Asia Pacific

Education in South Korea

This comprehensive overview of South Korean education—packed with context and insights—is an invaluable resource for credential evaluators, recruiters, and other HEI professionals.


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Education in India

This not-to-be missed, comprehensive examination of education in India, from K-12 to higher education institutions, vocational training programs, quality governance, and more, is an invaluable resource for anyone who needs it.


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Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan: Opportunities for Recruitment in South Asia

Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan are showing strong international enrollmeent trajectories – even in the face of declining numbers elsewhere.


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India as a Destination: Ambitions and Challenges

The Indian government has launched a series of efforts to appeal to greater numbers of international students, such as the Study in India campaign, and the Institutions of Eminence program.


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Transnational Education: Sino-Foreign Cooperative Universities in China

Can Sino-foreign cooperative joint universities can help establish and expand university operations in mainland China? What is the trajectory of students who graduate from these institutions?


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An Introduction to China’s College English Test (CET)

In 2017, nearly 10 million people took China’s College English Test (CET), making it the largest evaluation of non-native English skills in the world. Learn about its structure, interpreting CET grades, and more.


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Educating the Masses: The Rise of Online Education in Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia

Often criticized as a poor substitute for in-person teaching, online education is also a promising means to widen access to education in developing countries.


Posted in Accreditation and Quality Assurance, Africa, Asia Pacific, Global Trends

Confucius Institutes and U.S. Exchange Programs: Public Diplomacy Through Education

While we consider the important questions that are raised by the presence of Confucius Institutes on U.S. campuses – especially in the context of current White House “America First” rhetoric, policies, and personnel – it’s an opportune time to consider how Public Diplomacy through education has been used in the past.


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Education in Nepal

Current trends in education and international student mobility in Nepal: Includes an overview of the education system, and a guide to institutions and qualifications.


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The Economy of Fraud in Academic Publishing in China

Can China’s education sector address widespread fraud in academic publishing? Doing so is critical to the country’s effort to establish itself as an innovative research nation and move up on the global food chain of internationally reputable education systems.


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