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AFRICA

Doctorate to Become Requirement for University Lecturers

Kenya has set a higher qualifications threshold for the appointment of university lecturers. In a directive to be implemented in the next five years,...

AMERICAS

University Ranking Based on Career Outcomes Crowns Carnegie Mellon

Online professional network LinkedIn (LI) has announced its first ever university rankings based on career outcomes across the USA, UK and Canada for specific programs...

ASIA-PACIFIC

SAT Scores Delayed in China and South Korea Due to Concerns Over Cheating

The Educational Testing Service said it would delay reporting SAT scores for tests taken in October by South Korean and Chinese students, amid allegations that...

EUROPE

More Harmonization Beyond Bologna Required

More harmonization of higher education systems across the European Union may be needed if its universities are to continue to compete on the global stage, speakers at a recent conference have claimed...

MIDDLE EAST

Saudi Universities Top Regional Ranking

Universities in Saudi Arabia dominate the first ranking of 91 Arab universities published in November by US News & World Report. The top three universities are Saudi Arabian but Egypt and Algeria have...
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