The lecture “The Third Wave of International Student Mobility: Achieving Success for China as a Study Abroad Destination” was successfully held in GIME

On January 9th, 2020, at the invitation of the GIME, Dr. Rahul Choudaha, US-based global higher education strategist and principal researcher at DrEducation, gave a seminar entitled “The Third Wave of International Student Mobility: Achieving Success for China as a Study Abroad Destination” in Mingzhe building. The lecture was presided over by Mr. Xie Yang, Associate Director of GIME. Ms. Yu Tao, the Program Manager of International Cooperation Office, GIME faculty and staff members attended the lecture and participated in the discussion.   

During the seminar, Dr. Rahul Choudaha mainly introduced the characteristics, latest trends and mobility patterns of the third wave of international student mobility, as well as the opportunities and challenges faced by Chinese universities. This lecture will provide theoretical supports for future developments of GIME's study abroad programs and international student’s degree seeking programs.


Dr. Rahul Choudaha is an influential global higher education scholar-practitioner. He is a keen observer and commentator of trends and insights related to international student mobility, change and influence of students' behavior, cross-border and transnational education, world-class university development programs and the impact of immigration policies on student mobility.