Tag: Education

Finland struggles to attract Chinese students

less chinese students in finland

Chinese students looking to Finland for education has declined by 24 percent since 2011. Meanwhile, the share of Asians of all foreign students has risen by 30 percent during the same period the Chinese news site Xinhuanet writes. This is an issue for Finland, as the country hopes to find potential immigrants among foreign students.…

How expats maintain their children’s native language in Singapore

ScandAsia has spoken with a few Scandinavians living and working in Singapore about their children and how they handle the challenge of maintaining their mother tongue when living in a foreign country. Maintaining the Danish language in Singapore Mikkel Aabye recently moved from Denmark to Singapore with his wife Christina Aabye. Together they have three…

Study abroad: Edu Danmark sends 100 students per year to Asia

Many university students today take a part of their degree abroad. If you ask the students, the reasons are many: to compliment your degree, improve your CV, learn a language, form an international network, travel around and get some great experiences. In Scandinavia, studying abroad is also in trend. 29.000 Swedish students studied abroad in the study year 2014-15.…