News Archive, November 2011

Les étudiants étrangers en froid avec la France, Le Monde, 30 November 2011

University graduates on the rise, The Prague Post, 30 November 2011

Services without tears, Al Jazeera, 30 November 2011

Privatization and educational inequality in Chile, The Santiago Times, 30 November 2011

New higher education law to offer different financing options, says minister,, 30 November 2011

Asian expedition: Top Swedish university reconnects with alumni, Asian Correspondent, 30 November 2011

Hanyang to set up tech schools in Asia, The Korea Times, 30 November 2011

Russian academy interested in VN education, Tuoitre News, 30 November 2011

Saudi Arabia slows Canadian visa processing, Embassy, 30 November 2011

American students abroad told to resist protests, Associated Press, 30 November 2011

Asia's students weigh up college options, BBC, 30 November 2011

Challenges facing SA higher education,, 30 November 2011

Collaboration in higher education is major pillar in U.S.-India dialogue, The Hindu, 30 November 2011

Salafist Protests at University of Manouba Enter Second Day, Tunisia Live, 29 November 2011

Government abandons 1000 students in extremely cold Russia, Zambian Watchdog, 29 November 2011

Kein Einwanderungsland für Gaststudenten, Deutschlandfunk, 29 November 2011

Gain easy access to education, Hindustan Times, 29 November 2011

Indian students should consider studying in China, Hindustan Times, 29 November 2011

MSPs agree plan to charge UK students attending Scottish universities, Scotsman, 29 November 2011

Colombia calls on students, teachers to help reform higher education, Colombia Reports, 29 November 2011

'New UK visa rules won't hit Indians', Hindustan Times, 29 November 2011

B.C.'s plan to increase foreign student numbers great for local jobs: minister, The Vancouver Sun, 29 November 2011

Student visa fee down, most other charges up, The Australian, 29 November 2011

Education body denies low take-up of work and study places abroad, The Irish Times, 29 November 2011

Higher education quality increases in Kazakhstan, Caspionet, 29 November 2011

West Bengal: Another VC to face the axe for 'graft', Times of India, 29 November 2011

Indonesian MMs Rival Foreign MBAs in Business: Experts, Jakarta Globe, 29 November 2011

China Halts U.S. College Freedom at Class Door, Bloomberg, 28 November 2011

Bildungsarmut in Kirgisien: Holt mich hier raus, ich will lernen, Der Spiegel, 28 November 2011

Hard-hit universities begin counting the cost, The Nation (Thailand), 28 November 2011

Study-Abroad Program to Expand, New York Times, 28 November 2011

Ireland pushes education ties with Vietnam in bid to court student market, The Independent (Ireland), 28 November 2011

When Shenzhen meets Peking University, China Daily, 28 November 2011

Europe's top ten MBA schools favoured by employers, The Daily Telegraph, 28 November 2011

Higher education degrees to be recognized in Asia Pacific, Korea Herald, 27 November 2011

Turkey’s education budget tripled between 2002 and 2011, Today's Zaman, 27 November 2011

Motives of foreign student recruiters questioned, Associated Press, 26 November 2011

New varsity likely to come up in Barka, Times of Oman, 26 November 2011

Malaysia eyes Brunei education market, AsiaOne News, 26 November 2011

Corp law change needed: Honeywood, The Australian, 26 November 2011

Higher Education Regulator to vet higher ed outfits for risky behaviour, The Australian, 26 November 2011

Distance is Dead: Preparing Students for the Global Marketplace, The Atlantic, 25 November 2011

Australian Universities Cut Jobs As Foreign Student Enrollment Dips, Voice of America, 25 November 2011

North Shore home to 1,100 overseas students, North Shore News, 25 November 2011

Jonathan laments Nigerian universities ranking, Vanguard, 25 November 2011

Chilean students clash with police during protests, demanding more education funding, The Washington Post, 25 November 2011

Quality of higher education still poor, admits Education Minister, VietnamNet Bridge, 25 November 2011

New health insurance scheme for foreign students, The Malay Mail, 25 November 2011

Learning the Korean way, Irish Times, 25 November 2011

Foreigners on student visa turn to crime, The Deccan Chronicle, 25 November 2011

Best value schools in North America for Asian students, Asian Correspondent, 24 November 2011

Soft Power and British Foreign Policy, Huffington Post UK, 24 November 2011

Wozu noch Universitäten?, sciencegarden, 24 November 2011

Universities’ drawing power puts millions in province’s coffers, The Chronicle Herald, 24 November 2011

U.S. Treasury Departments Approves CIEE to Offer Programs in Cuba, PR Web, 24 November 2011

Provincial universities consider move to Seoul amid restructuring, The Hankyoreh, 24 November 2011

Omanis invited to apply for Fulbright scholarships,, 24 November 2011

Irish shy away from EU study scheme, The Irish Times, 24 November 2011

Higher Education Department supersedes CHSE, IBN Live via The New Indian Express, 24 November 2011

Taiwan pledges 10,000 Mandarin teachers for India, T@iwan Today, 24 November 2011

Russia to recognize foreign university degrees, Prime Time Russia, 23 November 2011

Hörsaal-Drängelei und Bafög-Stau, Spiegel Online, 23 November 2011

Democratic Students' Organisation protests against anti-education bills, DNA, 23 November 2011

Cal State University’s Israel program under attack — again,, 23 November 2011

Phl gov't tightens screening for foreign students,, 23 November 2011

Rejected: Foreign MBA applicants face major hurdles, Fortune Magazine, 23 November 2011

China to Cancel College Majors That Don’t Pay, Wall Street Journal, 23 November 2011

Maldives higher education enrollment ratio “about same as sub-Saharan Africa”: VP, Minivan News, 23 November 2011

Nigeria: Contemporary Challenges in Higher Education III, via This Day, 23 November 2011

Tips for Chinese students applying to American universities, China Daily, 23 November 2011

France's visa curbs backfiring, The Australian, 23 November 2011

Unis reject claim they are 'awash with cash', The Age, 23 November 2011

The Global Coalition to Protect Education from Attack, Transconflict, 22 November 2011

UK and Columbia strengthen education and science links, 7th Space Interactive, 22 November 2011

Kuwait hopes to boost Canada student scholarships to over 500,, 22 November 2011

Fewer US students visit India, Deccan Chronicle, 22 November 2011

The state of internationalization in Canada, Academica's Top Ten, 21 November 2011

"Un luogo di preghiera all'Università", la studentessa turca scrive al Rettore, La Stampa, 21 November 2011

La tecnología y la educación: una dosis de realismo, El Pais, 21 November 2011

New rules in effect for Australian student visas,, 20 November 2011

David Willetts: 'Many more will go to university than in my generation – we must not reverse that', The Guardian, 20 November 2011

Super visa for parents of students in Canada, The Times of India, 19 November 2011

Bachelor-Studenten hetzen durchs Studium, Spiegel Online, 19 November 2011

A pricey city darshan for foreign students, The Times of India, 18 November 2011

Just good friends: Dundee and Abertay say merger is off the cards, Times Higher Education, 18 November 2011

Aaviksoo Speaks Out against Proliferation of Colleges, Opponents of Reform, ERR News/Estonian Public Broadcasting, 18 November 2011

UK best, Greece worst on EU autonomy, The Australian, 18 November 2011

Cut the branches, try a safer route, Times Higher Education, 17 November 2011

Foreign collaborations benefit education, The Indian Express, 17 November 2011

Small states are open in a big way, Times Higher Education, 17 November 2011

A Much-Needed Challenge to Low-Quality Universities, The New Republic, 17 November 2011

Berkeley Reveals Plan for Academic Center in China, The New York Times, 16 November 2011

We Need a Single Standard for Higher Education, Education Week, 16 November 2011

Ten universities that sell to international students, The Australian, 16 November 2011

Foreign students vital to system, The Australian, 16 November 2011

Global first: India to set up Meta varsity, Hindustan Times, 15 November 2011

Minor drop in number of Indians studying in the US, Hindustan Times, 15 November 2011

State colleges tops in enrolling foreign students, SF Gate, 15 November 2011

Higher Education: Imperatives Of Engagement, The Namibian, 15 November 2011

Virginia tech plans R&D centre, Deccan Chronicle, 15 November 2011

Muslim Ownership Of Private Universities, Colleges Needs To Be Strengthened, Bernama, 14 November 2011

Uganda: Finally, a Virtual University, All Africa via The Monitor, 14 November 2011

Three-year degrees on little coffee, UCLA Daily Bruin, 14 November 2011

China Sent 157,588 Students to U.S. Colleges, Bloomberg, 14 November 2011

A Cameron se le atraganta la subida de las tasas universitarias, El Pais, 14 November 2011

South Sudan: Towards a higher education fit for twenty first century, Sudan Tribune, 13 November 2011

At the Helm of Britain's Tuition Evolution, New York Times, 13 November 2011

First dip in student voyage to America- Enrolment by Indians in US varsities falls by 1 per cent in 2010-11 after continuous rise for over a decade, The Telegraph (India), 13 November 2011

CENTRAL AMERICA: Private higher education booming, University World News, 13 November 2011

Universities wary of European threat to autonomy, Lords inquiry hears, Times Higher Education, 11 November 2011

Allow varsities to hire foreign faculty: Montek, IBN Live, 11 November 2011

Sri Lanka as Asia’s education hub, Daily News (Sri Lanka), 11 November 2011

RRSB Offers Affordable Medical Studies, Bernama, 11 November 2011

Canada wants more PhD graduates, Expat Forum, 11 November 2011

Ces campus qui bousculent la planète universitaire, Le Monde, 10 November 2011

U.S. Sees Large Increase in Foreign Graduate Students, US News and World Report, 10 November 2011

University of Warwick one step closer to New York campus, Birmingham Post, 10 November 2011

Charitably minded watchdog frets over for-profits, Times Higher Education, 10 November 2011

'China ahead of India in creating world class institutions', Hindustan Times, 10 November 2011

Iran bans 'underground university,' brands it 'extremist cult', CNN, 10 November 2011

‘National scandal’ as most adults still unclear about university fees system, Wales Online, 10 October 2011

‘NAAC assessment must for quality edu’, Times of India, 10 November 2011

MPs: higher education reforms could 'polarise' universities, The Telegraph, 10 November 2011

China leaders issue personal invitation to British youth, Times Higher Education, 10 November 2011

What Higher Education Can Learn From Steve Jobs, Huffington Post, 9 November 2011

On Indonesia’s Island of the Gods, A Private University Fit for the World, Jakarta Globe, 9 November 2011

Moving beyond the Bologna process: Europe as one higher-education space, The Guardian, 9 November 2011

€ 22b for education in France, Hindustan Times, 9 November 2011

Intern squeeze could hurt reputation, The Australian, 9 November 2011

How to interpret rankings, Hindustan Times, 9 November 2011

The Clash of Civilizations?, The Diplomat, 8 November 2011

Brazil Goes to College but Chooses Wrong Major: The Ticker, Bloomberg, 8 November 2011

Work Program for Foreign Students Will Not Expand During Review, New York Times, 8 November 2011

Open courses of top Chinese universities to go online, XinhuaNet, 8 November 2011

NICARAGUA: Protesting students burn building, University World News, 8 November 2011

UK based skills specialist Bournville sets up South Asia operations through India, Times of India, 8 November 2011

Rankings don’t tell the whole truth, Montreal Gazette, 8 November 2011

Students at the heart of the system? 'Profit' would be more apt, The Guardian, 8 November 2011

Unis may be rewarded for graduates, The Australian, 8 November 2011

Elite uni lobby hit by University of Queensland entry scandal, The Australian, 8 November 2011

Filling the information gap, The Age, 8 November 2011

Are universities biting more than they can chew?, The Standard (Kenya), 7 November 2011

Not many lessons for India from U.S., The Hindu, 7 November 2011

Tuition fees: 27 universities seek last-minute changes, BBC, 7 November 2011

Education ministry to send over 5,000 high school, college students abroad, The Mainichi Daily News, 7 November 2011

“There Are Many Opportunities Still Left for Profitable Ventures in Georgia,” R. Michael Cowgill, The Financial, 7 November 2011

Global Marketplace, Inside Higher Ed, 7 November 2011

2 nonviable colleges ordered closed under gov't education reform, Yonhap News Agency, 7 November 2011

Rapid growth for higher education sector, Gulf News, 6 November 2011

U.K. Visa Issues May Affect Level of Non-E.U. Students, New York Times, 6 November 2011

Khan Academy Snags $5 Million To Blow Up Education, Business Insider, 5 November 2011

Partner bei der Ausbildung, Die Welt, 5 November 2011

Red tape tangles US institutes’ entry into India, Hindustan Times, 5 November 2011

French HE revolution, Science Guide, 4 November 2011

The Evolution of Higher Education, The New York Times, 4 November 2011

Victorian unis too quick to reject ombudsman's critique, The Australian, 4 November 2011

Tackle bogus student visas not international student numbers, The Guardian, 3 November 2011

Asian Schools Reach Out to the West, Wall Street Journal, 3 November 2011

How Afghan Minority Students Found Peace in Far-Away Mongolia, The Atlantic, 3 November 2011

Foreign student ban on 450 colleges, Halifax Courier, 3 November 2011

African Varsities to Strengthen Ties, via Daily Trust, 3 November 2011

The China Conundrum, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 3 November 2011

University presidents, Microsoft join hands, Trade Arabia, 3 November 2011

International student recruitment and Ucas' PQA verdict: first or fail?, The Guardian, 3 November 2011

The social network, European Voice, 3 November 2011

Private Studiengänge "Gebt den Hochschulen mehr Autonomie!", Sueddeutsche Zeitung, 2 November 2011

Private universities: Why oppose them?, Asian Tribune, 2 November 2011

“Regulating, revitalising higher education sector need of the hour”, The Hindu, 2 November 2011

Department to run student site, The Australian, 2 November 2011

Education expert to Saudis: Focus on quality, not quantity, Arab News, 2 November 2011

Student visa curbs are damaging our reputation, Universities UK warns, The Guardian, 2 November 2011

China Says No Talking Tibet as Confucius Funds U.S. Universities, Bloomberg, 1 November 2011

Applying to Oxbridge Post-Results, Huffington Post UK, 1 November 2011

Lancaster to open shop in China, Times Higher Education, 1 November 2011

Doubts on UK visa? Visit this exhibition, Times of India, 1 November 2011

Australia cracking down on student visa violations,, 1 November 2011

Danger looms over higher education,, 1 November 2011

Illegal students not 'a great concern', The Australian, 1 November 2011