The real value of an international student to the UK economy
Despite their huge contribution to the economy, international students in the United Kingdom have been the subject of plenty of negative press lately. Not too long after home secretary Suella Braverman’s comments about international students “bringing in family members who can piggyback on to their student visa,”…
Ireland is now gearing up to become one of the world’s top study destinations
From its gorgeous landscapes and tasty drinks to its rich history and vibrant culture, the list of reasons to visit Ireland is never-ending. Now, Ireland is gearing up to become one of the most attractive destinations in the world for its education, too.
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Living in the UK and Ireland
Living in the UK and Ireland There is no doubt that costs are rising globally, and things are no different in the UK and Ireland. As students, your funds are limited so you need to be smart about where you can make some savings. Here are some tips to make your £’s go further: Smart […]
Feature Story: Zayan Shabbir Kazi
Feature Story: Zayan Shabbir Kazi ZAYAN SHABBIR KAZI Course: MSc in Data Science University: South East Technological University Carlow (Republic of Ireland) Zayan has been studying for his Data Science MSc at South East Technological University (SETU) since September 2022. Originally from India, his first impression of Ireland was how cold and windy it can be. However, […]
Why international students should consider studying TAFE?
Vocational education and training (VET) is the second most popular study option taken by a majority of foreign students in Australia. These courses are administered by private or government-funded Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), which include certificates I to IV, diplomas and advanced diplomas that can be studied…
Discover Post Study Work Visa opportunities in New Zealand
In case its lovely monikers as “God’s own country” and the “Paradise of the Pacific” aren’t enough to pull you in, New Zealand’s excellent standard of living, cultural diversity and consistent ranking as the world’s most peaceful country should push it to one of the top spots on your list of ideal international study and/or work destinations.
International students can now work more than 20 hours per week in Canada
International students in Canada now can work more hours while pursuing their studies, according to the recent announcement from the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). From November 15, 2022, to December 31, 2023…
A big month for GSP in North America: what we have been doing
Our North American team has been hard at work this past month, travelling to different cities and building new connections to grow GSP’s network further. Here’s a quick update on what they’ve been up to recently.
USA: International student visas issued rebound to pre-pandemic record
The demand for US education remains unassailable around the world and is expected to keep rising, as the end of the pandemic is in sight. In its annual report on Nonimigrant Visa Issuances by Visa Class and Nationality…