News Archive, September 2011

Graduates of Agricultural University Zamorano Impress Academics in USA, Digital Journal, 30 September 2011

Are UK lecturers spying on Indian students?, NDTV, 30 September 2011

Research universities abroad with care, The Telegraph, 30 September 2011

Some Higher Education Establishments Have Licenses Revoked, The Messenger Online, 30 September 2011

PAKISTAN: Central role for universities in new policy, University World News, 30 September 2011

Die Lust am Miesmachen, Welt Online, 30 September 3011

Fraud rings target online ed programs, AZ Central, 30 September 3011

A Tale of Two Colleges, Inside Higher Ed, 30 September 2011

NZ universities should look to Brazil, Otago Daily Times, 29 September 2011

Universities report 1,500 concerns over foreign students every month, Telegraph, 29 September 2011

Reps beg ASUU to suspend strike...Ask for bill on new Federal Universities, The Sun News, 29 September 2011

Canadian university,colleges head to India for student admissions, The Economic Times, 29 September 2011

Mumbai calling: Harvard provides the answers, Business Standard, 29 September 2011

EU higher education gets with the programme, Irish Times, 29 September 2011

Cambridge academics join fight against education reform, Varsity, 29 September 2011

The tweeting VC: professor Steven Schwartz of Macquarie University, The Guardian, 28 September 2011

Maastricht University: Der internationale Klassenraum, Aachener Zeitung, 28 September 2011

Globalization of higher education shown by mobility of college students, Mlive, 28 September 2011

Innovation on Campus: Changing the DNA of Higher Education, CNBC, 28 September 2011

Battle of the knowledge superpowers, BBC, 28 September 2011

PAKISTAN: Ahmadi students are under threat from the extremist religious groups -- government turns a blind eye again, Asian Human Rights Commission, 28 September 2011

Somalia: Mishandling Turkish Scholarships, a Sign of Institutional Corruption, Horseed Media, 27 September 2011

Flawed logic penalises TAFE institutes, The Australian, 28 September 2011

Welsh Education Month: How our universities can help us out of the economic downturn,, 28 September 2011

The good, the bad and the ugly, The Australian, 28 September 2011

Top foreign students can work here, The Star Online, 28 September 2011

Chinese talents, Danish universities pair up via new website, People's Daily, 28 September 2011

India-US education collaboration programme to begin from October, Livemint, 27 September 2011

Scotland college fee plan riles the English, CSM on MSNBC, 27 September 2011

EUROPE: Erasmus expands to help Arab Spring, University World News, 27 September 2011

Higher education white paper is provoking a winter of discontent, The Guardian, 27 September 2011

ASUU strike paralyses academic activities nationwide, The Moment, 27 September 2011

Teachers end boycott, Pakistan Observer, 27 September 2011

Wanted: science and tech SUNY students–international applicants welcome, The Empire, 26 September 2011

The Real Problem With College Admissions: It's Not the Rankings, The Atlantic, 26 September 2011

Dengue scares away foreign students, Pakistan Today, 26 September 2011

Kyrgyz parliament speaker: Turkey is our model, Today's Zaman, 26 September 2011

Zimbabwe threatens to close under resourced universities, The Africa Report, 26 September 2011

Moving universities vital to raising standards, Vietnam News, 26 September 2011

ICO issues FoI guidance for universities, The Guardian, 26 September 2011

Australia willing to boost education ties with India, The Times of India, 26 September 2011

Visa to Australia, The Times of India, 26 September 2011

Universities and the Logic of Public Interest, Huffington Post UK, 26 September 2011

Canadian varsities to woo Middle East students,, 25 September 2011

GLOBAL: Academic freedom reports worldwide, University World News, 25 September 2011

Public sector varsities go on strike, The Nation, 24 September 2011

Labour would cut top university fees to £6,000, says Ed Miliband, The Guardian, 24 September 2011

Universidades rumo à China, ISTOE, 23 September 2011

China refuses to give Tartu University rector a visa, Baltic Business News, 23 September 2011

Five blacklisted state universities face restructuring, The Korea Herald, 23 September 2011

Baramati college ties up with Dutch varsity, The Times of India, 23 September 2011

The value of education, The Sun Daily, 23 September 2011

Glyndwr Uni to leave University of Wales alliance, BBC News, 23 September 2011

International student visa changes 'biased' towards unis: TAFE, The Australian, 23 September 2011

CHINA: Student flows to US forecast to fall - study, University World News, 23 September 2011

Knight delivers for universities: but training misses out, The Australian, 23 September 2011

Universities in Taiwan, China launch program for executives, Focus Taiwan, 22 September 2011

Minister of Education says Finland needs more foreign students, Helsingin Sanomat, 22 September 2011

Victoria values: reign abroad but protect one's reputation, Times Higher Education, 22 September 2011

American Universities Increase Recruitment of UK Undergrads This Autumn, Fulbright Commission, 22 September 2011

Shake up for Australia's student visas, ABC, 22 September 2011

Universities welcome Knight Review of international student visa rules, The Conversation, 22 September 2011

Overseas student numbers rise in the UK, BBC, 22 September 2011

Why the Welsh higher education system needs restructuring,, 22 September 2011

UMSL joins plan for university in China, St. Louis Today, 22 September 2011

Disappointed Students Turn to Foreign Schools, The St. Petersburg Times, 21 September 2011

College restructuring essential for boosting Korean education, The Korea Times, 21 September 2011

Internationalisation and the problem of degree recognition, The Guardian, 21 September 2011

B.C. universities grapple with flood of new international students, Globe and Mail, 21 September 2011

Africa: The Next Market for Cross-Border Higher Education?, Chronicle of Higher Education, 20 September 2011

ENZ welcomes International Education Leadership Statement,, 20 September 2011

Borderless education, Khaleej Times Online, 20 September 2011

Studieren im Ausland wird immer beliebter, Statistisches Bundesamt Deutschland, 20 September 2011

Maharashtra, Delhi lead number of fake institutes in India,, 20 September 2011

Our student stumbles a warning to Canada, The Australian, 20 September 2011

More money to foreign students, Stockholm News, 19 September 2011

Greece: looking for a bright side, Financial Times, 19 September 2011

Global MBA Rankings 2011, Financial Times, 19 September 2011

Carnegie Mellon in Rwanda, Inside Higher Ed, 19 September 2011

Welsh Universities Cut From Eleven to Six, Gair Rhydd, 19 September 2011

ESOS registration fees cut - for most, The Australian, 19 September 2011

Malta’s spending increased on higher education – EU report, Gozo News, 18 September 2011

MIDDLE EAST: Higher education needs a revolution, University World News, 18 September 2011

CHINA: Huge research grant for branch campus (University of Nottingham at Ningbo), University World News, 17 September 2011

Agents duping Nigerians, Times of India, 16 September 2011

If students are consumers, why doesn't HE practise good customer service?, The Guardian, 16 September 2011

Bildung ebnet Weg in die Weltspitze, Welt Online, 16 September 2011

How can we keep on doing this? Reflections on higher education, The Namibian, 16 September 2011

Gambia: Educationists Reaffirm Commitment to Higher Education,, 15 September 2011

Local scholarship student subsistence cut, FP Turks and Caicos, 15 September 2011

Shady agents lurk in path to foreign varsities, & WSJ, 15 September 2011

Boko Haram targets universities, The Moment, 15 September 2011

Rwanda, U.S. University Team Up to Mint Masters of Tech, Wall Street Journal, 15 September 2011

Latin America forges Bologna-style links at home and in Europe, Times Higher Education, 15 September 2011

20-25 per cent more foreign students in city schools this year, Express India, 15 September 2011

What Are Some Tips for International Students Applying to U.S. Colleges?, US News and World Report, 14 September 2011

Problem creators in higher education, The Himalayan Times, 14 September 2011

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Balochistan universities on the verge of shutdown, Pakistan Today, 14 September 2011

Uzbek Students Used As Forced Labor During Cotton Harvest, Radio Free Europe, 14 September 2011

Curbs on visas 'will stop brightest academics coming to work in UK', Evening Standard, 14 September 2011

Eflu cuts down intake of foreign students, The Times of India, 14 September 2011

Lockdown in Hong Kong, The Australian, 14 September 2011

India missing from international rankings scene, Hindustan Times, 13 September 2011

Report: Education at a glance, OECD, 13 September 2011

Universities follow 'pathways' to international students, The Guardian, 13 September 2011

Government aims to attract 200,000 international students by 2020, Malaysian Insider, 13 September 2011

Deux grandes écoles de commerce parisiennes fusionnent pour créer Novancia, Le Monde, 13 September 2011

Reinventing California's higher education system, LA Times, 13 September 2011

Envisioning America's Global University, US News and World Report, 13 September 2011

Changing Higher Education in China: Some Lessons for Sri Lanka, Asian Tribune, 13 September 2011

More foreign students join Qatar University, The Pensinsula, 13 September 2011

Punjab government to set up four new universities for women, Daily Times, 12 September 2011

Eight West Africa countries agree single varsity curriculum, Africa Review, 12 September 2011

In America l'università che fabbrica start-up di giovani imprenditori, La Stampa, 11 September 2011

DENMARK: Questions raised over PhD expansion, University World News, 11 September 2011

A bachelor’s degree for $10,000? Imagine the impact, Washington Post, 10 September 2011

Universités: quelles sont les plus chères dans le monde?, Le Monde, 9 September 2011

USA - Tuition hikes fail to stop cutbacks in higher ed, Associated Press, 9 September 2011

Price Competition in the UK, Forbes, 9 September 2011

Wie sie uns austrieben, uns treiben zu lassen, Spiegel, 8 September 2011

Future of entire STEM disciplines in question, Times Higher Education, 8 September 2011

Tuition fees rise will mean fewer university entrants, warns LSE study, The Guardian, 8 September 2011

Be ready to hit brakes on reforms if necessary, new UUK head tells ministers, Times Higher Education, 8 September 2011

Kentucky improving in key education rates, The, 8 September 2011

AUSTRALIA: No decline in international enrolments, The Age, 7 September 2011

Summary of University Rankings for 2010-2011 (French), Le Monde, 6 September 2011

Philippine universities out of world’s top 300Philippine Daily Inquirer, 6 September 2011

INDIA: Higher education and expectations, The Hindu Business Line, 6 September 2011

ITALY: Attacco hacker alle università italiane, La Stampa, 6 September 2011

QS World University Rankings: 'The Best & the Rest', The Times of India, 5 September 2011

Enrolment in private universities rises, Gulf News, 5 September 2011

Students 'preparing to flock to cheaper foreign universities', The Telegraph, 5 September 2011

SCOTLAND: Market forces are creeping into higher education, The Herald, 5 September 2011 

Edinburgh University to charge £36,000 a degree, The Guardian, 5 September 2011

Most Irish universities fall further in world ranking, Irish Times, 5 September 2011

PAKISTAN: Chinese learning to be compulsory from 2013, The Nation, 5 September 2011

SPAIN: Interview with the Minister of Education Ángel Gabilondo, El Pais, 4 September 2011

CHINA: Universities 'must give more information', University World News, 4 September 2011

ITALY - Fassino: "Voglio un'università americana a Torino", La Stampa, 3 September 2011


USA - Missuri: Gov. Nixon releases performance funding model for higher education, The Maneater, 2 September 2011

Canada and Brazil join forces in science and technology, i-studentadvisor, 1 September 2011

5 Lessons From Australia on International Agents, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 1 September 2011

EUROPE: Report charts growth of lifelong learning, University World News, 1 September 2011

Science must embrace the humanities to regain its Victorian glory, The Guardian, 1 September 2011