Brazil

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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Education in Latin America

By Jennifer Bild World Education Services In the past ten years, the middle class in Latin America has grown 50%, comprising almost one third of the region’s population. This trend can in part be attributed to big strides made in


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Top Emerging Markets for International Student Recruitment

By Yuanyuan Fang, Megha Roy, Alejandro A. Ortiz – WES Research & Advisory Services ACCESS ADDITIONAL RESEARCH AND CONSULTING SOLUTIONS The number of international students from just a few countries on major U.S. campuses has increased to such a level that headlines


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Brazil: Pathways for the Future

By Alejandro Ortiz – WES Research & Advisory Services ACCESS ADDITIONAL RESEARCH AND CONSULTING SOLUTIONS   In 2013, the number of Brazilians studying in the U.S. increased by 20% from the previous year (IIE, Open Doors 2013), making it one


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Behind the Open Doors: International Enrollment Growth at the Expense of Diversity?

By Nick Clark, Editor, World Education News & Reviews VIEW WEBINAR ARCHIVE: EDUCATION IN SAUDI ARABIA The Institute of International Education (IIE) released its annual accounting of academic mobility into and out of the United States in early November with


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Evaluating Academic Credentials from Brazil

By Carlos Monroy, Area Specialist, World Education Services and Nick Clark, Editor, World Education News & Reviews VIEW WEBINAR ARCHIVE: EDUCATION IN BRAZIL   Introduction In academic year 2010/11 there were 8,777 Brazilian students at U.S. colleges and universities. While


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Brazilian Scholarship Scheme Gathers Steam

By Nick Clark, Editor, World Education News & Reviews VIEW WEBINAR ARCHIVE: EDUCATION IN BRAZIL When the government of a booming economy announces that it will fund overseas study for 75,000 talented students, potential host nations with economies in recession


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University Rankings: Brazil

VIEW UPCOMING FREE WEBINAR: EDUCATION IN BRAZIL   National Institute for Education Studies and Research, Evaluation of University Programs — The Provão From 1993 through 2003 Brazil’s National Institute for Educational Studies and Research (INEP), a government agency connected with


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