News Archive April 2017

There’s a Reason the Purdue-Kaplan Deal Sounds Too Good to Be True, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 30 April 2017

Japan: VET demand drives int’l student rise, The PIE News, 28 April 2017

Bildung in den Maghreb-Staaten, Bildungsklick (Germany), 28 April 2017

Higher Education Bill Passed, Fiji Sun Online, 28 April 2017

Can MOOC platforms galvanise universal education in India?, YourStory, 28 April 2017

Studieren im Ausland? Bitte hier entlang, Die Zeit (Germany), 28 April 2017

Student Tips: Earning an Undergraduate Degree Abroad, US News and World Report, 28 April 2017

US-Mexico HE relationships at a ‘critical juncture’, says ACE, The PIE News, 28 April 2017

Purdue’s Purchase of Kaplan Is a Big Bet — and a Sign of the Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 28 April 2017

Global visa crackdowns may herald era of ‘contested’ mobility, The Times Higher Education, 27 April 2017

Warum es immer mehr Ukrainer an polnische Unis zieht, Der Standard (Austria), 27 April 2017

Loss of international students would jeopardize middle-class jobs, The Sacramento Bee (USA), 27 April 2017

EU Responds to Hungary's Higher Education Law, Inside HigherEd, 27 April 2017


President bats for free speech at varsities, The Hindu, 27 April 2017

Colleges and universities invest in tech to support new STEM degrees, Education Dive, 26 April 2017

Time to act on insights from landmark survey of Japan’s foreign residents, The Japan Times, 26 April 2017

In move to save CEU, university head seeks support from European Union, Study International News, 26 April 2017

British Council, HEC jointly develop programmes for improving institutional capacity in Pakistan, Pakistan Observer, 26 April 2017

What do international students think of American schools?, Brookings Institute (USA), 25 April 2017

What’s your Master plan: Europe’s leading postgraduate providers, Study International News, 25 April 2017

Ideological purge hits China universities with western ties, Financial Times, 25 April 2017


Study Abroad: 5 Asian Countries For Higher Education, NDTV (India), 25 April 2017

‘KU ranking among Gulf, Arab universities better’-‘Reforms must end graft, funds wastage’, Arab Times (Kuwait), 25 April 2017

Growth In Middle Class Drives Private Education Boom On Continent, News Ghana, 24 April 2017

Australia abolishes popular 457 skilled worker visa, The PIE News, 24 April 2017

Will an India-centric ranking help?, The Hindu, 24 April 2017

South Africa, China Cementing Cultural Ties, Prensa Latina (Cuba), 24 April 2017

Kuwait Worries Expat Workforce Is Taking Jobs from College Graduates, Al-Fanar Media, 24 April 2017

Why Partnerships Make a Difference in Higher Education Initiatives, EdTech Magazine, 21 April 2017

Falling pound cuts tuition fees for foreign students by up to 20%, Financial Times, 21 April 2017

CEU calls for talks, refutes allegations, Budapest Business Journal (Hungary), 21 April 2017

England assures EU student funding, fees through 2018, The PIE News, 21 April 2017

Enrollment Declines, Transfer Barriers:  Community College Presidents' Survey, Inside Higher Ed, 21 April 2017

Online exam of open universities not valid, Hindustan Times (India), 20 April 2017

Saudi Arabia ‘will need over 1m new schools by 2020’, Trade Arabia (KSA), 20 April 2017

Varsities with foreign students under scanner, The Tribune (India), 20 April 2017

France’s academy: liberty, autonomy or permanent bureaucracy?, The Times Higher Education, 20 April 2017

Refugee university student numbers rising steeply, University World News, 20 April 2017

Universities not taking full advantage of digital marketing, Education Dive, 19 April 2017

Egyptian Universities Want More Foreign Students, Al-Fanar Media, 19 April 2017

Scientists fear 457 visa changes will hinder research; universities seeking urgent clarification, ABC News (Australia), 19 April 2017

Myanmar Plans Education Reform, But Critics Claim Lack of Consultation, Voice of America, 19 April 2017

Students Hold Anti-Gay Banner at Chinese University, The News Lens, 19 April 2017

Brazil unveils new HE internationalisation scheme, The PIE News, 18 April 2017

Branch campus staff ‘less motivated and more likely to leave’, The Times Higher Education, 17 April 2017

Plagiarism: It’s All Greek to Some, Inside Higher Ed, 17 April 2017

Sampoerna University offers local gateway to US universities, The Jakarta Post (Indonesia), 17 April 2017

More US students are going overseas for grad school, MarketWatch, 17 April 2017

A business model for universities, The Irish Times (Republic of Ireland), 17 April 2017

What the British public really think about international students, Universities UK Blog, 13 April 2017

This is why India started its own university ranking system, The Times of India, 13 April 2017

Dubai International Academic City marks 10 years, Gulf News (UAE), 13 April 2017

American University of Afghanistan gets new president, Pajhwok Afghan News, 13 April 2017

Regional Accrediting Agency Proposes Ban on Paying Recruiters of International Students, Lexology, 13 April 2017

Peking University to open business school in Oxford, The PIE News, 12 April 2017

Rebuilding Mosul’s libraries book by book, Iraq Oil Report, 12 April 2017

Hungary Is Turning Into Russia, Foreign Affairs (USA), 12 April 2017

Section 44 to lever international schools in EEC, Bangkok Post (Thailand), 12 April 2017

Auslandsdeutsche werden zu begehrten Fachkräften, Die Welt (Germany), 12 April 2017

The Evolving Visa and Border Regime, Inside Higher Ed, 12 April 2017

Chile’s students return to streets to demand education overhaul, EMTV (Papua New Guinea), 12 April 2017

Philippine TNE: 10 universities to forge UK ties, The PIE News, 11 April 2017

Indonesia’s millennials need help to join the creative economy, Asia Times, 11 April 2017

Lex CEU: Hungarian President Signs Controversial Higher Education Law – CEU Plans Legal Action, Hungary Today, 11 April 2017

Kenya, Qatar sign pacts on tourism, education and culture, Capital Business (Kenya), 11 April 2017

Experts feel umbrella agency must to regulate higher education, The Times of India, 11 April 2017

China’s universities: significant progress, but more to do, The Times Higher Education, 10 April 2017

Visas and cost could dampen Australia’s growth prospects, agents report, The PIE News, 10 April 2017

Emerging markets to Slow After US Higher Rates and Further Tightening, MarketPulse, 10 April 2017

Peking University to start enrollment for Oxford campus,, 10 April 2017

Young Universities Summit 2017: video and podcast highlights, The Times Higher Education, 7 April 2017

Studierende ohne Akademiker-Eltern profitieren besonders von Auslandsaufenthalten, Informationsdienst Wissenschaft (Germany), 7 April 2017

Corruption, deceit plague private education in Iraq, Al-Monitor, 7 April 2017

Chinese university to open in Oxford despite ideological crackdown at home, The Guardian (UK), 6 April 2017

China-Mexico universities to further strengthen exchanges and cooperation, CCTV (China), 6 April 2017

Japan’s latest English-proficiency scores disappoint, The Japan Times, 6 April 2017

‘Glocal’ students get a chance to attend foreign universities at home, Asia Times, 5 April 2017

Änderung des Hochschulgesetzes Orbáns Ethnisierung des Bildungswesens, Frankfurter Allegemeine Zeitung (Germany), 5 April 2017

Turkey refuses to recognise diplomas from 29 international universities over coup links, Turkey Purge, 5 April 2017

Berjaya’s university complex stalled,, 5 April 2017

Higher Education is Reinforcing Kosovo's Ethnic Divide, Balkan Insight, 4 April 2017

Young University Rankings 2017: Methodology, The Times Higher Education, 4 April 2017

Private education development across Africa, Bizcommunity, 4 April 2017

Saudi universities may open doors for foreign students, Zawya, 4 April 2017

ASEAN youths dream of future in Korea, The Korea Herald (ROK), 3 April 2017

Should university funding be tied to student performance?, Study International News, 3 April 2017

NIRF ranking 2017: Top 25 universities in India; JNU, Jadavpur University in the top 10 list, The Indian Express, 3 April 2017

Russia courts Africa with science scholarships, The PIE News, 3 April 2017