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College of Osteopathic Medicine at Duquesne University to open in 2023

Duquesne University’s goal to integrate curing with caring will soon be realised with the plan to open the College of Osteopathic Medicine on campus in time for the 2023 Fall semester. The accreditation process for osteopathic medical schools can take up to three years. Once established, the first batch of 75 students will become pioneers…

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UMBC Graduate School student Qianqian Song receives NASA research fellowship grant

Qianqian Song, a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate in Atmospheric Physics at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), has just been awarded a three-year fellowship grant by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration through the Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST).

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NJIT now in the Top 100 National Universities in the United States, up almost 50 places in the last 2 years

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is now among the Top 100 national universities in the United States, placing #97 in the 2020 U.S. News & World Report released early this month.

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Melbourne and Sydney are the second and third most liveable cities in the world, according to The Economist Intelligence Unit

Out of 140 cities surveyed by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Melbourne has been ranked the second most liveable city in the world, while Sydney has climbed in the rankings to take third place, an incredible accolade for two of Australia’s most popular student cities.

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SCU recruitment staff host events in China, Nepal and Sri Lanka

It has been a fruitful month for our SCU Recruitment Teams in China, Nepal and Sri Lanka; they have undertaken a number of successful recruitment events to support all of the fantastic local marketing and recruitment initiatives that have been established by SCU representatives in these regions.

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Students can now gain a competitive edge in the job market with SCU’s exclusive Career Edge Program

In today’s fast-moving job market, students need more than just a degree to stand out, they need relevant on-the-job skills, meaningful study experiences and industry exposure to set themselves up for the global workplace, and that’s where SCU’s brand-new Exclusive Career Edge Program comes in.

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Top 5 things you need to know about our US partner universities

Learn about the top 5 things you need to know about our US partner universities and share them with your students!

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Brent Schmoker takes on new role as Director of Recruitment for EduCo in the USA

Brent Schmoker’s first professional experience in the international field came when he worked for a sustainability NGO in his hometown of Lincoln, Nebraska, in 2011.

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Students get the benefits of a traditional American college experience at Duquesne and Nebraska

A recent study of student populations in US college cities has shown that Pittsburgh ranks second largest when it comes to the number of college students living and studying in the city with 95,436 students, and Lincoln is ranked the third largest, with 52,609 students.

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Arbutus College showcases study options at the Surrey Latin Festival in BC

Last month, Arbutus College attended the Latin Festival in Surrey, British Columbia, and had great success engaging with many prospective students who were interested in studying in Vancouver.

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Acsenda School of Management and Arbutus College welcome agents to first Open House

This month the Acsenda School of Management opened its doors to agents to showcase the specialised range of courses available at both the Acsenda School of Management and Arbutus College, as part of our very first on-campus Open House event.

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Introducing Lidija Lazarevic, Acsenda School of Management’s new Director of Student Recruitment & Marketing (onshore)!

Lidija Lazarevic’s career in the international education industry began in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2008, when she started working for the government in the Agency of Higher Education and Quality Assurance.

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1-year Master's at TU Dublin qualifies graduates for a 2-year post-study work visa

International students can enrol in any of the following one-year graduate degree programs at TU Dublin – MSc in Tourism Management, MSc in Hospitality Management and MSc in Event Management – and can apply for a two-year post-study work visa upon graduation.

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Continuing international students to benefit from new online visa renewal

International students of TU Dublin, Dublin City University and Maynooth University will now have access to the new online visa renewal system effective 26 August, to coincide with the start of the academic year.

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Survey says international students prefer degrees in computer science, business and engineering

A survey of the programs preferred by international students in EduCo-partner institutions – IT Sligo, Maynooth University, Dublin City University and TU Dublin – revealed that majority of the students are studying bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in computer science, business and engineering.

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Get to know our U.S. partner universities more through the EOL

More videos from EduCo’s partner universities in the United States are now available in the EduCo Online Learning (EOL) platform. University-based presenters Megan Evangeliste of Duquesne University, Alberto Guichardo of NJIT, Maria Blanca of UMBC and Julia Tracewski on behalf of SPU talk about a range of topics from living in their respective cities, to…

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Celebrating the legacy of Nathan Asher and this year’s Nathan Asher Student Experience Scholarship recipients

The $5,000 Nathan Asher Student Experience Scholarship was inaugurated at the start of 2016 and is awarded annually to one undergraduate student and one postgraduate student studying at SCU in Sydney, Melbourne or Perth. To be considered, students must demonstrate how they have positively contributed to the student experience on campus, and how they have…

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We are #1 in Australia for International Student Support!

In 2018, SCU was ranked number one in Australia for International Student Support by the International Student Barometer (ISB), the global benchmark for demonstrating excellence in the international student experience.   The ISB tracks over three million international students worldwide throughout the important decision-making process, from application to graduation, which means that we were ranked number…

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SCU Recruitment and Admissions staff travel to India this month!

Our National Recruitment Director, Kim Burdett, is embarking on a roadshow across key markets over the next six to twelve months. Kim’s first stop will be India this month, where she will be joined by John Crowder, National Admissions Manager, on a tour of New Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Amritsar. The focus…

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Arbutus College Director Alfredo Vazquez issues reminder about study permits

Arbutus College Director Alfredo Vazquez has issued a reminder to all incoming students to work on getting their study permits well ahead of their deadline for their intake start dates.

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