New Zealand’s International Student Enrollment Soars by 67% in 2023

New Zealand’s International Student Enrollment Soars by 67% in 2023

Jul 16, 2024

New Zealand has seen a remarkable surge in its international student enrollment, welcoming over 69,000 students from around the globe in 2023. This represents a striking 67% increase compared to the previous year and signifies a significant recovery, reaching 60% of the pre-pandemic

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Switzerland Introduces Higher Tuition Fees for International Students at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Switzerland Introduces Higher Tuition Fees for International Students at ETH Zurich and EPFL

Jul 13, 2024

In a recent decision that has sparked widespread debate, Switzerland’s authorities have announced a significant increase in tuition fees for international students planning to study at ETH Zurich and EPFL. Effective from the fall semester of 2025, foreign Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students

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Indian Students Can Now Apply For Poland Visas

Indian Students Can Now Apply For Poland Visas

Jul 8, 2024

The Embassy of Poland has launched a new e-consulate system for visa applications, effective immediately. This system applies to both study visas and, starting June 26, 2024, employment visas, aimed at simplifying and expediting the application process. Key Consulate Locations in India Poland

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French Universities Shine in QS World Rankings 2025

French Universities Shine in QS World Rankings 2025

Jul 6, 2024

french President Emmanuel Macron has announced a plan to host 30,000 Indian students in France by 2030. French universities offer diverse programs, including many in English, accommodating various language preferences. According to data from University Living, living expenses in Paris can reach up

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Australia Implements Significant Increase in Student Visa Fees Amidst Migration Strategy

Australia Implements Significant Increase in Student Visa Fees Amidst Migration Strategy

Jul 5, 2024

In a move aimed at managing record migration levels and enhancing the student visa system, the Australian Government has rolled out substantial fee hikes for international students. Effective from 1 July 2024, the application fee for Subclass 500 visas has skyrocketed to AUS$1,600,

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ICICI Bank Launches Sapphiro Forex Card for Students Heading Abroad

ICICI Bank Launches Sapphiro Forex Card for Students Heading Abroad

Jul 3, 2024

ICICI Bank has introduced the Sapphiro Forex Card, designed specifically for students heading abroad for higher education. This prepaid card, in collaboration with Visa, aims to streamline education-related expenses such as admission fees, course fees, and everyday costs like travel, dining, and groceries.

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New Zealand’s Bold Move: Enhanced Opportunities for International Students and Families

New Zealand’s Bold Move: Enhanced Opportunities for International Students and Families

Jul 1, 2024

Great news for international students planning to study in New Zealand! The New Zealand Government has announced significant updates to enhance the study experience for international students and their families. One of the key updates includes expanding work rights for spouses of students

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New Law: German citizenship will be obtained in just 5 years

New Law: German citizenship will be obtained in just 5 years

Jun 29, 2024

Germany has introduced a new citizenship law aimed at potentially speeding up the acquisition of German citizenship for foreign residents while maintaining the integrity of true citizenship. The law, effective as of yesterday, is expected to significantly streamline the naturalization process for foreigners

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Australian Government to Curb ‘Visa Hopping’

Australian Government to Curb ‘Visa Hopping’

Jun 28, 2024

In a significant move aimed at regulating visa practices, the Australian government has announced tighter rules effective July 1, aimed at curbing what is known as ‘visa hopping’. This practice involves individuals switching from one visa category to another, often to extend their

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University of Manchester Welcomes Indian Students for 2024 Session

University of Manchester Welcomes Indian Students for 2024 Session

Jun 27, 2024

The University of Manchester has launched applications for its highly anticipated MA in Political Economy program, inviting prospective Indian students to apply for the upcoming 2024 session. This interdisciplinary program, administered by the Centre for the Study of Political Economy within the Faculty

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