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Hobsons is the world’s leader in connecting learning to life. Through our unique student success platform, we help more than 12 million students around the globe identify their strengths, explore careers, create academic plans, and find the right college match. We partner with more than 10,000 schools, colleges, and universities to better prepare students for success.

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Edumate K-12 Learning and Management Solutions

K-12 Learning and Management

Edumate allows schools access to a holistic view of a student's progress from Kindergarten to Year 12.

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#HobsonsInsight Value of a degree

Value of a degree

Our latest piece of research examines domestic course pricing.

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#HobsonsInsight The Definition of ROI and Value

The Definition of ROI and Value

The piece examines how university courses and life meet students’ value expectations, taking into consideration core decision-making factors.

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In the News

February 23, 2015

Hobsons acquires starfish retention solutions to support student success in higher education

ARLINGTON, VA, USA – February 23, 2015 – Hobsons, the world’s leader in connecting learning to life, today announced the acquisition of Starfish Retention Solutions, the leading provider of student success and advising...

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October 13, 2014

Misconceptions of online learning lead to student attrition

A survey has found that social isolation and a seemingly never-ending course workload are major factors for students who discontinue their online studies. The Hobsons survey of more than 1300 students who had withdrawn,...

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May 14, 2014

Safety fears keep international students away from Australia

A survey has found that safety and Australia’s attitude toward international students is still a concern for people considering studying here, prompting calls for the Federal Government to do more to...

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February 03, 2014

Digital media key to higher education’s international competitiveness

New research has revealed that prospective students from Africa (46 per cent), Asia (45 per cent) and the Americas (44 per cent) are more likely to follow an Australian university on social media than local students (41...

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November 26, 2013

Dispelling the myths about international students

A recent survey by Hobsons on reaching and engaging with international students, has revealed that almost half (48 per cent) of international students studying or wanting to study at Australian universities come from...

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