International Higher Education

International Higher Education
Nov 18, 2015
In South Africa the struggle for free tuition -- and fundamental university transformation -- continues after massive student protests.


June 26, 2013

New OECD report finds that gaps in employment rates based on educational attainment widened during the recession. Among other findings, the number of students crossing borders to enroll in higher education continues to increase.

June 13, 2013

Admissions association panel seeks to lift ban on agents paid on commission in international student recruiting -- while maintaining that the "best practice" is not to use them at all.

June 10, 2013

New Russian law requiring NGOs to register as "foreign agents" if they receive funding from foreign sources and are engaged in "political activity" threatens closure of an independent polling agency and raises concerns about climate for scholarly collaborations. 


May 29, 2013

QS runs one of three major global university rankings systems, but some question whether methodology is sound.

May 23, 2013

Ford Foundation International Fellowships Program is graduating its last students. The program, which operates in 22 developing countries, has focused on students from marginalized groups with a commitment to social justice.

May 16, 2013

Flagship foreign study program may have failed to attract desired numbers.

May 13, 2013

Following big wins for those wanting academics to stay away from Israel, AAUP reiterates its view that such movements are antithetical to academic freedom.

May 7, 2013

Gaye Tuchman considers the way academic programs are being cut at Australian and American campuses, and worries about all the similarities.


April 8, 2013

President of Irish university asks all academic employees to recruit peers from other institutions to join peer review survey that is key part of QS rankings.

April 3, 2013

U.S. accrediting agencies believe they have a role to play in facilitating mobility and improving the quality of overseas institutions, but will they find it difficult to uphold the integrity of their standards abroad?


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