‘Don’t worry’, China tells students rushing to overseas campuses
From Times Higher Education: “China’s Ministry of Education has eased its citizens’ concerns that a reimposed ban on online learning could frustrate their plans to obtain overseas degrees. In a fresh announcement posted on the Center for Scholarly Exchange website, authorities say students will not be disadvantaged if they cannot secure visas, flights or accommodation in time to attend on-campus classes. ‘Please don’t worry, you can continue to take online classes during the relevant procedures,’ a translation of the document insists. It urges students to keep records of visa appointments, flight cancellations or housing applications as proof that they tried to overcome these hurdles.”View the full article from Times Higher Education. [Subscription required.]
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