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World Bank approves loan to Vietnam to support autonomous higher education

23 Jun 2017 Vietnam Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

In May 2017, the World Bank approved a US$155 million loan to the Vietnamese Government to improve research, teaching and institutional management at selected autonomous universities, and strengthen t ...

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‘Truly Aussie’ Year of Australian Lifestyle in Indonesia

16 Jun 2017 Indonesia Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Australia as a ‘Lifestyle Superpower’ is the focus of the Australian Embassy in Indonesia 2017 year-long public diplomacy campaign, Year of Australian Lifestyle in Indonesia. The campaign, which uses ...

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Insights on addressing skills challenges in the Philippines to cope with digital transformation

8 Jun 2017 Philippines Market insights Schools ELICOS Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Transnational education Alumni Education news Edtech Online MIP subscribers only

Industries are undergoing a digital transformation. Faced with disruption and rapid technological changes, businesses are expected to equip themselves with the necessary digital and management skills ...

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First Australia-Brazil agritech innovation workshop generates broad interest

1 Jun 2017 Brazil Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

A high-level agriculture delegation from a number of Australian universities visited Brazil in May to participate in the first Australia-Brazil Workshop on agritech innovation, with a number of opport ...

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The changing face of the Kazakh Bolashak Scholarship

1 Jun 2017 Kazakhstan Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

The Kazakh Government has announced major changes to its Bolashak Scholarship in a bid to raise the country’s profile internationally and enhance its global competitiveness. Australian education provi ...

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Australia now in top five destinations of Colombia’s COLFUTURO beneficiaries

26 May 2017 Colombia Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

COLFUTURO has published the results of the 2017 round of its prestigious loan-scholarship program, with Australia overtaking France to occupy the number five position. Eighty-two Colombians were selec ...

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Impact of junior college mergers in Singapore on Australian education

15 May 2017 Singapore Market insights Schools Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

For the first time in Singapore’s education history, the Ministry of Education announced that eight junior colleges will be merged in 2019, reducing the number of colleges from 23 to 19. The merger co ...

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Insights on education opportunities with the Asian Development Bank

18 Apr 2017 Philippines Market insights Schools ELICOS Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Transnational education Alumni Education news Edtech Online MIP subscribers only

Opportunities in education exist for Australian universities, VET providers, research institutes, foundations and centres of excellence with the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Most ADB projects rely on ...

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Demand for English training drives interest in teacher recruitment in Peru

12 Apr 2017 Peru Market insights ELICOS Transnational education Education news MIP subscribers only

Despite strong growth in demand, levels of English proficiency in Peru remain low. Further growth in provision, for adults and children, is required to meet this demand. Current providers are entrepre ...

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