There are over 4 million globally mobile tertiary education students, and this number is set to increase. For most countries this remains the major form of internationalisation, whether focused on international student recruitment, scholarships or mobility programmes. Find out about current and future global patterns, trends, national strategies, motivations, targets and institutional strategies.”
In this section
Report: The UK in the European Higher Education Area
June 2016: This report links UK policy initiatives to the EHEA and Bologna Process, extracting themes of resources, risk, employability, benefits and competences from the EHEA workshops.
Reports: EHEA workshops
May 2016: Reports covering Joint Master and Doctoral Programmes, value of mobility, and Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships, Capacity Building Projects, and Innovative Student-Centred Learning.
Report: Student perspectives on going international
September 2015: report on student perspectives on the benefits of, and barriers to, spending time abroad as part of a UK undergraduate degree.
Report: Broadening Horizons 2015
June 2015: An analysis of the current perceived drivers and barriers to overseas study in students in the UK and US.
Report: International student mobility by the numbers
February 2015: The report analyses the latest HESA and Home Office data for 2013/14 and concludes that the UK’s ‘market share’ of international students will continue decline in 2014/15.
Report: Japan - debunking the "inward-looking" myth
November 2014: This report summarises a survey of Japanese students in order to understand their sentiment towards overseas study and to uncover their perceived obstacles and advantages.
Report: Postgraduate student mobility trends to 2024
October 2014: This Education Intelligence report presents an examination of global postgraduate student mobility to 2024, based on available data and historic trends.
Report: World’s top 500 universities through student eyes
September 2014: This research evaluates the recruitment process of the world’s top 500 universities through the eyes of prospective international students.
Report: Integration of international students
September 2014: This Education Intelligence report examines UK student perceptions on the integration of international students.
Data visualisation: student mobility in and out of the UK
July 2014: See how student mobility in and out of the UK has evolved over recent years.
Report: Rationale for sponsoring international study
May 2014: Research exploring the reasons why some national governments invest in supporting outward mobility scholarship programmes.
Report: Broadening Horizons 2014
April 2014: What motivates UK students to study abroad and what is holding them back? This report looks at changing attitudes to international study.
Report: Megatrends - The future of international education
November 2013: While the future is difficult to predict with any degree of certainty, forecasting mechanisms continue to be popular in the international education sector (November 2013).