News Archive, October 2011


China at the chalkface, The Australian, 31 October 2011

Academic linked to Gaddafi's fugitive son leaves LSE, The Guardian, 31 October 2011

School funds shock some international students, The Oklahoma Daily, 31 October 2011

Magical Thinking, Huffington Post, 31 October 2011

How higher education is leading us astray, The Christian Science Monitor, 31 October 2011

Ministry Mulls Sterner Action On Private Universities, Bernama.com, 31 October 2011

Students born to illegal immigrants sue over tuition, NPR, 31 October 2011

Ucas admits the university admissions process favours rich at private schools, The Guardian, 31 October 2011

Asean Nations Put Education Front and Center, The New York Times, 30 October 2011

Dubai free zone universities assessed for license renewals, AMEinfo.com, 30 October 2011

Britain's got a talent deficit, The Guardian, 30 October 2011

Paris-Dauphine apuesta por el castellano, El Pais, 29 October 2011

For-Profit Schools Look Abroad for Growth, CNBC, 28 October 2011

More young people from Wales are leaving for England than are coming into the country, new figures show, Wales Online, 28 October 2011

Connection with India vital to Australia’s future, The Conversation, 28 October 2011

Nigeria: Yobe's 'Race to the Top' in Education, Daily Trust via AllAfrica.com, 28 October 2011

La Casa Blanca presenta un plan para rescatar a miles de estudiantes de la deuda, El Pais, 27 October 2011

Conseil national des universités, le Snesup toujours devant aux élections 2011, Le Monde, 27 October 2011

Why Is Yale Outsourcing a Campus to Singapore? The Atlantic, 27 October 2011

We're not dead, just 'evolving', Times Higher Education, 27 October 2011

Globalisation: reflecting on the position and future of UK higher education, The Guardian, 27 October 2011

Japan is moving to modernise its universities and confront globalisation head on, The Australian, 27 October 2011

Indian varsities no magnets for foreign students, Times of India, 27 October 2011

Indian students continue to shun Australia, TwoCircles.net, 27 October 2011

Colleges in Wales are developing links with China, Wales Online, 27 October 2011

Not all ladders lead to the top, The Australian, 26 October 2011

Going global: How Canada's universities stack up in a global context, The Cord, 26 October 2011

University students increasingly seeking second degrees to compete for top jobs, The Telegraph, 26 October 2011

Surge in the number of global roamers, The Australian, 26 October 2011

UK changes not 'doom and gloom': UUK, The Australian, 26 October 2011

Education: A system in dire need of reform, Financial Times, 25 October 2011

Australia cancels visas of 15,066 student for violation of rules, Economic Times, 25 October 2011

Globalización y fusiones entre universidades, El Pais, 24 October 2011

Foreigners flock to Norway for free tuition, Macleans, 24 October 2011

A university education in Canada is a bargain, The Globe and Mail, 24 October 2011

Realistic or Radical?, Inside Higher Ed, 24 October 2011

Pakistan slashing higher education budget: Leghari, Pakistan Today, 24 October 2011

Education roundup: An eventful week for the capital’s educational institutes, The Express Tribune (Pakistan), 24 October 2011

Top universities raising A-level entry requirements, The Telegraph, 24 October 2011

Brain Drain: Destroying Iran One University Graduate at a Time, New America Media, 23 October 2011

Learning from the past to steer long-term education policy, The National (UAE), 23 October 2011

Envisioning University of Future, in Person or Online, NY Times, 23 October 2011

University of Wales abolished after visa scandal, The Telegraph, 23 October 2011

GERMANY: Student surge hits institutions, University World News, 21 October 2011

We don’t want fly-by-night operators: Kapil Sibal on US varsities, MF Monitor, 21 October 2011

Colleges must report absent foreign students, The Malay Mail, 21 October 2011

The future of higher education in Wales is under pressure a range of factors including mergers, tuition fees and even a lack of students, Wales Online, 21 October 2011

Road to learning a profitable path, China Daily, 21 October 2011

Some universities to drop fees to under £7,500, The Guardian, 20 October 2011

New caution for US universities overseas, Seattle PI, 20 October 2011

Mozambique: Brazil 'Willing to Invest Strategically', Mozambique News Agency via AllAfrica.com, 20 October 2011

Libyans Hope to Discard a University’s Dark Past, NY Times, 20 October 2011

My year at the University of Mississippi, The Telegraph, 20 October 2011

Low traction for joint courses, Business Standard, 20 October 2011

Education minister accused of putting Welsh universities ‘in grave danger’, Wales Online, 20 October 2011

Foreign students strictly monitored, say varsities, The Star, 20 October 2011

East Asian universities fail to deliver workplace skills, The Australian, 19 October 2011

Australia Shifts Gears to Attract International Students, New York Times, 19 October 2011

Universities have mandate to develop quality assurance in higher education, Pakistan Observer, 19 October 2011

Privileged status sparks provider envy, The Australian, 19 October 2011

Urgent action on third-level needed, Irish Times, 18 October 2011

First private uni in 24 years led by Clinton, The Australian, 18 October 2011

Kenya: Expert's Advice to Varsities On Courses, Kenya Star via AllAfrica.com, 17 October 2011

No frills university college offers half price degrees, The Guardian, 17 October 2011

Uni Wien wird von Studenten gestürmt, Wiener Zeitung, 17 October 2011

Number of European students soars by a third in a decade, The Telegraph, 17 October 2011

Overseas Education - Are you getting the correct picture?, The Sunday Times (Sri Lanka), 16 October 2011

GLOBAL: Despite ranking changes, questions persist, University World News, 16 October 2011

First, Catch Your Faculty-A Recipe for Excellence, NY Times, 16 October 2011

Germany's graduate schools attract more international students, Deutsche Welle, 15 October 2011

Campus grandes ¿para qué?, El Pais, 15 October 2011

State of higher education: Mani Shanker Aiyar and Narayana Murthy statements, Economic Times, 14 October 2011

ASIA: Higher education in East Asia must improve, University World News, 14 October 2011

Foreign University Bill: Further clarity needed, IBN Live, 14 October 2011

U.S.-India Joint Statement on Higher Education Cooperation, The Hindu, 14 October 2011

Elite unis over a quarter international, The Australian, 14 October 2014

Burgstaller: Herkunftsländer sollen fuer Ausländische Studenten zahlen, Salzburg 24, 13 October 2011

France to Allow Work Visas for More Graduates, NY Times, 13 October 2011

Universities rethinking global expansion, Boston Globe, 13 October 2011

„Das Leben hier ist sehr hart“, Koelner Stadt-Anzeiger, 13 October 2011

Last of the free: will Norway's universal no-fee policy endure?, Times Higher Education, 13 October 2011

Colombian university students protest education bill, some violence after peaceful march, Washington Post, 13 October 2011

Strict UK visa rules to affect Indian students, Business Standard, 13 October 2011

Not every foreign educational institute can open branch in India: Sibal, DNA India, 12 October 2011

Vietnam, Germany set up strategic partnership, Saigon GP Daily, 12 October 2011

US looking forward to passage of Foreign varsities bill, IBN Live, 12 October 2011

As standards tumble, are college fees a certainty?, Independent (Ireland), 12 October 2011

Kapil Sibal pitches for American varsities to open shop in India, The Economic Times, 12 October 2011

Tuition fees: why studying abroad could now be a first-class idea for youngsters wanting a university degree, The Telegraph, 12 October 2011

Kapil Sibal leaves Tonight for the First Indo-US Higher Education Summit, Press Information Bureau, Government of India, 12 Oct 2011

4 charged in Pleasanton immigration fraud case, San Francisco Chronicle, 12 October 2011

Cisco launches international investment forum -- a pioneering concept for ‘innovation hubs without walls’, Marketwatch, 11 October 2011

Lund's foreign student recruitment efforts flop, The Local, 11 October 2011

Iran: Students gathering and protests against repressive and reactionary policies of the mullahs in universities, NCR-Iran, 11 October 2011

Canadian universities must reform or perish, The Globe and Mail, 11 October 2011

Ausländische Studenten zieht es an kleine Unis, Mitteldeutsche Zeitung, 11 October 2011

Fees deny the basic human right to education, The Guardian, 11 October 2011

"Come in, go out" – International studieren, Deutsche Welle, 11 October 2011

Russia to accept foreign university degrees, RT.com, 10 October 2011

Latin American universities-Pulling rank, The Economist, 10 October 2011

POEA warns against illegal recruitment of student-trainees, Philippine Information Agency, 10 October 2011

RAF to set up varsities in Europe, China, Latin America, The Peninsula, 10 October 2011

Making the switch, Hindustan Times, 10 October 2011

Turks transferring to local universities from abroad charged excessive tuition, Today's Zaman, 9 October 2011

World Bank dispenses advice on how to build world-class universities, GMA News, 9 October 2011

Duke Business School Announces Partnership in Kazakhstan, NY Times, 9 October 2011

Why Sri Lanka needs private universities, The Nation on Sunday, 9 October 2011

Universities in Latin America - The struggle to make the grade, The Economist, 8 October 2011

Study: Universities Should be More Foreign Friendly, ERR, 7 October 2011

Obama tasks ex-DD man to sell US colleges, Times of India, 7 October 2011

Universities Nigeria: Representatives mandate FEC to bring bills, Afrique en ligne, 7 October 2011

Training before migration: Evans, The Australian, 7 October 2011

University of Wales: Raids follow visa scam probe, BBC, 6 October 2011

Reverse Brain Drain, Inside Higher Ed, 6 October 2011

World University Rankings 2011-2012, Times Higher Education, 6 October 2011

To Germany, and back, Manila Bulletin Newspaper, 6 October 2011

International issues 'ignored' in White Paper, Times Higher Education, 6 October 2011

Oxford named Britain's best university in major rankings, The Telegraph, 6 October 2011

26,000 foreign students study in Turkish universities, Today's Zaman, 5 October 2011

Latin universities index doesn’t tell full story, Miami Herald, 5 September 2011

On being seduced by The World University Rankings (2011-12), Global Higher Ed, 5 October 2011

Quasicrystals secure Nobel Prize for Israeli chemist, Times Higher Education, 5 October 2011

Education cuts 'threaten Oxford's global prestige', The Independent, 5 October 2011 

Quelle est la meilleure université française? Un classement fondé sur leurs meilleurs masters, Le Monde, 4 October 2011

University of Wales to stop validating degrees from other insitutions, Wales Online, 4 October 2011

Hope for Afghanistan – with its new generation of law students, The Nation, 4 October 2011

Industry ignored on TPS: ACPET, The Australian, 4 October 2011

Menace sur les diplômés étrangers en entreprise, Les Echos, 3 October 2011

Österreich unter Top Drei bei internationalen Studenten, ORF, 3 October 2011

Thousands of university places to be transferred to colleges, The Telegraph, 3 October 2011

Universities set fees for non-Scots students, BBC, 3 October 2011

Indian students lead rush for foreign MBA degree course : Survey, The Times of India, 3 October 2011

The University of Wherever, NY Times, 2 October 2011

Bases para un nuevo modelo educativo, El Pais, 2 October 2011

An education hub by chance, The Star, 2 October 2011

GLOBAL: The future of international student mobility, University World News, 2 October 2011

EU PhD Student Survey: The Results, Science 2.0, 2 October 2011

Malaysia Tries to Rein In Private Education Institutions, NY Times, 2 October 2011

An education hub by chance, The Star, 2 October 2011

MAURITIUS: Minister outlines knowledge hub plans, University World News, 2 October 2011

European Union slams universities, The Australian, 1 October 2011

Are foreign students depriving the Dutch of an education?, Radio Netherlands Worldwide, 1 October 2011

Contre l’héritage Pinochet - Au Chili, le printemps des étudiants, Le Monde Diplomatique, October 2011