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Title All TNE is not created equal: how International Branch Campuses stand out from the crowd
Author Rachael Merola - The OBHE


More than 150 years since universities first established international branch campuses, models have evolved and diversified in terms of size, scope, ownership, and support framework. But in all the variety of transnational education (TNE) around the world, what exactly distinguishes an IBC? This article explores the question of definition, placing IBCs in a broader typology of ‘foreign higher education outposts’—including operations which resemble branch campuses but also exhibit important differences.

Date 24/03/2016
Region(s) All Regions
Countries International
Theme(s) Transnational Education (TNE) Models
Topic(s) Branch Campuses

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