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NEW COURSE New Zealand Education Agent Course (NZEAC)

Learn how to navigate New Zealand's distinct education landscape as an agent and expand your recruitment efforts to this exciting destination.

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A landmark one-day summit bringing together the industry’s senior leaders, policy makers, and experts, all focused on setting the direction for the international students of tomorrow.

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NEW ISSUE The ICEF Insights 2024 edition is available now

Your guide to the latest technology and how it will impact student recruitment during the year ahead.

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Market snapshot: International student recruitment in China today

The volume of Chinese students choosing to study abroad is rising and may even return to pre-pandemic levels in the next year, according to industry experts and data trends. But...