Saturday, September 21, 2019
High-performing universities beats prestigious institutions to the top in four regional university rankings

High-performing universities beats prestigious institutions to the top in four regional university rankings

The rise of high-performing universities The latest regional university rankings consist of 1000 universities in Asia, Latin America, the Arab region and Eastern Europe...

AURAK Senior Participates in Model UN in New York City

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has, for the first time, been represented at the Model United Nations in New York City....
Ayan Abdi: How a refugee earned her way out via a Canadian College Scholarship

How a refugee earned her way out via a Canadian College Scholarship

Ayan Abdi is one of the 5,000 refugees at a Kenya camp striving for a scholarship and a new life in Canada. Since she...
College applications from international students are taking a hit

College applications from international students are taking a hit

The political climate in the United States have led universities to raise concerns towards the decrement in international student numbers. However, changes in the...
QS ranks MIT the world’s No.1 university for 2018-19

QS ranks MIT the world’s No.1 university for 2018-19

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) takes the lead once again for the seventh consecutive year in the QS World University Rankings. The QS rankings is created...
Decline of international graduates enrolment quadruples

Decline of international graduates enrolment quadruples

Graduate enrolment of international students at United States universities has declined for the second consecutive year, according to the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS)....
Living Analytics Research Centre

Living Analytics Research Centre receives $25 million from National Research Foundation to fund second...

The Living Analytics Research Centre (LARC) of Singapore Management University (SMU) in partnership with USA’s Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) has received a second round...
Ivy League school to remove student loans from financial aid packages

Ivy League school to remove student loans from financial aid packages

Scholarship will be offered in lieu of student loans in undergraduate financial aid packages at the Brown University beginning from the school term next...
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...

Be wary of hedge fund managers who drive fast cars

Professor Melvyn Teo of Singapore Management University, Professor Stephen Brown of New York University, Assistant Professor Yan Lu of University of Central Florida, and...

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