International Higher Education

International Higher Education
Sep 25, 2015
Multiple programs and scholarships seek to help refugees from Syria and elsewhere obtain higher education, but the need dwarfs the response.


June 4, 2015

As American-style grade point averages cross the pond, the question remains whether a 4.0 can ever equal a "first."

May 20, 2015

The University of San Francisco plans to admit students based on their scores on the Chinese university entrance exam, the gaokao, and an interview. But is that test, with its many flaws, a good tool?

May 19, 2015

The Japanese government gives $5 million each to Columbia, Georgetown and MIT for endowed professorships in contemporary Japanese politics. Gifts come as some worry about political science shifting away from area studies.

May 11, 2015

Project in Malta is led by Jordanian company. Proponents say DePaul is playing a key role, but a university statement says it won't be awarding degrees.

May 4, 2015

Australia considers whether the quest for tuition revenue from abroad is eroding standards.

April 16, 2015

Researchers protest effort to limit funding to projects that reflect business priorities -- and charge that basic science is being abandoned.


April 9, 2015

Paris-Saclay’s president discusses why 19 French institutions are stronger as one.

April 2, 2015

Experts consider implications of government officials' statements about the need for universities to reject Western values.

March 30, 2015

As it releases its second annual ranking, the European Union's U-Multirank project continues to face challenges, but many see value in the effort to revise the way rankings are done.

March 26, 2015

In impoverished part of Rio, struggles to get a branch campus that the government pledged to build there.


Search for Jobs


  • Viewed
  • Commented
  • Past:
  • Day
  • Week
  • Month
  • Year
Back to Top