Tag: Foreign students
This comes after the education ministry was given details of abuses by a company which has been given the contract to process student visas.
The PKR president says this is because the nation’s finances are not as strong as they were when he was previously finance minister.
They say despite major policies for the public education sector, the education minister seems to have no plans for the private sector.
The new policy prompted a legal challenge from 65 US universities who stand to lose from a drop in foreign students.
Perlis police chief Noor Mushar Mohamed says this after the foreigners nabbed for terrorist activities were found to have entered the country using tourist visas.
Senior Conservatives including Scottish leader Ruth Davidson have suggested students should be dropped from the migration target because they distort the numbers.
Images of neo-Nazis shouting "foreigners out" and performing the stiff-armed 'Hitler salute' during a protest Monday made headlines far beyond Germany.
Higher education director-general Siti Hamisah Tapsir says 177,000 foreign students were accepted at 10 international campuses as of December.
Increase in school fees for foreign students has made the cost of studying in Singapore to be the same as private schools in Johor.
Foreign students will also have to take a new official test of their language skills before they can start such university or vocational studies to ensure they have reached the required standard
Expert says in some countries, visa holders, including those on long-term visas, need to report to authorities every 90 days.
Home minister says objective to make country a regional hub for education, with target of 200,000 foreign students by 2020, up from current figure of 159,172.