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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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Vietnamese university seeks Australian partners for undergraduate and postgraduate programs

12 Feb 2021 Vietnam Higher education Opportunities Education news Online MIP subscribers only

A private university in the north of Vietnam seeks Australian university partners to co-deliver bachelor and master programs in business, engineering, health sciences and tourism.

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Australia’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout to include visa holders

9 Feb 2021 Education news Government/partner updates

The Government will offer free vaccines to all people living in Australia to achieve the maximum level of coverage, including to visa holders in Australia

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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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Visa conditions and extended hours for students working in agriculture

1 Feb 2021 Education news Government/partner updates

On 5 January, 2021, the Minister for Agriculture and Minister for Immigration, Citizenship, Migrant Services and Multicultural Affairs announced changes for temporary visa holders working in the agric ...

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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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Czech Republic technical university seeks Australian partners

1 Feb 2021 Czech Republic Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

A technical university in Prague, Czech Republic, is seeking to partner with Australian universities. Partnership opportunities include engineering and sciences exchange programs, short term programs ...

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Austrade regional market update on the impact of COVID-19 (as at 16 December 2020)

16 Dec 2020 Russia Myanmar Thailand Vietnam Indonesia Malaysia Philippines China Hong Kong India Kazakhstan Uzbekistan United States of America Schools ELICOS Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Austrade update Transnational education Education news Edtech Online

Austrade will provide regional updates on the progression and impact of COVID-19 around the world, to support the international education sector as the situation continues to evolve. These reports are ...

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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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