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AFRICA

South Africa Dominates Africa University Rankings

A new university ranking compiled by Thomson Reuters has listed the top 10 tertiary institutions on the African continent, led by South Africa’s University of Cape Town...

AMERICAS

University Graduation Rates on the Rise

Graduation rates across universities in Argentina increased over 40 percent between 2003 and 2012, according to a new report released by the Center for Educational Studies in Argentina (CEA)...

ASIA-PACIFIC

University of Sydney to Adopt 4-Year Undergrad Degree

The University of Sydney announced in June plans to shift undergraduate degrees from three to four years as part of a major overhaul of instruction, that includes the reduction in the number of undergraduate degrees from 122 to about 20...

EUROPE

Branch Campuses Low Priority for European University Internationalization Plans

Opening branch campuses is now the lowest internationalization priority for European universities, according to a recent study, prompting suggestions that the much talked about market may have reached its peak...

MIDDLE EAST

200,000 Fake Degrees Sold in Gulf Region by Axact

A staggering 200,000 people from Gulf countries bought fake online degrees and diplomas from the Pakistani IT firm Axact in the past four years...
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