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Teaching excellence framework: Influencing factor for the attraction of international students

Participate in the upcoming QS in Conversation,London as we discuss on university rankings and international migrant scholars.  The teaching excellence framework (Tef) ratings have minimal...

New retrievable technique invented by Iraqi scientist for 3D root canal filling

Iraq – Carrier-based obturation of root canals was first described by Ben Johnson in 1978, and Thermafil (Dentsply Tulsa Dental, Tulsa, OK) was introduced...

International students the answer to manpower issue in Denmark

A new grant order and fast-track plan have been proposed by Denmark’s radical left party to retain and attract foreign talents.  Sofie Carsten Nielsen, spokesperson...

Dongsha coral reefs reveal influence of human nitrogen emissions

Taiwan – Prof Abby Hao-Jia Ren of the Department of Geosciences led an international team seeking to obtain the first direct evidence for the...
More Pakistani students are looking at Chinese universities as their top university choice

More Pakistani students are looking at Chinese universities as their top university choice

Pakistani students are also becoming part of the cultural exchange enhancement and relationship building strategies between the two countries.   China is now the most...

Supporting special educational needs teachers with neuroscience

Hong Kong – In a class of students with special educational needs (SEN), many can be engaged in different activities at the same time,...

One step closer to computers that think like human brain

Russia – Working in cooperation with researchers from the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Solid-State Physics Institute and the Institute of Microelectronics Technology and High...
HCT partners with Ford Motor Company to launch the Henry Ford Entrepreneurship Academy in UAE

HCT partners with Ford Motor Company to launch the Henry Ford Entrepreneurship Academy in...

HFEA is a primitive objective of the five-year HCT 2.0 strategy to furnish students with the necessary training, skills and education required to manage...

New innovation platform to foster entrepreneurship at Birzeit University

Palestine – Palestinian youth who wish to transform their business ideas from vision to reality now have access to the B-Hub, an innovative business...
Greater cooperation in higher education between Cyprus and Oman

Greater cooperation in higher education between Cyprus and Oman

An Erasmus type of student exchange can benefit both countries and provide students from Oman with the opportunities to obtain an European degree by...
Palestine and Qatar inked agreement on education cooperation

Palestine and Qatar inked agreement on education cooperation

The Palestinian Minister of Education and Higher Education, Sabri Saidam and his Qatari counterpart, Mohamed Al-Hammadi has recently inked an agreement that will serve...
Art intervention project help child victims of family violence

Art intervention project help child victims of family violence

When Prof Sophia Law met a group of social workers five years ago and listened to their stories about Hong Kong’s problem of family...
Upcoming Release: QS BRICS University Rankings 2018

Upcoming Release: QS BRICS University Rankings 2018

This year’s BRICS rankings will be announced at the upcoming 13th QS-APPLE Conference & Exhibition, featuring top 300 universities from Brazil, Russia, India, China...