News Archive, March 2016


PM Modi wants overhaul of all higher education regulators, Hindustan Times, 31 March 2016

EUA map charts refugees support across global HE, The PIE News, 31 March 2016

Non-credit education abroad is on the rise, IIE says, University World News, 31 March 2016

Israeli and Chinese universities to establish entrepreneurship center, Jerusalem Post, 31 March 2016

The Commodification of Higher Education, The Atlantic, 30 March 2016

Revised Bill to Ease Regulation on S. Korean Universities' Overseas Campuses, KBS World Radio (ROK), 30 March 2016

College Admissions Shocker!, The New York Times, 30 March 2016

Dons warn varsities on using mercenaries for accreditation, Vanguard (Nigeria), 30 March 2016

Study Abroad - Students Who Have Lived It Share Experiences, All Africa via The New Times (Rwanda), 30 March 2016

GCC to have uniform policy for admissions to universities, Times of Oman, 29 March 2016

Public universities trapped in vicious circle due to underfunding, Jordan Times, 29 Marc 2016

Chinese outbound growth slows as returnee numbers rise, The PIE News, 29 March 2016

Higher education revolution off the table, for now, Sydney Morning Herald, 29 March 2016

Chennai varsity first in India to adopt CDIO initiative, The Hindu, 29 March 2016

Japan To Reform Its University Entrance Exams By 2020, Parent Herald, 29 March 2016

How to manage your money while studying in the USA, Study International, 29 March 2016

Govt looking at ways to enforce NOC, Free Malaysia Today, 29 March 2016

Are Rich Colleges Better?, Forbes, 29 March 2016

Overseas student abuse ‘risks good reputation’, The Australian, 29 March 2016

UK universities want more ‘transparency’ from China on TNE laws, The Times Higher Education, 28 March 2016

Hochschul-Rankings: "Was die Top 50 anders machen", Telepolis (Germany), 28 March 2016

The digital age of Israeli higher academic learning, Jerusalem Post (Israel), 28 March 2016

College Board gave SAT exams that it knew had leaked, Daily Mail (UK), 28 March 2016

Oman education: SQU alumni to help graduates get employment, Times of Oman, 27 March 2016

From the field: Germany on pace to attract 350,000 foreign students, ICEF Monitor, 24 March 2016

Studierende deutscher Hochschulen entdecken Erasmus+ für Auslandspraktika, Panorama (Germany), 24 March 2016

UUK welcomes new fund to increase the number of degree apprenticeships, Universities UK, 24 March 2016

Higher ed's digital shift not as fast as some hope, Education Dive, 24 March 2016

Reading 'exports' university to Malaysia, BBC, 23 March 2016

Universities Build a 'Connected Learning' Network for Refugees, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 23 March 2016

EU may use Erasmus+ to ‘leverage’ return of migrants, University World News, 23 March 2016

The history of student loans goes back to the Middle Ages, The Conversation, 23 March 2016

Rise in school-leaving age to 18 set to hit admissions, Financial Times, 23 March 2016

Foreign students dominate postgrad STEM enrolment, The Australian, 23 March 2016

Online medium takes tertiary education to Africa, Business Day Live, 22 March 2016

In defence of the QAA: the private sector view, The Times Higher Education, 22 March 2016

Russian government plans cuts to specialised university courses, Study International News, 22 March 2016

Campus clashes, falling rand pushing SA students to look overseas, The PIE News, 22 March 2016

Ebonyi governor sacks 83 staff of state-owned College of Education, Premium Times (Nigeria), 22 March 2016

Higher Education Can’t Wait Until 2030, Diverse Education, 21 March 2016

Financial gap between English universities widens, The Times Higher Education, 21 March 2016

‘Beijing statement’ lays principles for UK-China TNE collaboration, The PIE News, 21 March 2016

Scrutiny for Rankings Plea, Inside Higher Ed, 21 March 2016

Taiwan Universities Recruiting More Southeast Asian Students, The News Lens (Taiwan), 21 March 2016

Foreign Degree from a Local University, Greater Kashmir (India), 20 March 2016

For prestigious university admission, S. Korean students and parents in a war for information, The Hankyoreh (ROK), 21 March 2016

Readable English system a boost for foreign students, The Australian, 19 March 2016

Hefce fires starting gun on quality assurance bidding, The Times Higher Education, 18 March 2016

Taking the Tunisian Revolution into the schools: forging a 21st century system, Euronews, 18 March 2016

Universities, Safe-Spaces, and the Partisan Divide, Huffington Post, 18 March 2016

Auslandsstudium in Japan – Kulturschock, Sumikai, 18 March 2016

University eyes greater role in global market, Jakarta Post (Indonesia), 18 March 2016

American College Students Studying in Germany in Growing Numbers, GoodCall.com, 18 March 2016

New Canadian HE centre sets global ambitions, The PIE News, 17 March 2016

Heavy Recruitment of Chinese Students Sows Discord on US Campues, Wall Street Journal, 17 March 2016

Feeling Unwelcome in Korea, The Times Higher Education, 17 March 2016

Graduates to get employability boost, The Sun Daily (Malaysia), 17 March 2016

China ELT Industry Spikes to $1 Billion by 2020, Benzinga, 17 March 2016

Exemplary action must be taken against fake universities, Business Standard (India), 16 March 2016

New research shows which degrees lead to high-paying jobs, Macleans (Canada), 16 March 2016

NZ scholarships open up new world for Myanmar students, Myanmar Times, 16 March 2016

China opens a new university every week, BBC, 16 March 2016

One in three UK universities suffer a cyber attack every hour, Kable, 16 March 2016

Laureate Education sells two international universities, The Baltimore Sun, 16 March 2016

Universities in a democratic Myanmar, Myanmar Times, 14 March 2016

Universities Australia: int’l education, industry links key to innovation, The PIE News, 14 March 2016

Record Number of Bulgarians to Apply to Foreign Universities This Year, Novinite.com (Bulgaria), 14 March 2016

Government Keeping Tab on Private Colleges Through a Portal: Smriti Irani, via The New Indian Express, 14 March 2016

Hotcourses: most Malaysia searches from Indonesia, The PIE News, 11 March 2016

African scientists say more needed to keep brightest at home, Daily Mail, 11 March 2016

US Young Adults Lag Behind International Peers, Inside Higher Ed, 11 March 2016

Georgia Looks to Germany for Higher Education Model, Masterstudies.com, 11 March 2016

Students occupying university building in Tbilisi, Democracy and Freedom Watch (Georgia), 11 March 2016

Europe’s 200 best universities: who is at the top in 2016?, The Times Higher Education, 10 March 2016

Higher education sector under pressure as never before, Irish Times, 10 March 2016

NZ: university benchmark for int’l operations, The PIE NEWS, 10 March 2016

German unis offer 'best deal' for foreign students in Europe, The Local Germany, 10 March 2016

US in Africa on first foreign student recruitment drive, University World News, 10 March 2016

Foreign Tech And Engineering Students Can Now Stay In The US Longer, BuzzFeed News, 10 March 2016

Tuition fees: Is England more expensive than US?, BBC, 9 March 2016

Path to private UK universities fraught with difficulties, Financial Times, 9 March 2016

Tausende demonstrieren gegen Arbeitsmarktreform in Frankreich, Aargauer Zeitung (Switzerland), 9 March 2016

Germany-Africa maths research collaboration launched, University World News, 9 March 2016

Why Turkish women are opting out of the workforce, Al Monitor, 9 March 2016

Pakistanis can now apply to Indian tech universities, The Express Tribune w/ Int'l NY Times, 9 March 2016

Canada isn't producing enough tech grads to fill thousands of upcoming jobs, research says, Ottawa Citizen (Canada), 9 March 2016

Universities Australia chair Barney Glover blasts Turnbull government for uni policy paralysis, The Sydney Morning Herald. 9 March 2016

The World Is Falling Out Of Love With American Universities, Forbes, 8 March 2016

Brazilian universities optimistic about future of SwB, The PIE News, 8 March 2016

Extracurricular activities deserve greater respect, The Japan Times, 8 March 2016

Massive expansion of universities in Asia raises tough questions on social mobility, The Conversation, 7 March 2016

Is Victoria Australia's leading international study destination?, Study International News, 7 March 2016

US Wants More African Students at Its Universities, Voice of America, 7 March 2016

Reliance on international student revenue dangerous, says uni chief, Australian Financial Review, 6 March 2016

Africa, Israel Eye New Collaboration in Education, All Africa via The Ethopian Herald, 6 March 2016

Higher Education Must Go Beyond Recruitment and Immigration Compliance of International Students, Forbes, 5 March 2016

Czech gov't wants to boost ties with Portuguese-speaking countries, Prague Daily Monitor, 5 March 2016

Lack of regulation hits higher education in RAK, The National (UAE), 4 March 2016

MOOCS: vital tools that are shaping the future of education – or over-hyped online fad?, Euronews, 4 March 2016

‘Professional autonomy, reduced workload and teaching for teaching’s sake: Why wouldn’t you teach abroad?’, TES, 4 March 2016

India plans to create 20 ‘world-class’ universities, The Times Higher Education, 4 March 2016

US: Declining lottery ticket sales linked to higher tuition fees, Study International News, 3 March 2016

Uni-Ranking - Was die Top 50 anders machen, Deutschlandfunk (Germany), 3 March 2016

Catalan Independence and Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, 3 March 2016

How French Elite Schools Are Disrupting Themselves, Wall Street Journal, 3 March 2016

Imagine, a Minister of Youth Who’s Actually Young, Foreign Policy, 3 March 2016

Tuition fees give England universities surplus worth £1.8bn , The Guardian (UK), 3 March 2016

NAB issues new guidelines for accreditation of universities, Ghana Business News, 2 March 2016

Albania Pays Brits to Rank its Universities, BalkanInsight, 2 March 2016

French Embassy seeks to attract more Filipinos to study in France, GMA (Philippines), 2 March 2016

Triangle universities partnering to attract innovation funding, The Times of India, 2 March 2016

Paternalism is bad for the country, IDEAS via CapX, 1 March 2016

Australian scheme for North Korean students launched, The Times Higher Education, 1 March 2016

Chinese lead race to study in Australia, The Australian, 1 March 2016