English UK Logo
English UK Newsflash January 2016
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE

UK visa & immigration news

 

In this month's visa and immigration news: updated visitor guidance for immigration staff; new immigration and nationality fees; updates to the visa application website; and new Tier 4 application form.

read more+

Student Weeks Data submission - deadline 12 February

 

The deadline for your Student Weeks Data Submission (formerly the Annual Declaration) has been extended to Friday 12 February.

If your centre has not yet submitted your data, please log in to your English UK profile to do so as soon as possible.

read more+

Helping you make business contacts in the Asia Pacific region – autumn 2016 overseas networking events

 

Do you need to build business from the Asia Pacific? Our annual student statistics report showed this region includes five of the top 20 ELT sending countries: Korea, Japan, China, Thailand and Taiwan.

read more+

Meet agents from emerging and mature markets at StudyWorld London

 

StudyWorld is the best place for UK ELT providers to meet quality agents from the UK's top source markets, and also those with the most potential for growth.

We help you to build a diverse network of agent partners to protect your centre from future market changes.

read more+

Eddie Byers remembered at memorial service

 

The life of Eddie Byers, English UK's late chief executive, was celebrated by staff, colleagues, friends and family on Wednesday 20 January 2016, and will be remembered for years to come with the planned creation of an in memoriam scholarship fund.

read more+

Statistics, Tier 4, Accreditation and more discussed at English UK's Member Roadshow

 

From Tier 4 membership to international marketing, every English UK Member Roadshow is different, because it's driven by the interests of members.

Not attended a Roadshow yet? Upcoming dates are in Oxford, Bournemouth, Belfast, Edinburgh, Manchester and London - keep an eye out for our email inviting you to attend.

read more+

English is GREAT: vlog winners announced

 

We are thrilled to announce the five Brazilian winners of our English is GREAT: Speak to the World competition.

read more+

English UK's newest partner agencies

 

Over the past month, one new agency has successfully become recognised English UK Partner Agencies. Find out who and where they are...

read more+

Partner Agency interview: Nadya Tarasova

 

"First of all there are thousands of agents all over the world and the Partner Agency Scheme distinguishes you and helps you stand out from all these agents. It's a sort of quality mark."

The Partner Agency Scheme now has 255 agencies, find out more about one of them: Libra Ltd.

read more+

English UK welcomes new marketing and events officer (cover)

 

We are pleased to welcome Charlotte Neuwirth back to the International team as marketing and events officer (cover).

read more+

Brazilian overseas payment tax: clarification on study abroad exemption

Brazilian authorities have implemented a new tax on overseas remittances, however,  the Department of Federal Revenue has clarified that the cost of overseas courses is exempt. This week it further clarified its position regarding expenses related to the course.

read more+

VisitBritain's new OMGB campaign - promote your language centre and region

 

VisitBritain has launched a major campaign across Brazil, the USA, France and Germany, to promote GREAT Britain as the 'Home of Amazing Moments' - encouraging would-be visitors to share their #OMGB (oh my GREAT Britain) moment.

read more+

News from our corporate members

 

Every month we give members the opportunity to find out more about some of English UK's corporate members and the services they offer.

This month we feature: Currency UK, GSM International, James-Lee Consultancy, London Host Families, Oxford University Press, Password English Language Testing, and Pennginton Manches LLP.

read more+

10 per cent discount for English UK members on a2 Fairs this spring

 

As a partner of English UK, a2 Fairs is offering 10 per cent discount to all English UK members for the spring 2016 student recruitment fairs.

read more+
Contact us
English UK, 219 St John Street, London, EC1V 4LY, United Kingdom
t: +44 20 7608 7960 f: +44 20 7608 7961
e: info@englishuk.com w: www.englishuk.com
Like us on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter | Watch us on Youtube