Archive for international education

If You Bring Them, Help Them Succeed

Open Doors, a survey published annually by the nonprofit Institute for International Education, has just reported that approximately 723,277 international students were enrolled in U.S. institutions of higher education in 2010-2011.  Whether physically on campus or learning from a distance, there are native differences in learning and culture that can affect their overall academic experience.  Here are some ideas for ensuring that our international students have the best learning and social experiences possible.   Read more

Future brings huge demand for international education

The number of students around the globe enrolled in higher education is forecast to more than double to 262 million by 2025. Nearly all of this growth will be in the developing world, with more than half in China and India alone. The number of students seeking study abroad could rise to eight million – nearly three times more than today. Read more

China is a key destination for international learners

A record 292,611 students from 194 countries and regions studied in China in 2011,up 10.38 percent from the previous year, figures from the Ministry of Education show. Read more