Making the EU an accessible and attractive destination for foreign students and researchers: press conference by Cecilia MALMSTRÖM, Member of the EC in charge of Home Affairs

Type: News   Reference: i-077086   Duration: 00:00:05  Lieu: Brussels, Belgium - EC/Berlaymont
End production: 25/03/2013   First transmission: 25/03/2013
Every year, hundreds of thousands of foreign students and researchers are coming to Europe. This global mobility contributes to economic competitiveness and fosters the generation and acquisition of knowledge, skills and ideas. However, foreign students and researchers are often faced with complex and unclear admission rules and procedures. To make Europe a more attractive destination for research and innovation, the Commission will propose to improve the current rules and conditions for third country national students, researchers and other groups, such as school pupils, trainees, volunteers and au pairs, to enter and stay in the EU.

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