Asia Pacific

Confucius Institutes and U.S. Exchange Programs: Public Diplomacy Through Education

While we consider the important questions that are raised by the presence of Confucius Institutes on U.S. campuses – especially in the context of current White House “America First” rhetoric, policies, and personnel – it’s an opportune time to consider how Public Diplomacy through education has been used in the past.


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Posted in Americas, Asia Pacific, Education Policy

Education in Nepal

Current trends in education and international student mobility in Nepal: Includes an overview of the education system, and a guide to institutions and qualifications.


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Posted in Accreditation and Quality Assurance, Asia Pacific, Credential Evaluation Issues, Education System Profiles, Mobility Trends

The Economy of Fraud in Academic Publishing in China

Can China’s education sector address widespread fraud in academic publishing? Doing so is critical to the country’s effort to establish itself as an innovative research nation and move up on the global food chain of internationally reputable education systems.


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Indian Students Seeking an MBBS: Why China?

Data from India’s Medical Council indicates rising interest in China among Indian students seeking a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS). What factors are involved?


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Posted in Accreditation and Quality Assurance, Asia Pacific, Mobility Trends, Skilled Immigrants & Workforce Integration

Education in the Philippines

Current trends in education and international student mobility in the Philippines, with an overview of the education system, institutions, and qualifications.


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Posted in Accreditation and Quality Assurance, Asia Pacific, Education System Profiles, Mobility Trends

Education in Thailand

Current trends in education and international student mobility in Thailand, with an overview of the education system, institutions, and qualifications.


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Posted in Asia Pacific, Education System Profiles, Enrollment & Recruiting

Education in Australia

A look at current trends in education and international student mobility in Australia. Includes an overview of the education system, and a guide to institutions and qualifications.


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Student Recruitment in China: One Institution’s Insights From Tier II and Tier III Cities

Smaller Tier II and III cities offer smaller and unranked HEIs a chance to reach students who may be less status conscious, and more open to a range of education options in the U.S.


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Student Recruitment in India: Opportunities and Challenges in Tier II Cities

Cities such as Chandighar, Mysore, and Bhubaneswar offer an opportunity to diversify recruitment efforts – a necessity at a time when Indian student interest in U.S. institutions shows signs of cooling.


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Posted in Asia Pacific, Enrollment & Recruiting, Strategic Internationalization

Education in Vietnam

A look at current trends in education and international student mobility in Vietnam. Includes a guide to institutions and qualifications.


Posted in Asia Pacific, Education System Profiles, Enrollment & Recruiting