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WES experts are available to discuss trends in international student mobility, international education, and the integration of skilled immigrants into the workforce in Canada and the U.S., as well as issues related to credential evaluation and verification of international educational credentials.

To request an interview, send us an email at [email protected]

Read Our Latest Press Releases

Mariam Assefa Retiring as Executive Director of World Education Services
New York, NY (August 29, 2018)—After 37 years as head of the leading international credential evaluation service in the United States and Canada, Mariam Assefa has announced her decision to retire from her role as Executive Director of World Education Services.

World Education Services’ New Research Highlights Challenging Political Environment for International Student Recruitment
New York, NY (June 18, 2018)—New research by World Education Services finds that the U.S. political environment is the biggest challenge to recruiting international students to college and university campuses. In response, most institutions have changed or are planning to change their international recruitment strategies.

World Education Services Pilots Blockchain-Based Digital Badges for Internationally Educated Students and Professionals
New York, NY (May 30, 2018)—World Education Services (WES) has announced plans to offer blockchain-based digital badges to qualified WES clients. WES, which evaluates international education qualifications and advocates for their recognition in the U.S. and Canada, is offering the badges through Credly, a leading provider of online credentials.