The international schools market in India is on the cusp of significant expansion according to ISC Research. The forecast is based upon data and intelligence that ISC Research has published in a new Market Report for India.
The latest announcements on the international schools market from ISC Research
Vietnam is predicted to see significant growth of English-medium international schools in the next few years, once a new policy replacing the Vietnamese government's Decree 73 comes into place later this year.
The government of Saudi Arabia is planning to increase private sector school provision, including international schools.
The total number of students aged between 3 and 18 enrolled in English-medium international schools in the Middle East continued to increase during the past academic year.
The number of K-12 English-medium international schools in the UAE has grown 9.1% per annum since 2011, from 370 schools to 572. Enrolment has increased by 12.7% in the same time to over 583,000 students.
The first ever in-depth study into the use and demand for digital learning resources at international schools has been conducted by IERP (the International Education Research Panel), a research collaboration between ISC Research and C3 Education.
The first ever British International School Awards ceremony took place in London on January 23rd.
Amendments to Chinese Government regulations for private schools which were announced recently will impact all schools in China offering international education to local Chinese children. It is believed the motivation for the new enforcements are as a result of the increasing number of costly private bilingual schools in China, some of which have not been abiding by existing laws.
New data on the K-12 English-medium international schools market shows that although the market in the Middle East is extremely healthy, it is facing several challenges right now.
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