Why send students away? 


Wednesday 30 April 2014


Chair: Michael Peak, Research Manager, British Council, UK


Prof. Philip Altbach, Director, Center for International Higher Education, Boston College, USA

Gani Saktaganovich Nygymetov, President, JSC Center for International Programs, Kazakhstan

Hong Chengwen, Executive Director, Institute of Higher Education Studies, Beijing Normal University, China

Dr Nina Lemmens, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), USA


Presenting new research commissioned by British Council and DAAD. this conference session dicusses the rationale, scope, mechanisms, objectives and impact of international student mobility schemes.

More information

View the research: http://www.britishcouncil.org/education/ihe/knowledge-centre/developing-talent/rationale-sponsoring-international-study

More information on this session (5.8): http://www.britishcouncil.org/going-global/programme/sessions/why-send-students-away

View all sessions from Going Global 2014: http://www.britishcouncil.org/going-global/going-global-2014