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AFUEE Japan 2019 event and insight report

20 Sep 2019 Education news

The Australian Future Unlimited Education Exhibition (AFUEE) is Austrade’s flagship education event in Japan, held in Tokyo and Osaka. This report collects data and insights from the exhibition in add ...

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Education and skills update in Vietnam 2018-2019

9 Sep 2019 Education news

This update, jointly produced by the Department of Education and Austrade, highlights a series of activities organised to support the National Strategy for International Education 2025 and AIE2025.

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The Philippines continues to prepare for the future of work

9 Sep 2019 Education news

Austrade Manila recently organised a Future of Work Symposium on behalf of Macquarie University in Makati City, Philippines. The symposium focused on the implications of the future of work on the labo ...

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China Skills Heat Map

2 Sep 2019 Education news MIP subscriber content

According to the Chinese Ministry of Education, China now has the world’s largest vocational education system with 9.28 million newly-enrolled students and 26.85 million registered students in 2018.

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Observations from a Trade Commisioner: Scott Morriss — Austrade Tokyo

30 Aug 2019 Education news

Scott Morriss, Trade Commissioner in Tokyo manages the Japanese Business Development team in the education sector. The team recently hosted an education agent roundtable to discuss trends and gather m ...

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Report released on US philanthropic sources of research funding

22 Aug 2019 Education news MIP subscriber content

To support Australian universities, Austrade has identified major philanthropic organisations across the US that fund international research activities. As competition for public research funding inte ...

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Knowing our competitors — Austrade transnational education report released

30 Jul 2019 Education news MIP subscriber content

Driven by global demand for quality education and skills and underpinned by strong national policies and strategies supporting international education, Australia maintains a well-established reputatio ...

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Austrade Vietnam uses Webex for education agent briefing

26 Jul 2019 Education news

Austrade Vietnam recently used the Webex platform for the first time to deliver the annual Australia Future Unlimited education agent briefing to more than 250 education directors and counsellors in V ...

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Mission to the FPP EduExpos in Latin America 2019

21 Jun 2019 Education news

The Austrade organised mission to FPP EduExpos in Latin America featured a total of 26 Australian institutions engaging with almost 24,000 prospective students. The mission indicated that student fair ...

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Are you an Australian business achieving global success with your education products or services?

14 Jun 2019 Education news

Applications are open for the 57th Australian Export Awards.

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Landing page for international education data now available

14 Jun 2019 Education news

In response to sector feedback for easier access to international education data sets, we have created a landing page for international education data.

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Longer term perspectives from 2019 in the China education market

23 May 2019 Education news MIP subscriber content

Austrade was recently involved in the Australia China Education Business Planning Summit, which brought together over 130 participants including Australian education providers, state governments and e ...

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Australia’s nation brand

17 May 2019 Education news

We are currently developing a nation brand that will be easily understood, consistently recognisable, quintessentially Australian and adaptable for different uses and industries. This new nation brand ...

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Edu-tourism and the impact of international students

10 May 2019 Education news

Austrade’s Rebecca Hall and Amy Godfrey have written an article on the significant contribution that international education makes to Australia’s tourism performance, as part of IEAA’s ‘Broaden our Ho ...

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Additional evidence required for Nepal VET student visa applicants

30 Apr 2019 Education news

From 1 May 2019, the Department of Home Affairs will require all VET student visa applicants from Nepal to provide evidence of English language skills and financial capacity.

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Market Action Plans (MAPs) for Indonesia and Vietnam released

2 Apr 2019 Education news

Austrade has released a series of Market Action Plans (MAPs) to enable greater collaboration and maximise impact and benefit for the sector and Australia’s brand through a coordinated set of actions. ...

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Videos on ELICOS opportunities in Latin America

12 Mar 2019 Education news

Austrade has released a series of Latin American education insight videos on the ELICOS state of play. Hear from Marie Hill – Trade Commissioner (Austrade Peru) and Education Managers Patricia Monteir ...

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‘Find the key’ digital campaign to be launched in Latin America

12 Mar 2019 Education news

Austrade plans to launch the Find the key campaign in late April, to attract high quality prospective students from Latin America. The campaign will be delivered in both Spanish and Portuguese through ...

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Myanmar company looking for Australian education partner

28 Feb 2019 Education news

A private company is looking to partner with an Australian institution to operate education establishments that deliver programs in English from kindergarten to university levels.

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Strategic messages developed to promote studying in Australia

28 Feb 2019 Education news

With funding under the National Strategy for International Education 2025 Enabling Growth and Innovation (EGI) project fund, Austrade has developed a series of strategic messages to promote the benefi ...

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