ALL SECTOR NEWS

The Chronicle of Higher Education: Bridging Oceans

NOVEMBER 12, 2019     Source: The Chronicle of Higher Education

The APAIE 2020 Conference and Exhibition will highlight new and rising powers, economies and regions around the world.

Travelling to China in 2019-20? Here’s what you need to know about visas

OCTOBER 7, 2019     Source: BCCIE

Whether travelling to China for business or pleasure, it’s important to use the correct visa. The type of visa you apply for depends on the main purpose of your visit. Failure to use the correct visa may result in penalties by Chinese authorities. Categories and description of visas An “L” visa is issued to those who are going to China for tourism purposes only. An “F” visa is issued to those who plan to visit ...

Now open: Global Internship Conference Call for Proposals

SEPTEMBER 11, 2019     Source: Global Internship Conference

Submit a proposal for GIC 2020 | Internship Ability: Accessibility, Scalability, Sustainability. The deadline is November 15, 2019.

Australia, Canada, the UK, and the US most attractive counties for international students, says OECD report

SEPTEMBER 10, 2019     Source: Chelsea Dibble

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD) latest Education at a Glance report says English-speaking countries are the most attractive to international students. Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States received more than 40 percent of all mobile students in OECD and partner countries. The report examines education systems across 36 OECD countries and various partner countries. It ...

Now Open for Application: BC Student and Teacher Exchange and Mobility Awards

SEPTEMBER 3, 2019     Source: BC Government

For BC Grade 8-12 school groups and BC K-12 teachers British Columbia’s Ministry of Education is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the BC Student and Teacher Exchange and Mobility Awards. The Awards aim to foster the development of intercultural skills and global competencies, and to strengthen relationships with foreign partners. Eligible activities take place between August 1, 2019 – July 31, ...

Visiting French Teacher Scholarships

SEPTEMBER 3, 2019     Source: BC Government

The Province of British Columbia’s Ministry of Education is providing scholarship awards to promote the recruitment of French language and French immersion teachers to B.C. The two scholarships are as follows: Visiting French Teacher Training Scholarships There are five (5) awards of $3,000 each for prospective teachers from France or Belgium studying in a qualifying Teacher Education Program at a B.C. post-secondary institution. ...

Study in Canada scholarships program

SEPTEMBER 2, 2019     Source: Government of Canada

Following the launch of the new International Education Strategy, Global Affairs Canada is introducing a new pilot Study in Canada Scholarships program that will help promote a dynamic and diversified international education sector in Canada. The pilot Study in Canada Scholarships program commits $5 million over five years to increase opportunities for post-secondary institutions across Canada to ...

The Pie News: “An abundance of good news” – stakeholders react to Canada’s intled strategy

AUGUST 29, 2019     Source: The Pie News

The focus on outbound mobility and diversity in Canada’s new international education strategy has been welcomed by industry stakeholders in the country. 

APAIE 2020: Call for Abstracts

JULY 11, 2019     Source: BCCIE

Submit your abstract for the APAIE 2020 conference by August 16, 2019! Contribute to conversations that will transform the future of the sector.

BCCIE Awards recognise international education leadership

JULY 8, 2019     Source: The PIE News

The awards, in their 10th iteration, were celebrated during the annual BCCIE Summer Conference, held in Whistler at the end of June.

Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program

JUNE 18, 2019     Source: Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program

The Greek Diaspora Fellowship Program (GDFP) is a scholar exchange program for Greek universities to host Greek scholars from the diaspora in the areas of collaborative research, curriculum co-development and/or graduate/undergraduate student mentoring and teaching. The GDFP is funded by a grant from the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) to the Institute of International Education (IIE). The program is administered in ...

DREaM International Students Summer Program 2019

MAY 13, 2019     Source: Office of International Affairs (OIA) Universitas Gadjah Mada

Students are invited to Yogyakarta, Indonesia for an incredible 15 days of learning and exchange. Apply by June 30.