The World Ranking of Universities in Developing Regions

VIEW WEBINAR ARCHIVE: EDUCATION IN BRAZIL The three most-watched world university rankings are released every year between August and October in what has become known as ‘rankings season.’ Invariably the headlines focus on U.S. and UK dominance, with a few paragraphs saved for universities from…

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Education in Egypt

By Nick Clark, Editor, World Education News & Reviews, and Sulaf Al-Shaikhly, WES Area Specialist for the Asia & Middle East region This article has been updated. Please check out the new Education in Egypt country profile. In this article, we offer an introduction to the…

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Education in a Transitional Libya

By Nick Clark, Editor, World Education News & Reviews Libya faces significant challenges as it transitions to democracy and begins the process of building a new, post-Muammar Gaddafi nation. One of the most important building blocks will be higher education, and while there currently exist…

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An Analysis of the Strengths and Weaknesses of Ethiopian Higher Education

By Kate Ashcroft and Philip Rayner Introduction The Ethiopian Government gives higher education a central position in its strategy for social and economic development. This has some advantages (for example 40 percent of the education budget goes on higher education) but also disadvantages. Ethiopia has…

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Challenges Facing Ethiopian Higher Education

By Liz Reisberg and Laura E Rumbley Ethiopia is one of the poorest countries in the world. More than three-fourths of the nation’s primary economic activity involves small-scale agriculture, not only highly inefficient but extremely vulnerable to variations in climate and international market prices. To…

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