News Archive March 2018

Richer data give the lie to poor completion rates in Canada, The Times Higher Education, 29 March 2018

„Berufliche Bildung ist etwas, worum uns die Welt beneidet“, Handelsblatt (Germany), 29 March 2018

Mind the Gap(s), Inside Higher Ed, 29 March 2018

Rule change for colleges seeking degree awarding powers, TES News (UK) , 29 March 2018

Singapore Minister of Education on the importance of higher education reform for Industry 4.0, Open Gov Asia, 27 March 2018

Non-European students may face racism, discrimination, University World News, 27 March 2018

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University to build new campus in strategic move, Shine (China), 27 MMarch 2018

India wants to attract African students with low fees and quality teaching, Study International News, 27 March 2018

The deals are coming: ‘4EU’ alliance signals start of match-making among European universities, Science Business, 26 March 2018

Result-based funding of Universities, The Hans (India), 26 March 2018

Vote on new name for State’s first technological university, The Irish Times (Republic of Ireland), 26 March 2018

Why The Private Education Market In China Will Outperform In The Next Decade, Forbes, 26 March 2018

482 skill shortage visa in effect, global talent visa pilot announced, The PIE News, 23 March 2018

English language becoming a force in Danish universities, The Copenhagen Post (Denmark), 23 March 2018

Opinion - A Blow to the Guild of Israeli University Heads, Haaretz (Israel), 23 March 2018

International partnerships: HEC, Thai Institute plan joint research, The Express Tribune (Pakistan), 23 March 2018

Europäische Länder buhlen um Studenten aus Indien, RP Online (Germany), 22 March 2018

Singapore Management University makes overseas experience compulsory, Malay Mail, 22 March 2018

6 of the best universities in Africa, Study International News, 22 March 2018

The For-Profit Education Old Guard Has More to Worry About Than Government Regulation, eLearning Inside, 22 March 2018


Polish gov’t adopts plan to reform higher education, Radio Poland, 21 March 2018

Students unite to raise concerns about HE quality, University World News, 21 March 2018

Canada threatens to overtake UK as top study destination – QS, The PIE News, 21 March 2018

Four UAE universities in top 15 in Arab World University Rankings, The National (UAE), 21 March 2018

Stats check: Is it fair to compare universities?, Stuff NZ (New Zealand), 20 March 2018

Private university management faces tough future, The Japan News, 20 March 2018

A history of Canada’s full-time faculty in six charts, University Affairs (Canada), 20 March 2018

Nigerian Universities Failing in Their Mandates – National Universities Commission, Independent (Nigeria), 20 March 2018

Malaysian universities need to future-proof themselves – or face closure, Study International News, 19 March 2018

UK and Brazil HEIs partner up in BC scheme, The PIE News, 19 March 2018

The Man Selling Science to Ireland’s Politicians, University Times (Republic of Ireland), 19 March 2018

Foreign-run university in North Korea serves as window to rare capitalist education, Yonhap News (ROK), 19 March 2018

For new Study in India campaign, govt’s mantra is ‘Focus West Asia’, The Print (India), 15 March 2018

Based on 2003 Scores - Philippine education system underperforms in East Asia Pacific — World Bank report, GMA News, 15 March 2018

Bahrain Education Minister: We are Seeking to Attract Foreign Universities, Asharq Al-Awsat (Bahrain), 15 March 2018

House Proposal Targets Confucius Institutes as Foreign Agents, Foreign Policy Magazine (US), 15 March 2018

Indonesia eyes foreign universities to improve higher ed quality, The PIE News, 14 March 2018

The evolution of higher education in Russia, QS WOW News, 14 March 2018

Number of Indian students going to US declines 27% over 2016, The Times of India, 14 March 2018

Most international universities: how outlook can vary by subject, The Times Higher Education, 14 March 2018

Concerns over Commercial Service support for IntlEd reaches DC, The PIE News, 13 March 2018

The 5 best universities in Latin America, Study International News, 13 March 2018

CEU to establish satellite campus in Vienna, Budapest Business Journal (Hungary), 13 March 2018

Russian science chases escape from mediocrity, Nature, 13 March 2018

International Students Are Keeping Community Colleges Afloat, Pacific Standard Magazine (USA), 12 March 2018

University subjects to be given 'gold, silver and bronze' ratings to help would-be students make selection, under government plans, Telegraph (UK), 12 March 2018

Indian universities on recruitment drive for African students (Lead), The Siasat Daily (India), 11 March 2018

OBHE MENTION - Kiwi education should be taken to the world, (New Zealand), 10 March 2018

Australia’s source market inconsistencies remain despite record 2017, The PIE News, 9 March 2018

Free higher education won’t be free, Mail and Guardian (South Africa), 9 March 2018

New BAC International English Language Provider Scheme Launched at House of Commons Event, FE News (UK), 9 March 2018

Mehr Deutsche studieren im Ausland, Bayerisch - Schwaben Aktuell (Germany), 8 March 2018

Jordan, UK discuss higher education cooperation, Petra News Agency (Jordan), 8 March 2018

Universities: Coping with 21st-century disruptions, Business Mirror (Philippines), 8 March 2018

No ‘dumbing down’ of criteria for new technological university status, The Irish Times (Republic of Ireland), 8 March 2018

Academics asked to check visas of international visitors, The Times Higher Education, 8 March 2018

Purdue-Kaplan deal blurs lines between for-profit and public colleges, The Conversation, 7 March 2018

The push to bridge the school-work gap, University Affairs (Canada), 7 March 2018

No deal in Hungary university stand-off, BBC, 7 March 2018

Rice Joins International Credit for MOOCs Program, Campus Technology, 7 March 2018

Mega-donation breaks new ground in German higher education, The Times Higher Education, 6 March 2018

Untreue an Hochschule Anhalt Professoren unter Verdacht, Mittledeutsche Zeitung (Germany), 6 March 2018

Majority of int’l student applicants get residency, The PIE News, 6 March 2018

What you can’t tell about a university from rankings alone, Study International News, 6 March 2018

Singapore Budget 2018 - Funding for most postgrad by coursework programmes to be scrapped for international students from next year, Channel News (Singapore), 5 March 2018

Africa's Richest Man Builds $3.5 Million Business School In Nigeria, Forbes, 5 March 2018

Adrian Piccoli's new institute to look at education's trickiest questions, The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), 5 March 2018

Universities slow to adapt to job change, Bangkok Post (Thailand), 5 March 2018

Rising through higher education, The Hindu (India), 2 March 2018

EduCo partners with third Irish HEI, The PIE News, 2 March 2018

Kosovo Education Agency's Expulsion Angers Opposition MPs, Balkan Insight, 2 March 2018

Lebanese university set to launch Dubai campus in September, Arabian Business, 2 March 2018

Call to transform universities in the US from Arizona State president, The PIE News, 1 March 2018

Students from China, India and Nepal surge at Australian universities despite jobs squeeze, The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), 1 March 2018

International students: what to expect from studying in the UK, The Guardian, 1 March 2018

China’s equal status policy causes Taiwan brain drain, University World News, 1 March 2018