If you would like to become a sponsor of Going Global please contact us.

Our sponsors for Going Global 2021 were:

IELTS - Platinum sponsor

IELTS is the world’s leading English language test for higher education and global migration; delivered at over 1100 locations in over 140 countries and accepted by over 10,000 organisations globally. In 2017, over 3 million IELTS tests were taken by people seeking to demonstrate English language proficiency for education, migration, or employment. The British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge Assessment English jointly own IELTS.


Advance HE - Platinum sponsor

Advance HE came into being in March 2018, following the merger of the Equality Challenge Unit, the Higher Education Academy and the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education.

Their purpose is to advance the professional practice of higher education to improve outcomes for the benefit of students, staff and society. Advance HE has been created to be “of and for the sector” and is jointly owned by GuildHE and Universities UK.

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Grok Global Services - Platinum sponsor

Grok Global is a professional services firm providing in-country staff, infrastructure and expertise to help education institutions succeed in international markets. Since 2005, Grok has worked with more than 150 clients to extend their reach and improve their outcomes in international engagement and recruitment. Grok’s clients range from globally ranked, large universities to small colleges, schools, and government bodies. Grok serves clients from a range of destinations such as the US, UK, Canada, Australia, Ireland and New Zealand, and the experience serving so many diverse clients gives Grok an unprecedented view into the dynamics and best practices in international markets.

Pearson PTE - Platinum sponsor

PTE Academic is a computer-based English test that uses state-of-the-art artificial intelligence to provide a highly accurate and secure proof of a candidate’s English skills for university, migration and professional applications. 

  • Results typically available within two days of taking the test.
  • Accepted for study applications by thousands of institutions worldwide.
  • Approved for all UK, Australian and New Zealand visa and migration applications.
  • Computer-based marking ensures all test takers are scored impartially and accurately

Cambridge Assessment English - Gold sponsor

We are Cambridge Assessment English. Part of the University of Cambridge, we help millions of people learn English and prove their skills to the world. We provide the world’s leading range of qualifications and tests for learners and teachers of English. Our qualifications and tests are accepted by over 20,000 leading universities, employers and governments worldwide.

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BridgeU - Gold sponsor

BridgeU is the trusted guidance partner to international schools in 120 countries.

We help universities achieve their international enrollment and diversity goals by fostering direct connections with the largest community of international schools and students.

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ApplyBoard - Gold sponsor

ApplyBoard empowers students around the world to access the best education by simplifying the study abroad search, application, and acceptance process. By connecting international students, academic institutions, and recruitment partners on a single online platform, ApplyBoard drives qualified student applicants and diversity to more than 1,500 campuses across Canada, Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom. Founded in 2015, ApplyBoard has helped more than 150,000 students along their educational journeys. The company is headquartered in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, with more than 750 staff members across 20 countries. 

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INTO - Gold sponsor

INTO University Partnerships is an independent organisation committed to expanding higher education and career opportunities for students across the globe.

Since their inception in 2005, INTO has pioneered innovation in international education and created groundbreaking partnerships with 30 universities in the US and UK. INTO have so far helped more than 130,000 students from 190 countries realise their dream of achieving a degree from a world-class university. INTO also equip students to get a head start in building a career, by offering exceptional academic and employability skills programmes.

INTO are active in over 120 countries and provide unrivalled personalised service to international students with more than 1,500 experienced staff worldwide and a global network of 2,000 recruitment partners.

ETS - Silver sponsor

In a tumultuous world of shifting student flows, when students are applying to study in the UK from more non-traditional source countries, there is an even greater need to maintain, recruit and enroll a high quality student pool.  Let the TOEFL® test give you the world! You need reliable information about English-language proficiency to help you both attract and select the best applicants.