The UK government has announced a "travel window" just after the end of lockdown in England for students to get home for Christmas. The travel window will run from 3-9 December. This excludes students who have tested positive or been notified by the NHS test and trace system. Universities and HE establishments have been instructed to finish all face to face learning by 9 December in order to “support all students being able to travel home in the window”. Lectures and other learning can then resume online if the provider wishes. Mass testing will be offered to as many students as [...]
What is not widely known, is that some UK universities offer a second academic intake ‘January start’, for both undergraduate and postgraduate studies, which gives students the opportunity to start studies then if they did not manage to secure a position for September 2020, either because of the army service or for other personal reasons. In fact, by enrolling in January, students benefit from a nine month academic year. By joining in January this would be positive outcome regarding their psychology, instead of waiting for the September 2021 intake. Students are given a unique opportunity to take advantage of September to [...]
We are proud to announce we will be hosting two webinars in October 2020. Please see below more information and our attached invitations. Football and Academic Opportunities Abroad - GESD & IDA Date - Thursday, October 22ndTime - 7:00pmDuration - 45 minutesSpoken Language - English Featured speaker: Peter Bradley Link - http://meet.google.com/YUF-BQKE-ZZZPeter Bradley will go through a step-by-step process on Football and Academic opportunities abroad for University placement, Residential Academies and Preparatory schools. 2. Athletic Scholarship Opportunities Abroad - GESD & USSS Date - Thursday, October 30th Time - 8:00pmDuration - 45 minutes Featured speaker: Liam Barrett Link – https://meet.google.com/von-ubrr-cyeLiam Bradley will go through a step-by-step process for [...]
Global Education, as every year in recent years, awarded, money prize of 2 outstanding graduates of the Higher Hotel Institute of Cyprus. With great pleasure and pride, as official representatives in Cyprus for Derby University. the first prize was given on behalf of the School of Tourism & Culinary Arts of the University of Derby. The second prize was offered by Global Educational Services to the student with outstanding performance and ethics in the Culinary Studies program. This year's awards were made under strict circumstances due to the pandemic. The Graduation ceremony was not established as previous years and all student [...]
The game took place in an enthusiastic atmosphere and with the participation of several football fans, which because of the pandemic of COVID 19 took place on 8th September in the auxiliary stadiums of Makarios Sports Centre. The two finalists, present were the teams of LEICESTER and BRIGHTON. The final was held under the auspices of the President of the Cyprus Sports Organisation, Mr. Andreas Michaelides. The league was dedicated to the campaign against addictions: "WE REJECT THE SUBSTANCES, WE SEARCH FOR THE SUBSTANCE" In a thrilling game, Leicester's student football team emerged as champions of the EFEK United Kingdom championship, [...]
On Tuesday, September 1st, the 4th Freshers Fair was crowned with absolute success at the Landmark Hotel in Nicosia. Organizers of the event were Global Education, Educational Advisors for Student Placement and Recruitment, and the National Student Union of Cypriots (EFEK), United Kingdom. The event was held with the participation of more than 30 Greek and Greek-Cypriot Student Associations based in England. Admission to the event was free. All the necessary measures dictated by the pandemic law were followed at the event. The aim of the event was for first-year students in England to get to know the members of their [...]
Global Educational Services is an official sponsor and regular supporter of Greek & Cypriot Societies Manchester
We had the pleasure to welcome at the Global offices, the president of the society Michalis Taliadoros and another member of the council Achilles Savvidis, to discuss the needs of society and their plans to support their members. During the visit, a check was handed over by the CEO of Global Educational Services, Chris Sofroniou, as a sponsorship to the Society for the new academic year 2020-2021. We would like to wish them all the best for 2020-2029 and good luck to all the students of Manchester!
Parliament on Friday the 18th of September rejected a supplementary budget earmarked for the recruitment of contract soldiers that would have replaced conscripts who would have been given a postponement so that they could study in the UK without having to pay the higher fees that come into effect from 2021. Soldiers doing their national service this year are missing out on the last year of home university fees after the British government announced in June that from January 2021 all EU students will have to pay pricey international fees as part of Brexit. The plenum voted 32 to 16 to [...]
With the beginning of the new school year, the CEO of Global Education, Chris Sofroniou, made the following statement: I would like to wish every student a good progress and a creative school year, allow yourselves to indulge in the beautiful fight of your multifaced education, from the beginning of the school year with a beautiful and positive mood. I also wish every teacher to be equipped with strength, patience and faith to cope with their difficult task for this year. Finally, to the parents and guardians I wish, good strength and courage, to support their children and to make them [...]
For another year Global Educational Services sponsors the Hellenic and Cypriot Society of Derby for the new academic year 2020-2021. Global is the exclusive representative of Derby University in Cyprus and a constant sponsor and supporter of society. The President of the Society, Fanos Maxoutis, recently visited Global's offices and met with the Director of Global Education, Chris Sofroniou. Mr Sofroniou delivered a check as a financial sponsorship to the Society. Global wishes every success to the new members of the society. We will be next to the Society and all Cypriot students of Derby!