The latest education market news from our UK and local country staff and from selected external sources, focusing on issues affecting UK education, from changes to higher education policy and student visa procedures, to competitor analysis and media coverage.

Skills training crucial for Chinese graduates

More can be done to assist Chinese graduates in a challenging job market.
East Asia

Foreign higher educational institutions can now set up in India

FEHIs ranked in the global top 500 can apply to set up a branch campus.
South Asia

Biden’s visit to Vietnam to yield stronger US-Vietnam co-operation in education

Expected collaboration to generate demand for skilled talent in the country.
East Asia

Japan to re-open study abroad scholarships

Decision reflects the high demand for international study opportunities.
East Asia

New civil service opportunities for Chinese overseas graduates

The move offers new career paths for Chinese overseas graduates.
East Asia

Hong Kong sees influx of foreign talent

Led by the new Top Talent Pass Scheme 100,000 work visas were issued in 2023.
East Asia

China’s Third Belt and Road Forum

The forum provided a glimpse of China's increased focus on the Global South.
East Asia

China's robust Q3 growth mitigates economic slowdown

The economic resilience and its impact on UK education.
East Asia

China and Australia rise in world university rankings

Implications for the UK Higher Education Sector.
East Asia

UK-Singapore strategic partnership announced at G20

The new Strategic Partnership sets an ambitious direction for the two nations.
East Asia