aurora network logo

Data on Emergent Regional Hubs

VU International News and Reviews No. 96 August 28 2017

August 2017

In yet another study that looks beyond the Anglo-American side of international student mobility, German and Turkish researchers have analysed the growth in international students numbers in emerging regional hubs like …. In their study on Social network analysis of international student, mobility conducted a social network analysis was conducted on a worldwide dataset representing 229 countries. The data were retrieved from the UNESCO data centre for the year 2013.

The results suggest that these newly rising several regional hubs are undergoing internationalization processes in different forms and with different rationales. The mobility patterns in emerging regional hubs deviate from those in traditional destinations, which fundamentally change the nature of internationalization in this context.

Back to newsletters