Chinese postgraduate students to be banned from studying sensitive subjects at UK universities

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

UK Times with the report saying hundreds of Chinese postgraduate students are to be banned from studying sensitive subjects at British universities

  • Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office will expand the remit of its security vetting for overseas applicants wanting to study subjects relating to national security
  • amid concerns about the theft of intellectual property.
  • measures are expected to block hundreds of Chinese students from entering Britain
  • Visas for those already enrolled will be revoked if they are deemed to pose a risk.
UK Times report is here for more (may be gated)  
Strains with China are on the increase, not just Australia and the US. 

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