Author Archives: Vincenzo Raimo

Vincenzo Raimo

About Vincenzo Raimo

Director - International Office at University of Nottingham

International student recruitment agents get a lot of bad press. But when recruitment agents act unethically, whose fault is it?

Why work with agents? I recently heard the headmaster of an international school in the UK describe agents as ‘super parents – the parents that keep on giving’ because they play such a vital role in recruiting new students for … Continue reading

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Rising student expectations? University international offices know all about it.

Don’t you just hate it when university and student leaders say: ‘Now that students are paying high fees…’? Where have these people been for the last 30 years? It seems too easy to forget that international students studying in British … Continue reading

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