Asia Education

How to choose the best pathway to your UK degree

By Wed, Feb 25, 2015 10:12AM UTC

What are the Pathways at Oxford International Education Group? Pathways are a range of educational opportunities offered by Oxford International Education Group in partnership with a range of UK universities. Our first partnership with De Montfort University has provided many opportunities for international students to take a pathway programme prior

Burma government warns students to stop march for reforms

By Sat, Feb 14, 2015 2:47PM UTC

YANGON, Burma/Myanmar (AP) — Burma’s government has warned student protesters against marching to Yangon to seek educational reforms, saying “action will be taken” to restore law and order if they go ahead.

Philippines: Manila students protest violence against women

By Fri, Feb 13, 2015 2:29PM UTC

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Around 4,000 students from a Roman Catholic school in Manila have stomped their feet and raised their hands as they danced to call for an end to violence against women and girls.

Chinese participants removed from Harvard event amid Taiwan row

By Fri, Feb 13, 2015 12:41PM UTC

Taiwan is a truly contentious topic when it comes to mainland China foreign policy and, if further proof of this was ever needed, it came on January 29, when a row shook the usually quiet life of the Harvard Model United Nations (HMUN). The news has surfaced on the web after a Chinese student named Deng wrote a post on Ren Ren, a Chinese social media network, on February 2.

Burma: Government, students reach compromise on education reform

By Thu, Feb 12, 2015 1:11PM UTC

YANGON, Burma (AP) — Burma’s government has reached an agreement with student protesters who have been marching to Yangon to seek educational reforms, but the deal announced by the two sides still needs parliamentary approval.