Register Of All-Party Parliamentary Groups [as at 24 January 2024] International Students

Title

All-Party Parliamentary Group for International Students

Purpose

To recognise the internationalisation and global prominence of UK education; promote the value of international students to UK education, economy and 'soft power'; raise awareness of issues which affect international students and UK education; and provide a platform for collaboration between parliamentarians, international education institutions and professionals and business leaders.

Category

Subject Group

 

Officers

Role

Name

Party

Chair & Registered Contact

Paul Blomfield

Labour

Co-Chair

Lord Bilimoria

Crossbench

Secretary

Mark Logan

Conservative

Treasurer

Baroness Uddin

Non-affiliated

Vice Chair

Lord Willetts

Conservative

Vice Chair

Baroness Garden of Frognal

Liberal Democrat

Vice Chair

Alison Thewliss

Scottish National Party

Vice Chair

Baroness Warwick of Undercliffe

Labour

Vice Chair

Ben Lake

Plaid Cymru

Vice Chair

Afzal Khan

Labour

 

Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Paul Blomfield MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7142.

Email: paul.blomfield.mp@parliament.uk

 

Public Enquiry Point:

Joy Elliott-Bowman, Independent Higher Education, 7 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RA. Tel: 020 3929 3370

Email: appg@internationalstudents.org.uk

 

Secretariat:

Independent Higher Education acts as the group's secretariat. https://ihe.ac.uk

 

Group's Website:

https://internationalstudents.org.uk

 

 

Annual General Meeting

Date of most recent AGM in this Parliament

21/03/2023

Did the group publish an income and expenditure statement relating to the AGM above?

Yes

Reporting year

08 Jan to 07 Jan

Next reporting deadline

08/05/2024

 

Registrable benefits received by the group

 

Benefits In Kind

Source

Description

Value £s

In bands of £1,500

Received

Registered

British Universities International Liaison Association

Afternoon tea at APPG event

 

1,501-3,000

05/12/2022

11/04/2023

Independent Higher Education

Secretariat

 

From : 08/01/2023

To : 07/01/2024

 

4,501-6,000

08/01/2023

11/04/2023

UCAS

Afternoon tea and room hire at International Students Day Celebration

 

1,501-3,000

17/11/2023

14/12/2023

IDP Education

Co-authorship and promotion of inquiry report plus launch event for report

 

9,001-10,500

13/11/2023

14/12/2023