• 01 OCT 2020

    International students enrol at UK universities 

    The number of international students attending UK universities in 2020 has risen by 9% according to data released by the Universities and Colleges Admission Service. This represents 4,000 more students than for the 2019 academic year.

  • 30 SEP 2020

    US proposes changes to student visa rules 

    The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has proposed changes to the duration of student visas. Notably, those holding student visa (F) and exchange visitor visas (J) would be admitted for a fixed period of time under the new plans.

  • 28 SEP 2020

    Student centred university rankings released 

    A new ranking chart for world universities has been released by StuDocu that focuses exclusively on the experience of students in the rating of institutions. The rankings for 2020 involved 100,000 students from 1,500 universities globally.

  • 26 SEP 2020

    Australia adjust temporary graduate visa rules

    The Australian government has made adjustments to the Subclass 485 Temporary Graduate Visa. This includes being able to receive the visa outside Australia and students will not have to be in possession of a student visa six months prior to applying for a 485 visa.

  • 25 SEP 2020

    International students return to the UK

    The new academic year has kicked off in the UK with international students returning to campuses and adhering to the new health and safety rules in place. Universities and the government have expressed confidence that the academic programme will continue with limited disruption.

  • 24 SEP 2020

    Canada relaxes post-study work rules further

    Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada have announced changes to the qualification criteria for post-study work visas. Students studying online outside of Canada will have this study time applied to the length of the visa from when an application is made and not after, as was previously the case.