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2021 Competitor activity in Vietnam

16 Mar 2021 Vietnam Market insights Education news MIP subscribers only

The COVID-19 pandemic has visibly impacted economic activities across sectors in Vietnam. As a consequence, the education sector has experienced a range of challenges. While Australian institutions ar ...

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GROW Impact Accelerator invites applications from food sustainability start-ups

12 Feb 2021 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Southeast Asia’s first dedicated agrifoodtech accelerator GROW, is now inviting applications for its 2021 cohort accelerator program. Successful applicants will receive US$200,000 (in cash and in kind ...

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Digital education and online learning trends in Mexico

1 Feb 2021 Mexico Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Digital education content and delivery represents a significant global market, and Australian institutions are recognised for high quality digital offerings. In December 2020, Austrade released a repo ...

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Feedback from Thai education agents on the impact of COVID-19

1 Feb 2021 Thailand Market insights ELICOS Education news MIP subscribers only

According to the Thai education agents’ association, (TIECA) Australia remains the third choice of study destination for Thai students seeking an English-speaking country. This is supported by Austra ...

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Singaporean students study at home, local placement offerings increasing

1 Feb 2021 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore’s six local universities offered an additional 1,000 places last year as COVID-19 disruptions forced students to review their overseas education. These universities will offer more places th ...

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PRONABEC PERU confirms scholarship scheme for 2021

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

The National Program of Scholarships of Peru (PRONABEC) will continue their study abroad scholarship program for postgraduate students in 2021. Australian universities are invited to participate in th ...

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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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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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