How rankings help to increase employment opportunities among graduates

How rankings help to increase employment opportunities among graduates

Employment opportunities Today, employability is the top priority for prospective students looking to pursue higher education. They are well aware of both the financial and...
World class? An investigation of globalisation, difference and international student mobility

World class? An investigation of globalisation, difference and international student mobility

Education has been widely accepted as going beyond the imparting of formal knowledge. Some view education as being a social entitlement and replica of...
The Value of Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Education

The Value of Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Education

Entrepreneurship education has proven to have one of the highest return of investments in Europe. Enterprise and entrepreneurship education is crucial because of the increasing...
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Do university rankings matter?

University rankings In the Singapore’s context, this year’s Asia-Pacific university ranking results have had aroused a very heated discussion within the society. The rankings have been...
An analysis of how long-term university-industry linkages affects academic research productivity

An analysis of how long-term university-industry linkages affects academic research productivity

The increasing importance of university-industry collaboration has raised concerns about the potential effects that collaboration with firms have on academic productivity. Therefore, this paper...
Refugee entrepreneurship is beneficial to the economy

Refugee entrepreneurship is beneficial to the economy

Editor’s Opinion: If refugees are able to contribute to the informal economy of receiving countries, they may just be the hidden gems developed nations...
Indian students dominate foreign universities

Indian students dominate foreign universities

The number of parents sending their children for an overseas higher education has been trending, with approximately 62 percent stating to have sent their...
Rethinking Elites in today’s changing higher education landscape

Rethinking Elites in today’s changing higher education landscape

At present, below one percent of the undergraduates in the United States are enrolled in world-class colleges and universities. These “elite” tertiary institutions typically...
Prince Turki al Faisal

Featured Interview: HRH Prince Turki Al Faisal on university rankings, refugee scholars and transforming...

QS:  In your opinion, why are university rankings important? HRH Prince Turki al Faisal: University rankings are important because they (1) promote transparency and good...
International Migrant Scholars - The Global Footprint

International Migrant Scholars – The Global Footprint

Globalisation has led to a world without borders. According to the latest release of Education at a Glance 2017, it demonstrates a fast-growing tertiary...

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