporean government restrictions for foreign education institutions h ...

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New priority areas for Chile’s National Scholarship Program — Becas Chile

3 Mar 2020 Chile Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

The Chilean Government has three new priorities areas for Becas Chile, the national scholarship program, which presents an opportunity for Australian Universities. This opportunity is to attract new g ...

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Fellowship and studentship programs in the German space sector

24 Jan 2020 Germany Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

A European astronomy organisation invites Australian Ph.D students to apply for fellowship and studentship positions in astronomy and computer science.

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Russian universities continue to climb in international rankings

23 Jan 2020 Russia Market insights Education news MIP subscribers only

National education projects sponsored by the Russian Government have enabled Russian universities to compete globally, while encouraging academic mobility and joint research. This has opened more oppo ...

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Singapore’s first undergraduate health degree in speech and language therapy

23 Jan 2020 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Australian universities will now face intense competition for allied health enrolments as a Singapore institute launches the market’s first degree program in speech and language therapy. Australia has ...

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Singaporean universities see sharp rise in intakes for technology degrees

2 Dec 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singaporean institutions have been responding faster than their Australian counterparts in attracting students into technology degrees to address the growing demand for specialised techical skills in ...

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Russian education agents insights on student recruitment

2 Dec 2019 Russia Market insights Education news MIP subscribers only

Austrade Moscow recently held a briefing with Russian education agents to understand Russian student motivations and effective marketing approaches.

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Singapore Polytechnic introduces artificial intelligence diploma combating ICT skills shortage

11 Nov 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore Polytechnic has followed in the footsteps of Singapore University of Technology and Design to offer the country’s first full-time diploma program in applied artificial intelligence and analy ...

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

15 Oct 2019 Vietnam Market insights Vocational 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 insights Higher education Education 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 insights Higher education Education 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 insights Education news Edtech 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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