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`Canada must aim to attract top Asian students’


August 10th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Vancouver, Aug 10 (IANS) Canada must brand itself as a partner of choice in higher education and research and attract Asian students and researchers to the country, the head of ... Read more...

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Tokyo varsity beckons Indians to study in Japan


February 27th, 2012 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 27 (IANS) The University of Tokyo has opened its first-of-its-kind office in technology hub Bangalore to facilitate and encourage Indians to study in Japan."The office in India has ... Read more...

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Now get confirmed admission for Oz student visa


November 9th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Getting an Australian student's visa will now require a confirmed admission in a course there, the Australian high commission here said Wednesday.Changes in students' visa ... Read more...

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US students visa for Indians go up


October 28th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) The US still remains the top education destination for Indians, with US visa applications by Indian students increasing by 18 per cent over the last ... Read more...

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Germany tops higher education survey by British Council


March 17th, 2011 - 6:08 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 17 (ANI): According to a British Council survey, Germany comes first in an international league table of higher education, ahead of Australia, the United Kingdom and China.The ranking ... Read more...

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Australia says taking steps to stop violence against Indians


May 3rd, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Australian Trade Minister Simon Crean said here Monday his country is not racist and it is taking appropriate steps to prevent violence against Indian students. "We welcome Indian ... Read more...

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Australian vocational colleges witness 38 percent drop in student visa applications


February 3rd, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb. 3 (ANI): In the aftermath of a series of racial attacks on Indian students, Australia's vocational colleges are set to bear the brunt of the damage to the country's reputation ... Read more...

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India asks Australia to take urgent action on attacks (Second Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Stepping up pressure on Australia in the wake of continuing attacks on Indian students, India Thursday asked Canberra to take "urgent action" while it stressed the "need ... Read more...

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Why go for higher education to Australia? Krishna asks Indian students (Lead)


January 7th, 2010 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Questioning the choice of Australia as an education destination by Indian students, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Thursday asked Canberra to ensure that Indian citizens are safe ... Read more...

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Number of Indian students going to Australia plummets by almost 50 percent


January 7th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Jan 7 (ANI): The number of Indian students applying for visas to study in Australia has fallen by almost half, increasing fears for the country's 17 billion dollar international education industry.The ... Read more...

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Australia to give detailed report to India on action taken against perpetrators


September 25th, 2009 - 11:01 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 25 (ANI): In an attempt to promote Australia as a safe education destination for international students, Victoria Premier John Brumby has assured Indian Government that a detailed follow up ... Read more...

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Australia acts tough on education agents


September 17th, 2009 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Melbourne, Sep 17 (IANS) Strengthening of student visa checks to stamp out fraud, upgrading interviews and restricting online access to Australia's eVisa system to fewer agents are some of the measures ... Read more...

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Australian Government takes action on agents


September 17th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Canberra, Sep.17 (ANI): The Australian Minister for Immigration and Citizenship, Senator Chris Evans, recently announced that Australia would strengthen student visa checks to stamp out fraud and ensure students have the ... Read more...

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Ahead of Krishna’s visit, Australia assures safety of Indian students


July 22nd, 2009 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Phuket (Thailand), July 22 (IANS) Ahead of Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's visit to Australia Aug 5, Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith Wednesday assured him that his government ... Read more...

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New Delhi condemns attacks on Indian students in Australia


May 27th, 2009 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Condemning allegedly "racist" attacks on Indian students in Melbourne, the government Wednesday said it will impress upon the Australian authorities that such attacks should not be permitted ... Read more...

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