Foreign Students

Why American Universities Are So Alluring To Asian Students

Ranjani Iyer Mohanty | Posted 11.08.2014 | Canada
Ranjani Iyer Mohanty

The number of foreign students has doubled since even 2000. Some 265,000 go to Canada, over 200,000 to Australia, and more than 420,000 to the UK. While the American empire may be in decline, its universities still hold a great allure for the youth of the world for their academic leadership, freedom to explore and create and share, and their inviting and equitable atmosphere.

International Students Miss Their Moms

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Students who've come from around the world to study in Canada are missing their moms thousands of kilometres away. To help them feel less homesick...

Cuts Are Hitting International Students, Critics Say

CBC | Posted 11.07.2012 | Canada Politics

Universities are noticing more international students than usual are facing delays getting visas, and some are blaming the government cutbacks to visa...

What Aussies Can Teach Canada About Immigration

Diane Francis | Posted 10.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Diane Francis

Canada is finally moving toward a smart, two-step immigration policy -- like Australia and others have -- that will recruit talent through a targeting policy of foreign student education. Most foreign students in Canada get their degrees and never come back. Most Australians apply to remain and the majority stay.

Wanted: More Foreign Students in Canada, Says Report

CP | Jessica Vitullo, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada should double the number of international students in the next 10 years in order to stave off a looming labour shortage, a government advisory ...