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How is Brexit Affecting Higher Education in The UK?
October 5, 2018
Earlier this year, the UK’s Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) released data for the 2016-2017 year. While significant in and of itself, the report was particularly significant for one reason: the 2016-2017 academic year was the first to fall entirely post-Brexit. Here’s a closer look at the figures, along with recent insights from one EU academic in the UK.

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New Visa Restrictions for Chinese Grad Students in the US?
June 28, 2018
Chinese graduate students planning to study aviation, robotics or advancement manufacturing in the US may now have less time to do so thanks to new restrictions recently announced by the Department of State. Here’s a closer look at what to expect and why it matters.

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Malta Government Exempts Masters And PhD Students From Taxes
June 7, 2018
Under a new Maltese plan, students studying for the master's or doctoral degrees will no longer have to pay taxes when they enter the workforce. Master's students won't have to pay taxes for the first year they work, and PhD students will avoid taxes for two years of work. Let's take a closer look.

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Australia Wants to Attract More Indian PhDs
February 22, 2018
Australia wants to attract more Indian PhD candidates and has a plan to do it. Let's take a closer look at the plans of the Group of 8 -- Australia's top 8 universities.

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EU Announces New Entry Rules for Researchers
June 2, 2016
We have exciting news for international students hoping to study in the EU! The European Parliament recently passed a sweeping directive that makes it easier for non-EU citizens to study and complete research in EU-member states. Let's take a closer look at the new directive and see how the changes ...

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October 5, 2018

Earlier this year, the UK’s Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) released data for the 2016-2017 year. While significant in and of itself, the ...


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September 27, 2018

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