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Bogus student admissions cut by 95%, according to English UK
Published:  16 May 2012

Bogus student admissions cut by 95%, according to English UK

The number of private English language schools suspected of allowing bogus international students into the UK has fallen by almost 95 per cent over the past four years, according to new research.
 
Twin-sponsored team in cup final penalty shoot-out
Published:  01 May 2012

Twin-sponsored team in cup final penalty shoot-out

An under-16 football team sponsored by Twin narrowly lost on penalties in a cup final recently.
 
New English course visa a success
Published:  10 April 2012

New English course visa a success

A short student visa for English language students in the UK has been a success in its first year and will benefit the EFL industry if it is allowed to continue, according to English UK.
 
British Council responds to Migration Watch allegations
Published:  14 March 2012

British Council responds to Migration Watch allegations

The British Council has rebuffed suggestions from Migration Watch UK that it is trying to undermine the Government’s efforts to restrict abuse of international student visas.
 
Tourism trade body calls on the Government to cut red tape for visitors to UK
Published:  14 March 2012

Tourism trade body calls on the Government to cut red tape for visitors to UK

A trade body for the tourism industry has called on the UK Government to make it easier for UK businesses to attract tourists from countries like India and China.
 
Twin Group welcome government report calling for more internships
Published:  28 February 2012

Twin Group welcome government report calling for more internships

Twin Group have welcomed a government-backed report calling for undergraduates to be offered internship placements to boost their employability.
 
China sends most international students to UK
Published:  27 February 2012

China sends most international students to UK

China has topped the list of non-EU countries sending students to UK higher education institutions (HEIs) for the academic year 2010/11, according to new research.
 
REC welcomes political support for apprenticeships
Published:  07 February 2012

REC welcomes political support for apprenticeships

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has welcomed the support being shown for apprenticeships by the three main political parties ahead of National Apprenticeship Week 2012.
 
Independent training providers delighted by growth in apprenticeships
Published:  31 January 2012

Independent training providers delighted by growth in apprenticeships

Independent education and training providers have welcomed results indicating a large increase in the number of people in the UK successfully completing apprenticeship courses.
 
Gap trips focused on skills or volunteering
Published:  23 January 2012

Gap trips focused on skills or volunteering

This year will see huge numbers of young people doing short gap trips focused on skills training or volunteer projects, according to STA Travel.
 

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