Programme and contents

Here we summon Programmes and contents from workshops and conferences.

Internationalisation of Education. A SEC/SIHE Research Workshop

Thursday, September 13, 10:15 -15:00 

Venue: Scandic Uplandia, Dragarbrunnsgatan 32 

09:30 – 10:15


10:15 – 10:30       

Mikael Börjesson: Introduction 

10:30 – 12:00 Internationalisation of higher education   

  • André Bryntesson: Tuition Fees in Sweden: Westernised Student Body, Gatekeeping Scholarships and Questionable Economic Benefits
  • André Bryntesson, Mikael Börjesson, Ashley Haru: Swedish Erasmus Students Abroad: Motivations, Outcomes and Movement Patterns 
  • Ashley Haru: Uneven Flows in Europe: Structural Differences Between Credit and Degree Mobility 

Transnational educational strategies 

  • Jennifer Waddling: Educational Strategies Among Mobile Middle Class Families in Sweden 
  • Caitlin Mc Evoy: The Precariat as the Student: Education as the Preferred Social Mechanism for Integration 

12:00 – 13:00


13:00 – 14:30      

  • Mikael Börjesson: Swedish Institute Scholarship Holders. A Study of the Swedish Institute Scholarships 
  • Ida Lidegran: Education as a Lifebuoy. Newly Arrived Academics and Establishment Programmes: the Case of Korta vägen 
  • Nubin Ciziri: Education in Conflict and Crisis: The Case of Kurdish Refugees from Syria in Turkey 
  • Sara Forsberg: Transnational Horizons, Patriotism and Gender Expectations: Aspirations towards International Student Mobility amongst Middle Class Students in Kerala, India 
  • Ola Winberg: Internationalisation through Travel. A 17th century Example 

14:30 – 15:00

Conclusion by Johanna Waters and Maggi Leung 

15:00 – 15:30


Last modified: 2023-11-23