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Tech Giant Announces Plans for Local Hiring Spree
December 18, 2018
With Australia facing a shortfall of employees with critical IT skills, technology consulting leader Infosys has announced plans to create 1,200 local tech jobs in the country. Here’s a closer look at the development.

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Non-Binary Student Numbers on the Rise in the UK
December 14, 2018
The UK’s Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) has released its latest data on who’s studying in higher education. One key takeaway? The number of students who identified as 'other' more than doubled between the 2015/2016 and 2016/2017 academic years. Here’s a closer look at the findings, ...

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China's Richest Man Shifts Focus to Education
December 11, 2018
Alibaba's founder, Jack Ma, is planning for the future. Top on his list? Education. Let's take a closer look.

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Freedom of Speech In Question at Australian Universities
December 6, 2018
The Australian government has asked Robert French, a former chief justice of the high court, to review the state of freedom of speech on its higher education campuses. Here’s a closer look at at the situation.

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France Plans English-Language Boost to Increase International Student Numbers
December 4, 2018
Universities in France will offer more courses in English, in a bid to attract even more international students -- it hopes at least 50 percent more in the next decade. Let's take a closer look.

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Good News for Pakistanis Hoping to Study in France
December 3, 2018
The French embassy in Islamabad recently announced news of a new scholarship program aimed at helping more Pakistani students take advantage of higher education opportunities in France. Here’s a closer look at the initiative, called the Eiffel Scholarship Program of Excellence.

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What Countries Offer Scholarship Support for Syrian Refugees?
November 27, 2018
More than 5.5 million refugees have fled Syria since the civil war began in 2011, according to World Vision. This includes just under 2.5 million children, who face significant barriers to education. The good news? There is help for the approximate 100,000 college-ready Syrians who want to pursue co...

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Will the US’s Midterm Election Results Impact Student Loan Borrowers?
November 23, 2018
A lot was hanging in the balance heading into the recent midterm elections in the US, and much of it was left unresolved with neither a “blue wave” or a “red sweep” playing out at the polls. Still, experts say the results do give us an idea about what student loan borrowers can expect moving...

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Australian Government Gives Extra Funding To Regional Universities
November 20, 2018
Australia's Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, recently pledged an extra A$135 million for regional universities, study hubs, and scholarships for students in rural and regional areas. Let's take a closer look.

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Cyprus Wants To Promote Research And Development
November 16, 2018
Last month, the Cyprus Mail reported on a new national research and innovation council in Cyprus. Let's take a closer look.

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December 18, 2018

With Australia facing a shortfall of employees with critical IT skills, technology consulting leader Infosys has announced plans to create 1,200 local...


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December 14, 2018

The UK’s Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) has released its latest data on who’s studying in higher education. One key takeaway? The numbe...


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December 11, 2018

Alibaba's founder, Jack Ma, is planning for the future. Top on his list? Education. Let's take a closer look.