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

8 Jul 2019 Colombia Market insights Higher education Education 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 insights Education news Edtech 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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Working session with IB Schools representatives in Mexico City

21 Jun 2019 Mexico Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Counsellors from International Baccalaureate schools in Mexico City and the metropolitan area met with Austrade recently. This working session highlighted the quality and benefits of Australian educat ...

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Indian Government recognises pathway programs in Australia

3 Jun 2019 Market insights Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

The Department of Education and Training has received advice from the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) in India in regards to the recognition of pathway programs in Australia.

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Peruvian Government increases funding to expand scholarship and research opportunities

23 May 2019 Peru Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Peru’s scholarship agency, PRONABEC, has simplified arrangements for international universities seeking to receive Presidente de la Republica Scholarship students in 2019. The Peruvian Government’s re ...

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Canada calls for Australia’s best biomedical and health researchers

23 May 2019 Canada Market insights Higher education Alumni Education news MIP subscribers only

Canada’s most prestigious biomedical and health research prize, the Canada Gairdner Awards, is accepting nominations for the 2020 round until 1 October 2019. Six of the seven annual awards are open to ...

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Overview of edtech opportunities in Brazil

17 May 2019 Brazil Market insights Schools Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

In Brazil, education is a large and growing sector. There are more than 49 million students in basic education and 8 million students in higher education. The country faces many challenges at all leve ...

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Indonesian Ristekdikti overseas postgraduate scholarship 2019

18 Apr 2019 Indonesia Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

The Indonesian Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education (Ristekdikti) has announced the reestablishment of the Overseas Postgraduate Scholarship (Beasiswa Pendidikan Pascasarjana Luar Neg ...

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Brexit affects Stockholm student numbers to the UK

29 Mar 2019 Sweden Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

The UK has dropped in popularity for Stockholm university exchange students due to shifting perceptions of the UK due to Brexit, indicated in recent analysis by Stockholms Akedemisk Forum (Staf).

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Colombian Government to increase research collaborations

15 Mar 2019 Colombia Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

The Colombian Congress has created a new Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, which provides opportunities for funded scientific collaboration between Colombian and Australian institutions. ...

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