To recognise the internationalisation and global prominence of UK education; promote the value of international students to UK education, economy and ‘soft power’; raise awareness of issues which affect international students and UK education; and provide a platform for collaboration between parliamentarians, international education institutions and professionals and business leaders.
Paul Blomfield MP (Co-Chair and Registered Contact)
Lord Bilimoria of Chelsea (Co-Chair)
Ben Howlett MP (Secretary)
Baroness Uddin (Treasurer)
Geoffrey Robinson MP (Vice-Chair)
Alison Thewliss MP (Vice-Chair)
Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe (Vice-Chair)
Click here to view the full list of MPs and Peers who are members of the APPG for International Students.
Exporting Education UK and Independent Higher Education
Exporting Education UK is a cross sector group of UK organisations involved in international education who have come together to promote the value of the sector to the UK and its contribution to the UK’s long term competitiveness in the global economy. www.exeduk.com
Independent Higher Education coordinates Exporting Education UK on behalf of the international education sector. Independent HE is the UK membership organisation and national representative body for independent providers of higher education, professional training and pathways. www.independenthe.com
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