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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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YTD November international student enrolment data released

31 Jan 2019 Education news

The Department of Education and Training has released November 2018 student enrolment data. Total enrolments increased by 10.2 per cent to 869,185 and commencements by 6.8 per cent to 475,278.

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Suite of regional data dashboards now available in MIP Orbis

30 Jan 2019 Education news

New interactive regional data dashboards have been developed to show greater granular international education data at the regional level. The dashboards include onshore student enrolments by State or ...

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Student visa data now available by calendar year-to-date in MIP Orbis

25 Jan 2019 Education news

mprovements to MIP Orbis now allow users to compare student visa data from the Department of Home Affairs on a calendar year-to-date basis for all years, allowing simpler analysis of trends over time. ...

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Introducing Austrade’s international education team in South Asia

25 Jan 2019 Education news

This article introduces the Austrade education team in South Asia, which has ten points of presence across the region in India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan, while Nepal, Bhutan and the Maldives ...

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Introducing Austrade’s international education team in Europe

10 Dec 2018 Education news

Following the introduction to Austrade’s international education team in the Americas, this article introduces the team in Europe. Austrade’s Europe education team covers Germany, France, Spain, Italy ...

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ABS release 2017-18 education related travel exports by market

29 Nov 2018 Education news

The Australian Bureau of Statistics have released 2017-18 travel export data by purpose and market.

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Onshore student visa growth continues in September 2018

23 Nov 2018 Education news

The Department of Home Affairs have released September 2018 student visa data.

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New International enrolments in the US decline by 6.6 per cent in 2017-18

20 Nov 2018 Education news

Austrade is seeking partner institutions for the next “Film, Fly, Experience Australia” schools video competition to directly engage schools across South Asia. This will provide a platform to profile ...

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