News Archive November 2017

Education Malaysia target student visa fraud The PIE News, 30 November 2017

How Will China’s “Double First Class” Project Change Higher Education in China?, Huffington Post, 30 November 2017

Free higher education to be provided ‘in a sustainable way’, Malusi Gigaba says, Business Day (South Africa), 30 November 2017

Post-grad intake go up for 2 universities, more poly fresh grads not working full-time, Today Online (Singapore), 30 November 2017

English test requirement for university sparks debate, University World News, 29 November 2017

Erasmus-Programm soll flexibler werden, Wiener Zeitung (Austria), 29 November 2017

Education Ministry outlines priorities for 2017-18 academic year, The Peninsula (Qatar), 29 November 2017

UK: Willetts states support for more post-study work, The PIE News, 29 November 2017

Universities SA decries erosion of academic research in South Africa, Business Live (South Africa), 28 November 2017

Britain’s education dept does not recognise Masters degree of PTI’s Usman Dar: report, Pakistan Today, 28 November 2017

When Public Scholarship Is a Crime, Inside Higher Ed, 28 November 2017

Call for higher education reform after student suicide, University World News, 28 November 2017


Study abroad is invaluable – students deserve clarity on Erasmus, The Guardian (UK), 27 November 2017

International students entering Canada up 22% to 270,000, The PIE News, 27 November 2017

Universities blame Brexit for fall in foreign students, The Telegraph (UK), 26 November 2017

Record 71,000 foreign students are admitted to UK universities, The Daily Mail (UK), 26 November 2017

Emerging Contours of African Private Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, 26 November 2017The Global University Employability Ranking 2017, The Times Higher Education, 16 November 2017

Braindrain in der Türkei - Verschreckt Erdogan die Intellektuellen?, Deutschlandfunk (Germany), 16 November 2017

Pan African University to offer virtual education, The PIE News, 16 November 2017

International-Student Enrollment Is Slowing — and It Isn’t All Donald Trump’s Fault, The Chronicle of Higher Education, 16 November 2017

Secondary Effects of Internationalization in India, Inside Higher Ed, 16 November 2017Crisis to opportunity: Rehumanising internationalisation, University World News, 15 November 2017

Paradise Papers: So what if my university made offshore investments?, Study International News, 15 November 2017

Why a ranking helps, Dhaka Tribune (Bangladesh), 15 November 2017

€6.3 million allocated to support technological universities, Trinity News (Rep of Ireland), 15 November 2017

Foreign students in Dutch higher education doubles to 80K; Many likely to remain in Netherlands, NL Times (The Netherlands), 14 November 2017

International students contribute $37bn to US – NAFSA, The PIE News, 14 November 2017

Can Taiwan Accommodate English-language Higher Education?, AmChan (Taiwan), 14 November 2017


US hosts record high 1.08 million international students, The PIE News, 13 November 2017

Zahlen von Studierenden aus dem Nicht-EU-Ausland teils deutlich eingebrochen, Bildungsklick (Germany), 13 November 2017

Malaysia’s Higher Education Ministry to ensure more jobs for disabled graduates, Human Resources, 13 November 2017

Universities Must Look to Self-Preservation, Warns Provost, University Times (Rep of Ireland), 13 November 2017

International students' tuition fees 'subsidising research in UK universities',, 9 November 2017

Institute for higher education development to be set up, Myanmar Times, 9 November 2017

HEC, let's talk about plagiarism, Geo News (Pakistan), 9 November 2017

S.African rand slides on market fears over education spending, Times of India, 9 November 2017

Hallelujah! Change in Home Office stance on overseas students is reason to celebrate, The Times Higher Education, 8 November 2017

Institutions move to cut international student numbers, University World News, 8 November 2017

India gets USD 119 million loan from World Bank to improve Odisha's higher education system, India Today, 8 November 2017

HEC departments running without heads, Pakistan Today, 8 November 2017

Data bite: international student flows in focus, The Times Higher Education, 7 November 2017

US: F-1 visa guidance wording tightened, The PIE News, 7 November 201

How vocational education and training are grooming a generation of professionals in Hong Kong, South China Morning Post, 7 November 2017

Making Overseas Education Affordable, The Times of India, 7 November 2017


Quality check on the newer UK universities, EuroScientist, 6 November 2017

How to invest in our PhDs? Through faculty renewal, University Affairs (Canada), 6 November 2017The Chinese Students Who Come to South Korea, The Diplomat, 3 November 2017

Egypt seeks to attract international branch campuses, The Times Higher Education, 3 November 2017

Tension builds as HE sector awaits government’s fee plan, University World News, 3 November 2017

The Disappearing American Grad Student, The New York Times, 3 November 2017‘The Doha Experiment’, Inside Higher Ed, 2 November 2017

Der schwierige Wiederaufbau der Uni Mossul, Der Tagesspiegel (Germany), 2 November 2017

France’s most iconic university, the Sorbonne, is reborn, The Times Higher Education, 2 November 2017

Chart: How many international students study in New Zealand?, Stuff (New Zealand), 2 November 2017Map: International Enrollment at Leading U.K. Universities, US News and World Report, 1 November 2017

Malaysia: Education policies need to start thinking about robots taking our jobs away, Study International News, 1 November 2017

Kuwait to enroll top students at elite universities abroad, Kuwait News Agency, 1 November 2017

Kenya: University Lecturers Go on Strike Yet Again, All Africa by Capital FM (Kenya), 1 November 2017