Europass launches new e-portfolio website

Europass has launched its new, completely redesigned website to reflect significant new developments and progress in the Europass service offer. The free Europass resources now offer people the chance to…

From cloud computing to wind power technology: the Double High initiative and opportunities for Sino-British partnerships in the TVET sector

Regular readers may already be familiar with the “Double World-Class” project, launched in 2017 to raise the standards of China’s elite universities. Now, with the unveiling of the “Double High”…

UK NARIC’s 2019 #IntlEd Holiday Quiz

Think you know your stuff when it comes to international education? Pit your wits against our festive themed international education quiz!  The Holly and the Ivy: which Ivy League university…

New UK NARIC service – UK Qualification Reference Statement

A new UK NARIC service for individuals has been launched – the UK Qualification Reference Statement (UKQRS) The UK Qualification Reference Statement was developed in response to requests from people who…

Third meeting of the EQPR project in The Hague on 11 April

The third meeting of the European Qualifications Passport for Refugees (EQPR) project coordination group took place in The Hague on 11 April. The meeting was also attended by representatives from…

UK NARIC information and data: what’s new for 2019?

The UK NARIC 2019 Information Development Plan details the updates and developments that will be made to information and databases throughout this year.  UK NARIC members can view the Plan…

How does the Chinese Gaokao compare with A level?

UK universities may be looking at whether to accept applicants from China who have taken the Chinese National College Entrance Examination, commonly known as the Gaokao (高考),for direct admission to…

Why has UK NARIC changed its guidance on Pakistani Bachelor degrees?

Following a thorough review, UK NARIC has changed its comparability for Pakistani four-year Bachelor degrees from British Bachelor (Ordinary) degree to British Bachelor degree standard. The new guidance has been…