English changing the global face of learning

UK“A relentless global rise in the learning of English is transforming higher education, according to Mike Milanovic, chief executive of language exam organisation Cambridge Educational Services Overseas Limited. ‘What a lot of countries are doing now, at the tertiary level, is offering courses through the medium of English,’ Dr Milanovic said. ‘It’s changing the nature of where people go to get their tertiary education in English. Typically it’s been UK, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, the US. You’ve got choice now. You could go to France (or) to Spain’ …” (more)

[Bernard Lane, The Australian Higher Education, 3 June]

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