Member News
  • Report claiming 150,000 international students may be overstaying in the UK is "seriously misleading" says English UK
    29 November 2012

    A report by the UKBA chief inspector of immigration, John Vine, stating that there was a backlog of 152,000 notifications about changes in students' circumstances in May, which meant there could potentially have been "thousands" of migrants who were not complying with their visas, is "seriously misleading" says English UK's Chief Executive, Tony Millns.

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  • Bookings open for 2013 English UK Marketing Conference
    26 November 2012

    Bookings are now open for the English UK Marketing Conference 2013. This year's event is on Friday 1 February and is the ideal event for professionals involved in marketing ELT programmes to international students, allowing them to expand their expertise and knowledge in a number of key areas.

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  • Delegates aim for the sky at The English UK Fair, Macau 2012
    21 November 2012
    The English UK fair in Macau started on a high note, hosting a welcome event for delegates at a revolving 60th floor restaurant in one of the world's tallest towers.
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  • Challenge your own practice, English UK Teachers Conference told
    19 November 2012

    The value of teachers questioning their own practice was one theme that came up again and again through many of the 25 elective sessions and two plenaries at this year's English UK Teachers' Conference, attended by more than 230 delegates.

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  • The English UK Teachers' Conference -- worth travelling 6,000 miles to attend, says Jane Li
    13 November 2012

    Meet Jane Ji, the Chinese language centre headteacher who came to London especially for the English UK Teachers' Conference

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  • English UK teachers' conference attracts some unexpected delegates
    12 November 2012

    English UK's annual Teachers' Conference took on an international flavour this year as it welcomed delegates from China, Latvia and Argentina for the first time ever.

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  • London is world's favourite destination for students
    7 November 2012

    London has beaten New York and Sydney in a survey of preferred city destinations for students and the under-25s.

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  • Worldwide study associations call for governments to promote international student mobility
    6 November 2012

    Thirteen language teaching associations from round the world have now signed up to a declaration on international students drafted by English UK. The document calls on governments, agencies and institutions to promote international student mobility.

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  • Latest updates for the English UK Teachers' Conference on 10 November
    6 November 2012
    The English UK Teachers' Conference, supported by Cambridge ESOL will take place this Saturday 10 November and we have some important updates. There are some changes to the elective sessions, and we are pleased to announce there is also a British Council sponsored drinks reception at the end of the day.
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  • ELTons 2013 - deadline for applications fast approaching
    1 November 2012

    Organised by the British Council, the ELTons 2013 are the only international awards that recognise and celebrate innovation in English language teaching. The deadline for applications is 23 November 2013.

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