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February 17, 2018 - 11:37am
The President of Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences, Borys Paton, will turn 100 this year.  He is perhaps the oldest chief of a national academy in the world. 
February 7, 2018 - 12:31pm
The intensifying global university and subject rankings have had a far-reaching influence on the development of China's higher education policy.
February 5, 2018 - 5:19pm
After the 2019 intake there will be a loss of EU students, currently comprising 25% of the enrolment at some universities as well as the likely loss of top EU research staff at the end of the Horizon 2020 programme. 
January 27, 2018 - 2:29pm
In a progressively more polarized world, a nuanced approach to internationalization is increasingly important and it should not be a debate about the numbers of programs taught in English, international students, or branch campuses.
January 23, 2018 - 4:13pm
Tertiary education systems in developing and emerging economies have been confronted with an unprecedented “flash flood” of students over the past 20 years.
January 21, 2018 - 4:16pm
The Ethiopian free higher education program has enabled 1,600 Eritrean refugees to pursue their studies at various public universities across the country. Around 85 % of the Eritrean refugees are estimated to complete their studies successfully. 
December 17, 2017 - 4:51pm
Russian academic authorities have to reconsider questions of what constitutes scholarship.
December 10, 2017 - 4:44pm
At elite Chinese high schools the counseling market has been largely dominated by agents and they are often at the root of many unethical practices.
December 7, 2017 - 8:57am
The Capes-PrInt is a new attempt at internationalization that comes with a smaller budget than Science Without Borders, but with more strategic goals.
December 4, 2017 - 8:49pm
The language of instruction and most national journals in Brazil is Portuguese, so the country loses essential points.



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