Japanese higher education

The transition of the Japanese higher education market and the role of private universities

By Prof Hitoshi Shiozaki President Kindai University, Japan Japanese universities are facing a crossroads. The population of 18-year-olds (i.e. the age when students finish secondary...

The resurgence of higher education in Pakistan

By Dr S Sohail H Naqvi Vice Chancellor Lahore University of Management Sciences, Pakistan “In the last 10 years Pakistan has emerged as the country...
Higher education in the Philippines

Higher education in the Philippines: in transition

By Dr Clarita D Carillo Vice Rector for Academic Affairs University of Santo Tomas, The Philippines Background Higher education institutions (HEIs) in the Philippines cater to...
Higher education in Jordan: history, present status and future

Higher education in Jordan: history, present status and future

By Prof Azmi Mahafzah President The University of Jordan This article aims to discuss the status, challenges, and future of the higher education and scientific...
Paradigm shift in foreign language education in South Korea

Paradigm shift in foreign language education in South Korea

By Dr In Chul Kim President Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, South Korea Foreign language education played a pivotal role in the remarkable economic development...

An academic mission in Pakistan and Africa

Awais Raoof, chairman of governors at the University of Lahore, is also Uganda’s honorary consul. He tells John O’Leary how the two roles can...
Prof Vladimir Filippov

From secondary school to university. One examination. Russia

By Prof Vladimir Filippov Rector RUDN University, Russian Federation In Russia, the percentage of people with higher education is very high and normally school leavers...

New initiative for Indonesian higher education toward world-class status

By Prof Anas Miftah Fauzi Vice Rector for Research and Collaboration Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia Indonesian higher education institutions Indonesia covers a wide range of higher education institutions...

Still changing after all these years (929 of them)

Francesco Ubertini has been rector of the University of Bologna in Italy since 2015. Here he discusses the challenges of running Europe’s oldest and...

JUST will Fulfil its Mission Based on the 4 I’s Transformation Programme: Innovation, Industry,...

A QS profile of Prof Omar M Al-Jarrah, president of Jordan University of Science and Technology “Advancement of societies and humanity can be realised through...

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