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International Education. How big? It’s HUGE.

Bigger than wheat and lumber exports! That’s what a recently released report prepared for Global Affairs Canada states about the economic impact of international education in Canada. The report shows that international education is now worth $11.37 billion annually to the Canadian economy, surpassing other prominent Canadian exports such as wheat ($7.95 billion), lumber ($8.67… Read More >

BOLD Radio June 20, 2015 – International Education in Manitoba

The following is an interview from CJOB’s BOLD radio with MCIE president, Gary Gervais.

2014 International Student of the Year Award winners announced

November 21, 2014 The Manitoba Council for International Education (MCIE) and the International Education Branch of the Government of Manitoba (IEB) are proud to announce the winners of the 2014 International Student of the Year Awards. 

Manitoba’s $1.5-billion opportunity

As seen in the Winnipeg Free Press November 19, 2014 By: Gary Gervais International education brings in more than $200 million annually to the Manitoba economy. It could be more. A lot more. By keeping pace with the federal government’s goal to double the number of international students by 2020, Manitoba could receive a billion-dollar-plus… Read More >