International student influences
Interesting snippet in the Times Higher on 2nd Dec: International students report the following influences – in order – on their choice of UK university:-
- Word of mouth
- Institutional web site
- Access to the internet when at university
- Good IT facilities
- Feeling 'safe and secure'
- Good teaching
- Library facilities
- Academic content on courses
Nearly half the students surveyed were dissatisfied with the cost of accommodation, low levels of financial support via bursaries, employment opportunities and experience, and university careers services.