News Archive July 2017

A Chinese Threat to Australian Openness, New York Times, 31 July 2017

HEC all set to establish UCAP University for central Asian students, The Nation (Pakistan), 31 July 2017

Malaysia consolidates its position as a regional hub, University World News, 31 July 2017

South Africa: Move to End Misrepresentation of Qualifications, All Africa via South Africa News (Gov), 30 July 2017

Report on Challenges in Advising Foreign Students, Inside Higher Ed, 28 July 2017  

Plagia-what? How the concept of academic integrity splits the world in half, Study International News, 28 July 2017

NZ eases upcoming migrant visa changes, The PIE News, 28 July 2017

Government Warns Varsities Over Defiance, All Africa via Tanzania Daily News, 28 July 2017

The public vs private university debate is the wrong one. Here’s why, Ventures Africa, 27 July 2017

Studiengebühren für EU-Ausländer: Auslandsschulen melden Protest an – sie sehen Deutschlands Interessen konterkariert, News4Teachers (Germany), 27 July 2017

A Message for Taiwan, Inside Higher Ed, 27 July 2017

Higher ed institutions among nonprofits with largest endowment expansions, Education Dive (US), 27 July 2017

India moots higher education regulation overhaul, The PIE News, 26 July 2017

Australia’s Curtin University to open in Dubai this September, Gulf News (UAE), 26 July 2017

The HEC in crisis, The International News (Pakistan), 26 July 2017

Zahl der ausländischen Studienbewerber steigt sprunghaft, Der Spiegel (Germany), 26 July 2017

Concerns over quality of third-level tuition prompts review, The Irish Times, 25 July 2017

TCS' iON takes digital learning marketplace abroad, Business Standard (India), 25 July 2017

Universities have deep roots but are part of a fragile ecosystem, Brisbane Times (Australia), 25 July 2017

Decentralise education system to solve skills mismatch — professor, The Edge Markets (Malaysia), 25 July 2017

SEA TVET mobility programme enables students to gain knowledge abroad, The Sun Daily (Malaysia), 24 July 2017

CNA-Q to admit crisis-hit Qatari students, The Peninsula (Qatar), 24 July 2017

France knocks US out of soft power top spot, The PIE News, 24 July 2017

How do refugee students make the jump to Germany's universities?, Christian Science Monitor (US), 24 July 2017

First pan-African private higher education network launched, Overport Rising Sun (South Africa), 21 July 2017 

Neue ABL-Reihe: Schulleiter Deutscher Schulen im Ausland berichten von ihrer Arbeit, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, 21 July 2017

Dozens of scholars arrested and 300 sacked in Turkey purge, The Times Higher Education, 21 July 2017

Survey reveals most international students confused by UK’s TEF, The PIE News, 21 July 2017  


Latin America University Rankings 2017: progress on two fronts, The Times Higher Education, 20 July 2017

Studium - "So einfach ist das nicht mit der Integration", Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany), 20 July 2017

NITI Aayog working on regulatory framework for Higher Education Sector, Examswatch, 20 July 2017

International hubs eyed for regional universities, The Japan News, 19 July 2017


Rallying to Defend Grants for Grad Students, Inside Higher Ed, 19 July 2017

New super ministry a threat to students, says education expert, The Australian, 19 July 2017

Russell Group: ‘simplistic’ TEF could hit overseas recruitment, The Times Higher Education, 19 July 2017

Hurdles ahead for East Africa’s Common Higher Education Area, The PIE News, 18 July 2017

Proposal would give the State powers to investigate universities quickly, The Journal (Ireland), 18 July 2017

Commentary: The age-old question about university rankings, Channel News Asia (Singapore), 18 July 2017

One University President's Candid Take On The Future Of Higher Ed, National Public Radio (US), 18 July 2017

UK - BUILA fostering mobility plan B with Europe, The PIE News, 17 July 2017

Außenkulturpolitik - Deutschland an der Spitze, doch die Konkurrenz wächst, Der Tagesspiegel (Germany), 17 July 2017

Challenge and opportunity in Canada’s international student boom, The Times Higher Education, 17 July 2017

Reforms in Higher Education, Greater Kashmir, 17 July 2017

Kenya: safety concerns high among foreign students in election run up, The PIE News, 14 July 2017

Student employment, inflexible university policies drive online drop-out, Study International News, 14 July 2017

One Syrian Man Attempts to Remake a University Library Destroyed by ISIS, Architectural Digest, 14 July 2017

New unified exam system guidelines announced, The Japan News, 14 July 2017

Educating for Impact: New Pan-African University to Educate 100,000, Morocco World News, 13 July 2017

UK slight rise in int’l university applicants outweighed by EU drop, The PIE News, 13 July 2017

UK university applications down for first time since 2012, Financial Times, 13 July 2017

Research could suffer as internet controls tightened, University World News, 13 July 2017

US move to tighten rules for foreign students could hit Indians, Hindustan Times (India), 12 July 2017

Mobilität von Studierenden und Wissenschaftlern steigt weltweit, Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (Germany), 12 July 2017

August launch for new TNE dataset: coverage of 20 countries, NARIC (UK), 12 July 2017

Universities growing more reliant on foreign student fees, CBC (Canada), 12 July 2017

International cooperation pushes Malaysia towards higher education goals, Oxford Business Group, 12 July 2017

Budget cuts will not affect varsities’ ranking, The Star Online (Malaysia), 11 July 2017

Work to build UN education institute kicks off, The Korea Herald (ROK), 11 July 2017

Education ministry panel approves private-sector English testing for university entrance, The Japan Times
International education strategy for New Zealand, 11 July 2017, Study Travel Magazine, 10 July 2017

UK university proposes post-Brexit campus in Germany, CNN, 10 July 2017

Indonesia to Start Building International Islamic University Next Year, Global Indonesian Voices, 10 July 2017

Turkey orders 72 university staff detained in coup-related probe - Anadolu, Channel News Asia, 10 July 201


Argentina: A look into Latin America’s most global tech hub, The Next Web, 10 July 2017

Taiwanese, Vietnamese universities forge cooperation links, Focus Taiwan, 10 July 2017    'Going global': China exports soft power with first large-scale university in Malaysia, The Guardian, 7 July 2017

US: international students top 1.18 million, The PIE News, 7 July 2017

Experts ponder solutions to poor quality of tertiary education, The New Times (Rwanda), 7 July 2017

Preparing Scotland’s students for their digital future: the new priority for higher education?, Jisc (UK), 7 July 2017

Britain, Canada, France Seek Foreign Researchers, Inside Higher Ed, 6 July 2017

Political Lines Shape U.S. College Picks of Some Foreign Students, Wall Street Journal, 6 July 2017 

A New Way To Pay For College Gets A Boost In Congress, Forbes, 6 July 2017

New system approved to rank universities locally, Jordan Times, 6 July 2017

Countries preferred by parents who want their children to study abroad, Times of India, 6 July 2017

Spoken English tests among entrance exam reforms Japan’s students will face in 2020, The Japan Times, 5 July 2017

University in India asks female employees to leave campus by 6pm for their own safety, The National Student, 5 July 2017

British universities press for change via #WeAreInternational campaign, The Hindu (India), 5 July 2017