Press

The Education Intelligence media centre provides the latest press releases and archives, upcoming publishing and events calendar, and media mentions.

Press release

10 December 2015
‘The shape of international education to 2025’ examines the landscape of global higher education through the next decade by forecasting, in cooperation with Oxford Economics, demand for higher education based on household wealth and tertiary-aged populations.
08 December 2015
Some of the best-known British boarding schools are establishing branches overseas, as part of a high-profile internationalisation strategy to tap new pools of middle-class families seeking a quality education, according to new British Council research Global expansion of UK boarding schools: a study of branch campuses.
02 November 2015
New research by the British Council concluded that undergraduate and postgraduate international STEM students assess the value of their career and research prospects, alongside the quality of the course and the transferable skills they will attain, when deciding on a higher education destination.
28 May 2015
The ‘Broadening Horizons’ 2015 survey of almost 3000 UK students found overall, 34 per cent of all respondents to the survey said they were interested in some form of overseas study.
14 November 2014
A new British Council research report finds Japanese students who have studied abroad are more optimistic about their futures than students who have not, and that overall Japanese student sentiment towards overseas study is equal to UK and US peers.
06 October 2014
The report, Postgraduate student mobility trends to 2024, examines current trends in postgraduate mobility between key origin and destination markets, and forecasts student flows through the next ten years.
24 April 2014
A new research report, provides insight into how UK and US student demand for overseas study is changing.
05 December 2013
A new report provides a unique insight into the education aspirations of 10,000 students across India.
07 October 2013
A new report provides forecasts of key international student mobility indicators and markets to 2024.

Media mentions

28 May 2015
The Times Higher Education mentioned some findings in the Broadening Horizon 2015 research regarding UK student interests in studying overseas.
28 May 2015
Key findings of our latest research, Broadening Horizons: The value of the overseas experience, was featured in the article
15 November 2014
Times Higher Education shared some findings from the British Council's latest research - Japan: Debunking the "inward-looking" myth and suggested that UK can still attract Japanese students.
14 November 2014
The Wall Street Journal summarised five facts from our new report - Japan: Debunking the "inward-looking" myth.
14 November 2014
The article concluded that UK culture is still an attraction for Japanese students based on some findings from the British Council's research - Japan: Debunking the "inward-looking" myth.