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COLFUTURO announces Australian bound recipients

15 Dec 2020 Colombia Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Colombia’s Colfuturo credit-scholarship program has announced 108 Colombian students destined for Australian institutions in May 2021. The board of directors recommended a total of 1,311 scholarship r ...

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Paraguay scholarship program success story for Australia

4 Nov 2020 Paraguay Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Since the creation of Paraguay’s Scholarship Program (BECAL) in 2015, Australian universities have been highly successful, receiving 151 scholarships. This represents over 15 per cent of the total sch ...

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Survey highlights Malaysian teacher’s English proficiency needs

15 Sep 2020 Malaysia Market insights ELICOS Higher education Education news Online MIP subscribers only

In August 2020, Austrade Malaysia conducted a survey to understand continuing the professional development needs for Malaysia’s teachers. This involved participation from 567 in-service K-12 teachers ...

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Opportunities for Australian schools in the delivery of transnational education in China

9 Sep 2020 China Market insights Schools Education news MIP subscribers only

The number of schools in China offering an international curriculum has rapidly increased in recent years due to the interest of Chinese parents in providing their children with an international educa ...

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Vietnam set to implement STEM education school curriculum

25 Aug 2020 Vietnam Market insights Schools Education news MIP subscribers only

Vietnam’s Ministry of Education and Training has issued a new instruction to all education authorities to implement STEM education at schools. It serves as an official legal framework for secondary sc ...

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Thailand: English language training policy update

18 Aug 2020 Thailand Market insights ELICOS Education news Edtech Online MIP subscribers only

The Department of Education, Skills and Employment (DESE) has prepared a snapshot on the English language training policy in Thailand. The snapshot includes an overview of English language teaching an ...

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US Edtech organisations look at permanent effects of COVID-19

7 Jul 2020 United States of America Market insights Schools ELICOS Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Transnational education Education news Edtech Online Research & Development MIP subscribers only

The future of work is a common theme being discussed across the US edtech community over the past year. Compounded by the outbreak and global spread of COVID-19, working from home has become the new n ...

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Russian universities aim to expand internationalisation post-COVID-19

15 Jun 2020 Russia Market insights Education news MIP subscribers only

Russian universities are facing recruitment challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. They are being urged by the Government, to internationalise campuses and increase the number of international stude ...

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Launch of quarterly webinar series for the schools sector

16 Mar 2020 Japan Market insights Schools Education news MIP subscribers only

Austrade has launched a new quarterly webinar series for the schools sector focussed on market insights, emerging trends and opportunities in overseas markets. The inaugural webinar explored insights ...

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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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