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How much money did international students contribute to the US economy in 2016/17?

1,078,022 international students contributed to the economy a profit of 36.9 billion dollars and an enormous number of 450,000 job places during 2016/17, report reveals. In the 2015/16, international students contributed to the US economy...
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US universities remain the top destination for Asian students

A large majority of Asian parents want their children to study overseas and the US universities are their most preferred destination. 8,481 parents from 15 different countries took part in a survey that aimed to...

French students in the US studying Business increased by 2.5 %

27.2% of 8,814 French students enrolled in US universities in 2016/17 were studying Business & Management, according to IIE data. The number of French students who seek to get a degree in Business & Management...
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China shares the largest amount of international students placed in US, IEE data show

In its annual detailed report on US education, IIE reveals that Chinese students comprise 32 percent of the entire international students in the country, that exceeds a million. During this academic year, there were 350,755...
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An eruption in postgraduate students in Scotland during the past decade

Over the past decade the number of postgraduate students in Scottish higher education increased by 21%, official statistics show, reports MastersDegree.net Statistics Portal. The Scottish Funding Council has lately published some interesting statistics on higher...
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New Hampshire colleges witnessed a 17.2% annual growth in enrollments in 2016

In Fall 2016, the highest number of enrollments in college was recorded in the State of California, while the State of New Hampshire scored the highest annual growth (17.2%) in college enrollments between 2015...
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Illinois high school graduates likely to seek a college outside the state

Almost half of the high school graduates in Illinois during 2016 continued their education abroad, showed an Illinois Education Board report. The pace at which high school graduates in Illinois are leaving the state is...

25,500 students in Germany received a scholarship in 2016/17

In 2016, 25,500 students in Germany were granted a scholarship, Destatis said. Germany’s Federal Office for Statistics, Destatis, revealed the number of students that took a Germany Scholarship in 2016. As they state, this marks a...

Germany to receive extra funds on research, following Brexit

While the Brexit may cause a significant damage to British higher education, some countries like Germany are likely to gain extra benefits, a study suggests. Being an integral and crucial part of European research activities...
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The UK to establish a special Institute for digital specialists

Under its national Industrial Strategy, the UK government will establish a special institution to help future digital specialists to reach higher digital skills, the government’s official website noted. At a time when the technology is...