September 2017, Volume 30, issue 7

Beyond Science Without Borders: Brazil Retools Its Internationalization Strategy

From 2011-2016, Brazil’s Science without Borders funded short-term study in the United States. Can its replacement, tentatively named the Brazilian Universities Excellence Initiative, achieve more strategic and sustainable internationalization goals?

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Posted in Mobility Trends

International Student Mobility to Canada: A Surge? Or Something Else?

A look at the policies and practices that have affected international student mobility to Canada since 2001. What can U.S. enrollment managers learn by looking north?

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Posted in Mobility Trends, Skilled Immigrants & Workforce Integration

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 Mobility Trends

Education in Canada

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

Posted in Education System Profiles

WENR, September 2017: Africa

Libya: Only 12 out of 20 Universities Functional in 2011 Still Open in 2017

Libya’s higher education system falters; Malawi’s largest university splits; Surging demand strains Africa’s higher education systems, drives online enrollments

Posted in Africa, Regional News Summaries

WENR, September 2017: Americas

University of California Files Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration over DACA Repeal

Chile: Growth in International Student Enrollment; Brazil: Increase in Outbound Students; and More

Posted in Americas, Regional News Summaries

WENR, September 2017: Asia Pacific

Australia: Strong Increase in International Student Enrollments Continues in 2017

Asian Universities Gain in Times Higher Education World University Ranking; India: Education System is Growing, but International Student Enrollments Remain Low  

Posted in Asia Pacific, Regional News Summaries

WENR, September 2017: Europe

Massive Growth in English Language Instruction Over Last Eight Years

Impact of Nationalist Sentiment on Higher Education; U.K.: Grade Inflation Threatens Reputation of University System; and More

Posted in Europe, Regional News Summaries

WENR, September 2017: Middle East

Saudi Arabia: Government Looks to Revamp Scholarship Program

Qatar: Campus Leaders Confident Despite Blockade; Egypt: New Way to Measure Student Achievement in High School; and More

Posted in Middle East, Regional News Summaries