De la Cour Communications


Written By: Nic Mitchell

De la Cour Communications, led by award-winning public relations consultant and commentator Nic Mitchell, provides communications and journalistic advice and support to international higher education clients.

Award certificateCurrently working with a range of media outlets, including the BBC news online, University World News, and EUPRIO, the European universities’ PR network, Nic won the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Education & Skills Group Outstanding Higher Education Journalism Award in 2015.

The award was for his in-depth look at the impact of the east-to-west European brain drain on Lithuania for BBC online business news. See more here about the award.

The headlines column on the right has links to our latest blogs.

University World News co-founding editor Karen MacGregor called Nic’s writing style “reliable, accurate, independent and insightful”, while BBC online education editor Sean Coughlan said his is “the kind of specialist journalism, with a thoughtful analysis, that people really want.”

As well as blogs and news reports on European higher education, including a regular blogging service for the European Universities Public Relations & Information Officers’ association (EUPRIO), we offer tailored market intelligence and media support to public and private sector organisations promoting the internationalisation of higher education and student mobility.

Nic also recounts his fight to overcame bowel cancer and chemotherapy in his ‘Cancer-talk’ blog.

To find out more ABOUT what we can offer you, see here.



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