James Pitman

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Crying Wolf? UK Universities Must Be More Alert Than Ever to Visa Situation

(0) Comments | Posted 26 March 2013 | (09:49)

The Home Office and immigration control lobbyists were celebrating earlier this month as the government edged closer to its target of reducing net-migration to less than 100,000. In the year to June 2012, 42,000 less overseas students arrived in the UK as in net-migration fell to 163,000 from 247,000 the...

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Migration Watch Claims Regarding Foreign Students are Misleading and Damaging

(0) Comments | Posted 28 September 2012 | (10:11)

The past five years of attacks on the credibility of international students have left the UK higher education sector on rocky ground. The foreign press have jumped on the negative sentiment of the UK media and have sullied the higher education sector's once sterling reputation, detailing how foreign students are...

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