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Ontario makes university and college student fees optional

The Canadian Politician (Toronto) – Students unions across Ontario are up in arms with Premier Doug Ford and his government for making students fees optional for Ontario students in colleges and universities. Hitherto, students have had to pay mandatory fees some of which do not benefit them or they simply do not take advantage of. In […]

The Kimutais, changing the face of higher education in Kenya

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  A country with educated citizenry is one bound for greatness. This fact is not lost on Bethwel and Phylis Kimutai who have expended great effort in the last several years to provide quality education to thousands of Kenyan youth through the three institutions of higher  education they founded.  If we believe that our circumstances […]

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Canadian Bureau for International Education launches website for international students

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During the recent International Education Week, the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) launched a new website called iStudent Canada, on Nov. 18 during its annual conference in Vancouver. “We realized that there wasn’t anything dynamic at the national level for international students,” says Jennifer Humphries, vice-president of CBIE. The organization wanted to provide an […]

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Montreal is top destination for Chinese students

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Montreal ranks first in the world for university experience, according to a recent poll conducted by China’s Bank of Communications and the Economist Intelligence Unit think tank. The report, which compared 80 cities worldwide, shows that Montreal provides the best university experience for money spent. This was determined by analyzing 24 indicators including educational and […]

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