The PIE features news from ISC that the growth and interest in English-medium international schools is far from waning, with new projects - often specifically with local children in mind - proving popular the world over.
ISC data and intelligence is used by universities around the world to develop strategic international plans for student recruitment and teacher training
There are almost 5,000 K-12 English-medium international schools in the world with senior high and sixth form students aiming for undergraduate degrees in Western countries. There are also over 8,700 K-12 English-medium international schools employing more than 429,000 teachers who all require teaching qualifications and professional development.
“I’m finding ISC Online a useful tool and appreciate the value it brings, not just to my work in East Asia, but the wider mailing campaigns across the world have been successful, as have email invitations to events we’ve held in places such as UAE.”
Ben Charlton, International Development Officer, The University of Buckingham, UK
Successful strategic international planning requires data and market understanding
ISC data, trends and intelligence are ways for universities and colleges to accurately know and connect with the K-12 English-medium international schools market.
All that you need to establish long-lasting relationships with international schools
ISC services for Higher Education are used by many universities around the world including Trinity College Dublin, King’s College London, American University of Sharjah and University of North Carolina Greensboro to support international student engagement in summer programmes, international school enrolment for undergraduate courses, and international teacher training and up-skilling.
ISC Products and Services for Higher Education
ISC Online for Higher Education is an online platform for universities and colleges to access international school data and communicate directly with schools, senior leaders and their College Counsellors.
Market Intelligence Reports
Detailed reports for specific countries that ISC considers have the most potential for international school growth and new development, now and in the near future.
News for the Higher Education Sector
The demand for international education is becoming increasingly accessible to families around the world as the market goes from strength to strength. At the ISC Research Conference in January, the company's team of field researchers shared some of the very latest intelligence and data gathered this academic year about developments within the international schools market
China now leads the world for English-medium international schools and amendments to government regulations are giving foreign investors new confidence in market potential..
New data from ISC Research says that China now leads the world for the number of English-medium international schools, fuelled by the demand from Chinese nationals for a more Western style of learning, with qualifications and language skills that prepare their children well for higher education in the West.
Further growth expected in India as the economy flourishes and more families prepare their children for higher education overseas
Increased demand for a western education around the world has reshaped the international schools market and the students they enrol.
The image at the top of this page shows senior students at the International School of Zug and Luzern