Education Focus Group Quarterly Update - Q2 2014

Published on 2014-06-11

This quarter saw the reformation of the Chamber’s Education Focus Group, which has a broad representation of members and we hope that you will engage with the group should you have any queries about education or related issues of any stripe.

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This quarter saw the reformation of the Chamber’s Education Focus Group, which has a broad representation of members and we hope that you will engage with the group should you have any queries about education or related issues of any stripe.

There has been little in the way of major legislative change in the education sector this last quarter. For those in the international education sector, the Shanghai Municipal Education Commission issues regular updates on its site in Chinese with English translations following after. The site can be found here.

New visa regulations in the UK have come into effect with some impact on students, who wish to study in the UK. TOEFL courses are no longer eligible for visa entry purposes into the UK, which will affect students studying at the moment; alternative acceptable courses are IELTS, but we suggest speaking with the British Council for more information.

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