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How To Spot A Good Education Agent?

Student recruitment may be fun, but the truth is, a good education agent can do real miracles with your institution. The agency is the sales department that you truly need in order to popularize and get a stream of new international or local students. The agents have their...
Posted On 15 Sep 2017

International Recruitment Strategies For Universities Pt.2

This week we are bringing yet another fresh perspective to your international recruitment strategies. In our last post, we discussed some interesting ideas for universities that are relatively popular. Today, we go in the opposite direction! Let’s now focus on universities...
Posted On 14 Sep 2017

International Recruitment Strategies For Universities Pt.1

There is no universal recipe for universities on how to be successful in their international student recruitment efforts. What works for Ivy League may not be the best option for a small town community college. Most of the time, international student officers design...
Posted On 12 Sep 2017

Five Tips For Recruiting International Students

Each year thousands of colleges and universities compete for the attention of international students. Why? Simply because all these students play a crucial role in raising the school’s academic profile. However, engaging and recruiting international students is...
Posted On 28 Aug 2017

Educators Checklist: What To Include In The Agents Contract

Preparing a good agents contract is often a challenging task. This is especially true if you are going to work with agents for the first time. But don’t worry! We are here to help! Here is a quick checklist for the most important things you need to include before...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017

Preparing for Agents: Do’s Before Signing The Contract

You are finally done with all the preparations, discussions and research, completion of student profiles and definition of needs and goals. You’ve just met the agent for the first time, and you feel very good about the possibilities. You feel strongly about the...
Posted On 18 Aug 2017

3 Reasons Why Your Agent Relationship Isn’t Working Out

Obviously, not every agent relationship you establish will work out the way you’ve imagined in your head. No matter if you visit networking events or do thorough research, sometimes even the best efforts don’t result in a solid new partnership. So, what...
Posted On 16 Aug 2017

How To Recruit Students Successfully

Student mobility worldwide has seen a substantial growth in the past few years, and there is no evidence of this process slowing down. The OECD has recently reported that the total number of international students worldwide will exceed 8 million by 2025. As a...
Posted On 09 Aug 2017

Evaluating Student Recruitment Success: The Metrics That Matter

Do you know what kind of metrics you should take into consideration throughout your student recruitment campaigns? If you don’t have marketing experts on your team, it can be difficult to identify the numbers that matter. Not to mention that in addition to measurable...
Posted On 02 Aug 2017

How To Research Potential Student Recruitment Agency Partners

A report by an NGO called Advancing Global Higher Education (AACRAO) reveals interesting details about the way international education providers build their network of student recruitment agencies. It shows that 63.5% of educators get an agent through a recommendation, and 39.4%...
Posted On 28 Jul 2017

How To Reach and Recruit Students From China

We’re used to talking about internationalisation of nations and cultures as something given that merely exists worldwide and is easily accessible by everyone. We also take for granted Internet, with its ubiquitous penetration worldwide, as the main vessel for this process....
Posted On 10 Jul 2017

Preparing For Agents: Updating Your Information

As we’ve discussed before, prospective international students need to have a clear vision of what to expect from their future studies abroad. However, they are not alone in this. This is also true when you are preparing for working with international student recruitment...
Posted On 05 Jul 2017