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Best Accounting Student Award 2017

MSUrian Receives MIA Best Accounting Student Award 2017

Bachelor in Accountancy (BIA) student Tengku Sarah Tengku Ahmad Zulkifli has received the prestigious Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) Best Accounting Student Award, presented...
Jack Ma: Road to Success

Jack Ma’s Road to Success

“I applied for Harvard ten times, got rejected ten times, and I told myself that ‘Someday I should go teach there’ ” - Jack...
Seeking Faculty Excellence Through Development and Diversity

Seeking Faculty Excellence Through Development and Diversity

Abbas Benmamoun is the newly appointed Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement at the Duke University. He is a leader who recognises the value of...
Experts see prospects in Indian Education System

Experts see prospects in Indian Education System

Indian academics have been driving change within the education sector in the last few years. However, with Billionaire Bill Gates expressing his disappointment in...
MAHE: Ranking is a healthy competition among universities

MAHE: Ranking is a healthy competition among universities

“The ranking for Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) is not a destination. It is a journey,” said Dr H. Vinod Bhat, Vice-Chancellor, MAHE....
QS in Conversation 2018: University Rankings and International Migrant Scholars

QS in Conversation 2018: University Rankings and International Migrant Scholars

The international mobility of scholars is having an impact not just on universities, but also on the knowledge economy and labour market of receiving...
university rankings

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...
higher education news: Refugee scholarship

More UK universities are awarding scholarships to refugees

Refugee scholarship Since Aaron’s escape from a pickup-truck in Aswan in Southern Egypt, where he found himself after being snatched by human traffickers in Sudan,...
Middle Eastern Universities should open their doors to refugees

Middle Eastern Universities should open their doors to refugees

While support for refugees education in host countries of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been met at both primary and...
Initiatives to resolve youth unemployment through TVET

Initiatives to resolve youth unemployment through TVET

72 percent of youth personally prefer a university-track career as opposed to a technical one; however, they would not rule out advocating a technical...
Singapore has recently launched the SkillsFuture Series

Singapore has recently launched the SkillsFuture Series

A total $70 million worth of expenses will be used over a span of three years to train 50,000 Singaporeans annually by 2020 in...

Universities as Spaces of Refuge and Dissent

There has always been a certain political volatility in India, and literary sources often test the robustness of claims to diversity. The cultural framework...
Congratulations to the Winners of QS-APPLE Creative Awards 2017!

Congratulations to the Winners of QS-APPLE Creative Awards 2017!

The QS-APPLE Creative Awards 2017 that took place at the recent 13th QS-APPLE Conference held on 22 November 2017 in Taichung, Taiwan, is  a...