A public university in Italy transitions to English-only instruction. Meanwhile, some Israelis worry that institutions there have moved too far in that direction. Can universities be both “international” and “national"?
While American universities are among those that profit from international education, other countries pursue a different path.
Leader of British university group floated idea of letting private investors pay tuition for some students, who would then repay a share of their subsequent income.
International Association of Universities issues call to make ethical considerations central as institutions cross borders.
Finland moves to merge its smaller universities, saying that combined institutions can better compete internationally. Some faculty who will have to commute in the Arctic question the move.
London Metropolitan U., seeking to be more sensitive to Muslim students, may restrict alcohol sales.
Under new budget system, new institutions will face budget cuts and enrollment declines.
British government's major investment in initiative to improve university teaching failed to raise standards, a study finds.
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