Asia Pacific

WENR, April 2018: Asia-Pacific

Australia: Controversy over Chinese Influence on Australian Campuses

Bangladesh: Outbound Student Mobility Is Growing; and more


Posted in Asia Pacific, Regional News Summaries

WENR, March 2018: Asia-Pacific

China Brain Drain is Slowing Down

Afghanistan: Government Now Recognizes Degrees Awarded by Private Universities; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Asia-Pacific

Government to Allow Foreign Universities to Operate in Indonesia

Australian Government Tightens Code of Conduct for Work with Recruitment Agents; and more


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WENR, December 2017: Asia-Pacific

East Asia: The Fourth Industrial Revolution Is on the Horizon

Australia’s TAFE crisis affects in’tl students; China shifting to long-term strategic research; and more


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WENR, November 2017: Asia-Pacific

India: Supreme Court Bans Distance Education for Technical Programs

Chinese government allows for-profit private education; Thai education system in crisis; and more


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WENR, October 2017: Asia Pacific

Vietnam: Universities Face Shortage of Qualified Lecturers

India Plans Sweeping Higher Education Reforms; Employment Rates for Chinese Graduates Pose Concerns, and more


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WENR, September 2017: Asia Pacific

Australia: Strong Increase in International Student Enrollments Continues in 2017

Asian Universities Gain in Times Higher Education World University Ranking; India: Education System is Growing, but International Student Enrollments Remain Low  


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WENR, July-August 2017: Asia Pacific

India: Government Considers Merger of UGC and AICTE

India’s government is developing plans to integrate oversight of the country’s university and technical education sectors by merging the University Grants


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WENR, June 2017: Asia Pacific

Taiwan: Concerns about Enrollments as Mainland China Cuts Student Quota by 50 Percent

SE Asia will be Taiwan’s top new recruiting market; Thailand’s higher education system faces significant challenges; South Korea braces for major higher education reforms


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WENR, May 2017: Asia Pacific

Japan: International Enrollments up by Almost 15 Percent

Rising International Enrollments in Japan; college mergers in Singapore; accreditation reforms in India.


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