Indian colleges and universities will not be able to collaborate with Chinese institutions without prior approval from the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Ministry of External Affairs, the higher education regulator the University Grants Commission of India has said. The limitations on academic and research collaboration also apply to existing agreements, which the government has now said can only
Applications from international students to U.S. business schools declined by 13.7 percent in 2019, even as both Canadian and European programs saw application increases, according to a new report from the Graduate Management Admission Council. The GMAC report, titled “Early Warning Signals: Winners and Losers in the Global Race for Talent,” analyzes a decline in the percentage of prospective international business school students who
A webinar for North American university and college international officers, and professionals supporting the recruitment of international students to North American colleges and universities. This webinar takes place on Wednesday 30th October and will provide new understanding and practical solutions to help you enrol international students. The webinar will focus on the changing landscape of international student enrolment, providing practical solutions
Number of U.S. colleges and universities that award federal financial aid fell by 5.6 percent in 2018-19, to lowest mark in two decades. Higher education enrollments have been falling for years, a well-documented outcome that can be attributed to some combination of a strong U.S. economy, changes in birth rates and, perhaps, growing doubts about the value of a college degree.
Loyola University Maryland uses modern themes and music to draw college students to church and nurture their spiritual lives on campus. BALTIMORE — It’s 10 p.m. on a Sunday, and many college students are likely completing assignments, posting essays to discussion boards or otherwise preparing for classes the next day. On most campuses, it’s a time for winding down after busy weekends
More high school students are getting a head start on college, but dual enrollment is costly for some colleges. Participation in dual enrollment programs has grown steadily since the early 2000s, with more high school students getting a head start on college — and not just wealthy ones. But while dual enrollment has broad support from students and policy makers,
The ranks of international students have been growing on campuses across Canada, but a once-tiny Nova Scotia school has benefited more than most. How did CBU triple its foreign enrollment in two years, and how has it been changed in the process? The first visible sign of Cape Breton University’s transformation was the lineup for the bus. Passing motorists craned
New graduate school enrollments continue to fall among international students, but underrepresented U.S. minority enrollments are way up. Graduate school applications were up 2.2 percent year over year in 2018, and first-time enrollments increased 2.1 percent across institution types, according to a new report by the Council of Graduate Schools and the Educational Testing Service. The groups were especially pleased to see higher increases
Brown follows Princeton in letting departments decide whether to require the admissions test. Twenty-four of them opt out. Brown University announced Friday that entrance to 24 of its graduate programs will no longer require the Graduate Record Examination. Brown’s move follows a similar move by Princeton University, which last month announced that 14 of its departments have dropped the GRE as a requirement.
Roosevelt University plans to acquire Robert Morris University in Chicago as a shrinking market bears down on the private nonprofit institutions. Two private nonprofit universities under enrollment pressure in the difficult Chicago market plan a tie-up, with Roosevelt University acquiring Robert Morris University in a process leaders hope gains accreditor approval in the spring. Roosevelt is the larger of the two