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NEW COURSE Introduction to International Education (IIEC)

An entry-level course for institution-based professionals to help them better support international students by gaining a foundational understanding of the industry, and their role within it.

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ICEF Agency Status - the global quality standard for international education agencies

Our comprehensive global network of accredited agencies offers unmatched reach, covers all major student markets and enables quality, professional agencies to be identified quickly and securely.


UK confirms Graduate Route will remain in place; plans “crackdown” on student visas and “rogue agents”

Ahead of a snap general election called for 4 July 2024, and after months of speculation, a joint news release from the Home Office and Department of Education confirms that the...