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More foreign new entrants in US graduate science and engineering education

After years of decline, the number of foreign first-year students in US graduate education in scienc... (+more) Edition: 2007, 7

African Union Education Ministers meeting in South Africa

Education in Africa was under the spotlight as Education Ministers from the African Union countries ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

Swedish universities: are there too many?

On August 5, the new University Chancellor in charge of The National Agency for Higher Education in ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

Greece: new bill to promote research

Greece’s Education Ministry made public new plans to introduce changes to the funding structure fo... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

French law for higher education passed

In our last ACA Newsletter-Education Europe, we presented the Minister for Research and Higher Educa... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

UK: Outgoing students and their language competence

Last July, we presented the Higher Education Policy Institute's (HEPI) report on the economic costs ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

Sudan-Norwegian University Cooperation Programme

Norway has a 40 year history of university cooperation with Sudan.  Though this relationship su... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

US government tackles student loan oversight

After a cascade of indictments revealing the tangled relationship of US universities and private stu... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

Bosnia and Herzegovina: new law on higher education

Until last month, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) was included in the group of Bologna Process signator... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

More trouble for the US: Graduate enrollment and Study Abroad Providers

A recent survey from the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) in the US reveals that though the number ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Leading institutions in the new Shanghai ranking

To nobody’s surprise, US universities come out on top of the recent academic ranking of world univ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

OECD report on innovation in China

As part of its new programme of country reviews of innovation policy; the OECD presented the main fi... (+more) Edition: 2007, 8

Education at a Glance 2007: higher education pays off

On 18 September, the OECD launched the 2007 edition of its annual publication Education at a Glance.... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Competing for skilled migrants: Work visa reform

On 1 September, the Australian government amended its migration regulations by introducing new work ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Turning the tables: Dubai to open branch campuses in India

The HCT, the Association of Higher Colleges of Technology in Dubai, announced its plan to reinforce ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Money up for grabs: Dutch university competition

Dutch universities are fuelling up a healthy spirit of competition. The need to compete particularly... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

UNESCO appoints new Assistant Director-General for Education

Nicholas Burnett was appointed UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education on 5 September. An ec... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Reform in Slovakia: Realising the Bologna Process

SAIA, one of ACA’s Slovak members, informs us that on 1 September an amendment to the Slovak highe... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Is Sweden going English?

The August edition of the ACA Newsletter – Education Europe reported about the appointment of Swed... (+more) Edition: 2007, 9

Education made to order in Finland

The Finnish Government submitted its proposal for an amendment to the Universities and Polytechnics ... (+more) Edition: 2007, 10