Date: 22 November 2018

This scoping study will inform the British Council East Asia regional programme on UK-East Asia Higher Education Partnerships which aims to create university level collaboration between UK and East Asia (EA) countries to strengthen the UK’s position as a significant partner in the ambitious education reform in East Asia countries, driving the move towards a knowledge economy. This regional Programme aims to provide the UK sector with greater access to the higher education market in East Asia, position the UK as preferred education and research partner and further strengthen the UK’s reputation in East Asian countries as world leader in higher education.

The scoping study will inform British Council’s work on the internationalisation of education in EA. It will cover the EA countries of China, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore and Vietnam.