Canada to grant post-study work permit for international students

Last week, Canadian Minister of Immigration Marco Mendicino, had announced that International students enrolled in Canadian post-secondary institutions can now complete their programmes completely online and still be eligible for the Post-Graduation Work Program (PGWP). Mr Mendicino stated that this new policy was brought to ensure that international students hoping to work in Canada don’t …

Canada tightens quarantine rules, keeps borders open

Owing to the increase in the spread of more infectious Covid-19 variants, on January 29, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau had announced that in the coming few weeks, international travellers must adhere to additional testing and quarantine rules. They must take a Covid-19 test upon their arrival in Canada. After taking up the test at …

UK provides international students access to COVID-19 vaccine

With the COVID-19 vaccine being tested across various places in the UK, the government has come up with a happy promise for its international students. The Department of Health and Social Care announced that the COVID-19 vaccine will be available for international students to secure their safe health. The vaccine will be rolled out to …

International students to return to Victoria in early 2021

With the pandemic disrupting the education system in various countries, international students were most affected by the ban on travel. After nearly 8 months, the Study Melbourne has revealed that international students will be allowed to return to Victoria in early 2021. The Victorian government has also released a recovery plan named, ‘International Education Short-Term …

International students arrive in Australia after lockdown

With COVID – 19 forcing countries to close borders for international students earlier this year, Australia has managed to welcome its first international student to the country after nearly 9 months. The flight carrying 63 international students from various countries arrived in Australia on November 30th, 2020. The students have now been requested to quarantine …

New arrangements from Australian universities to welcome students

With the economy dipping down due to COVID-19 this year, the Australian government has been really keen on getting international students back to their country to begin their international education. Several measures were taken to resume operations for the past few months but were all paused. But earlier this week, the Australian government has approved …

The University of Plymouth offers business-related scholarships

The University of Plymouth, England has introduced new scholarships for students to encourage them in pursuing business-related courses. In their attempt to support the field businesses through the economic recovery period and their ongoing drive to connect the students with industry, the university has piloted a new initiative to pair highly skilled Masters level students …

Canada to reopen universities for international students

The Canadian government on October 20, 2020 declared that certain designated learning institutions will reopen to international students. The government of Canada has been doing everything possible to make the situation comfortable for the international students eversince the pandemic began, and this news came as a huge relief for many students. Students who are already …

New Zealand opens borders for limited International students

The New Zealand government on Tuesday announced that it will allow a limited number of international students into the country this November, 2020. The education minister promised that around 250 international students pursuing PhD or Masters will be permitted to cross borders and enter the country earlier next month. Further arrangements are being made to …

Canada to open borders for international students

On 2nd October, Friday Canada’s Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Minister Marco Mendicino announced that the country would re-open its borders to international students starting this 20th October 2020. With this new plan in place, students will now be permitted to enter Canada if they’re attending any university, college, institution or school with a government-approved COVID-19 …

THE and AECC GLOBAL announce partnership to help international students looking to study in Australia, Malaysia and Singapore.

Times Higher Education (THE), the trusted global data partner for higher education, and AECC Global, a leading provider of independent student counselling services and university application support, are delighted to announce a partnership supporting students who intend to study in Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia and Singapore.   This exclusive partnership with AECC Global further enables …

New Policy Changes for International Students – Canada

The Canadian government has introduced some new temporary policy changes that are largely beneficial to the international students willing to study in Canada. With Canada being one of the friendly nations most preferred by international students, the new policy changes have not come as a surprise entirely since the government constantly works on accommodating international …