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The end of transnational education? The view from the UK

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dc.contributor.author Nigel Martin Healey
dc.date.accessioned 2022-02-14T12:06:01Z
dc.date.available 2022-02-14T12:06:01Z
dc.date.issued 2020
dc.identifier.citation Nigel Martin Healey (2020) 'The end of transnational education? The view from the UK' Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education, 24 (3) :102-112. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1360-3108
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/11029
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract The growth of transnational education has been a major focus of attention for the UK sector since 2010. During a period when international student recruitment has stagnated, transnational education (TNE) has been widely seen as an alternative way of diversifying revenue and building international profile for universities. The UK presently dominates the global TNE market. In 2017/2018, approximately 700,000 students were studying for UK higher education qualifications in their own country – more than twice the number of international (non-European Union) students who travelled to the UK to study. Despite the interest in TNE and the growth in offshore enrolments, there has been growing scepticism about the net economic benefits of TNE and the sustainability of TNE models. This article reviews the drivers of TNE activity and concludes the high-tide mark for UK universities has been passed and that TNE may be entering a period of decline. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Taylor and Francis en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education;24 (3), pp. 102-112
dc.rights This is an Author's Accepted Manuscript of an article whose final and definitive form, the Version of Record, has been published in Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education 2020 copyright Taylor & Francis, available online at: https://doi.org/10.1080/13603108.2019.1631227 en_US
dc.subject Transnational education en_US
dc.subject borderless education en_US
dc.subject crossborder education en_US
dc.subject internationalisation of higher education en_US
dc.title The end of transnational education? The view from the UK en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2022-02-11T17:00:50Z
dc.description.version ACCEPTED
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.1080/13603108.2019.1631227
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 3033737
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle Perspectives: Policy and Practice in Higher Education
dc.description.status Peer reviewed


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