November 2018 Volume 31, Issue 9

WENR, November 2018: Europe

Russia: Russia’s int’l student enrolment on the up

U.K.: UK universities ‘bleeding their business schools dry’; and more!


Posted in Europe, Regional News Summaries

WENR, November 2018: Americas

Brazil: Bolsonaro poses a serious threat to higher education;

U.S.: New International Enrollments Decline Again; and more!


Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, November 2018: Middle-East

Egypt: The Egyptian campus that wasn’t;

UAE: New reforms will make UAE a global education hotspot; and more!


Posted in Middle East, Regional News Summaries

WENR, November 2018: Africa

Mozambique: Parliament Votes to Restructure School System;

Sudan: U.S. Universities Cooperate with Sudanese Institutions After the Lifting of U.S. Sanctions; and more!


Posted in Africa, Regional News Summaries

WENR, November 2018: Asia-Pacific

Pakistan: New Government Seeks to Create a Uniform Education System;

India: No Signs that Foreign Branch Campuses will be allowed in India Anytime Soon; and more!


Posted in Asia Pacific, Regional News Summaries

Venezuela in Crisis: What Does It Mean for Northbound Student Mobility?

The unfolding crisis in Venezuela could have important implications for academic institutions in Canada and the United States.


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Posted in Americas, Humanitarian Issues

Going North: The Student Mobility Outlook from Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, and Venezuela

A look at how student flows from key Latin American countries may shift over the mid- to long-term. Despite the current political climate and a near-term slowdown, the overall outlook remains encouraging.


Posted in Current Issue, Mobility Trends

The Rise of International Summer Schools in China

A different breed of international summer schools has gained popularity in China, for students studying in U.S. institutions at the undergraduate level.


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Posted in Asia Pacific, Global Trends

Education in Ethiopia

Stefan Trines, Research Editor, WENR This education profile describes recent trends in Ethiopian education and student mobility and provides an overview of the structure of the education system of Ethiopia. Note that some websites linked as sources in this article


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