News Archive December 2017



Universities that do and don’t track student suicides, The Washington Post, 2 January 2018

Universities becoming hostile to intellectual freedom, Daily Telegraph (Australia), 2 January 2018Aus: Student numbers surpass 2016 totals, future outlook unclear, The PIE News, 13 December 2017

British Council, HEC consolidate efforts to improve higher education, Daily Times (Pakistan), 13 December 2017

UGC report: Foreign students losing interest in Bangladeshi public universities, Dhaka Tribune (Bangladesh), 13 December 2017

Do university rankings allow the real ‘stars of teaching’ to shine?, The Times Higher Education, 13 December 2017

Branch campus leaders told to be ‘more patient’ to taste success, The Times Higher Education, 11 December 2017

Is 'meritocracy' at Malaysian universities just an illusion?, Study International News, 8 December 2017  

Why Finland and Norway still shun university tuition fees even for international students, MENAFN, 8 December 2017

Universities 'mis-selling' scandal as some graduates are left with lower earning capacity than school leavers, The Telegraph (UK), 8 December 2017

Brazil’s Newest Attempt at Internationalization, Inside Higher Ed, 7 December 2017

Provincial breakdown: international university enrolment, Polestar (Canada), 7 December 2017

Horizon 2020 funding: are the wheels coming off for the UK?, The Times Higher Education, 7 December 2017

With co-curricular records, universities say grades aren’t everything, Maclean's (Canada), 7 December 2017

Education NZ keen to see more overseas students study here without leaving home, Stuff NZ, 7 December 2017

42% of parents would consider study abroad for children, says HSBC report, The PIE News, 6 December 2017

Two Vietnamese universities refuse to join quality accreditation, Vietnam Bridge, 6 December 2017

Uni’s South Korean offshoot in doubt as demand drops, Energy Voice - Aberdeen Journals LTD, 6 December 2017

How Australia can help reform higher education in India, The Conversation AU, 5 December 2017

Brace for more cuts to Australian universities, Study International News, 5 December 2017

Danes to change law so foreign academics won't risk fines, Bowling Green Daily News (US), 5 December 2017

Five Reasons Why Brazil Doesn’t Move Up the Rankings, Inside Higher Ed, 4 December 2017