A country that needs higher education struggles for a consensus on how to pay for it.
Using commission-based agents in international recruitment has gone from unmentionable to mainstream. At 5th annual conference, a group formed to bring standards to the practice reflects on where it has been and where it's going.
Lack of housing for German university students points to larger concerns about paying for higher education in the country.
Indonesia seeks a higher education strategy to fill its skills gap, add Ph.D.s and provide more instruction in English.
British branch campus finds 1 in 8 students guilty of academic misconduct.
New index compares progress at universities in transforming themselves, post-apartheid. Not all academics applaud the tool.
Peking U. fires economics professor in widely watched test case for academic freedom in China -- an outcome that some Western academics have said should raise questions about partnerships there.
Report finds significant increase in master's programs taught in English in continental Europe.
American institutions are woefully behind when it comes to language education, and fewer jobs for students are among the many consequences, professors and policymakers say at conference.
German rectors want to see the post-election federal government do more to support higher education.
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