Beijing Overseas Study Service Association conducted a survey
of the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on overseas Chinese
students. By the date of this report’s public release, over
240,000 people from over 160 countries have confirmed cases
of infection. Chinese students, as the largest group of overseas
Chinese, are directly impacted by the pandemic. This past week,
a large number of countries took actions in containing pandemic;
including sealing off borders, suspending classes and moving to
online, and cancelling tests. These actions have caused
students the anxiousness of anticipation. In the meantime, as
the largest association in China international education industry,
BOSSA received various inquiries from Chinese parents,
educators, and agency members in regards to Chinese students
overseas. Therefore, BOSSA collaborated with its agency
members and officials to conduct a mass survey of Chinese
students currently abroad in multiple countries.

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