Majority of Britons welcome foreign students: Study

Notwithstanding British Prime Minister David Cameron's pledge to cut immigration levels below 100,000 by 2015, only one in five Britons consider foreign students 'immigrants' and an overwhelming majority supports work permits for them, a new study shows.

China mulls rules on foreign students enrollment

China is drafting a regulation on the enrollment and instruction of international students in its schools to boost educational quality and unify the admission process.

Britain wants more Indian students: UK minister

Indian students should not be misled by reports and shun British institutions, UK`s business minister said here today asserting that no cap on the number of overseas students in the country.

Australian survey back foreign students to stay in country

Nearly three-quarters of Australians believe international students should be encouraged to stay in the country after completing their university studies.

Foreign students victims of dirty deals in NSW cleaning industry?

Contract cleaning companies are also accused of forcing students and travellers on working holiday visas to accept illegal cash-in-hand payments to keep them "off the books".

`Racist` plan to ban foreign students from UK shops sparks row

It provoked scorn and a welter of protest from people across Britain who branded it as `racist and ridiculous`.

India ranks no. 2 in foreign students in US

China and India occupy the top
two spots in contributing foreign students to the United
States.

Australia: New visa rules to attract students

The Australian government will streamline visa processing for students enrolling in Australian universities.

Orissa to set up a committee to look after foreign students

Orissa government on Monday decided to
constitute a committee to look after the foreign students in
Ravenshaw University in Cuttack.

OU to conduct exams for foreign students at separate centre

Osmania University authorities have decided to conduct the ongoing exams for the foreign students at a separate centre.

Oz relaxes laws to pass details of foreign students to police

The release of students` names and ages was a decision in national interest.

China working to attract 1 lakh US students in four years

China is working to bring in one lakh American students to its Universities by 2014, which will make them the largest overseas group here, even as it revamps its educational structure to attract more foreign students.

Oz to amend law in wake of racist attacks on Indians

Oz will strengthen law to better protect international students, including Indians, and ensure world class quality education for them.

Security of foreign students stepped up after Pune blast

To ensure safety of foreign students, especially after the death of some of them in the German bakery bomb blast, the authorities have enhanced the security measures for 14,000 students from abroad.

Oz probes migration scam involving fraudulent agents

Australian authorities are probing a major migration scam and scrutinising the documents of thousands of overseas students after they identified agents involved in providing fake documents to foreigners.

New policy soon to attract more overseas students to IITs

The first IIT Council meeting
under the chairmanship of HRD Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday is expected to frame a multi-pronged policy, including
introducing scholarships and reducing of fee, to attract more
foreign students.

Australia to tighten visa rules for students

Faced with sharp increase in student visa applications, Australia is set to tighten its visa policy to ensure bonafide and genuine candidates come to the country for higher studies.

Australia making tougher rules to protect foreign students

The Australian government is bringing in tougher rules to protect international students from dubious operators, a minister told Parliament on Wednesday.