Malta is aiming to attract more foreign universities to the island, its Education Minister has said, amidst concern about new legislation changing the requirements institutions must fulfill to become a university.
So just what did delegates learn from our interactive session with real live international students? Closer contact throughout a student's application, studies and beyond graduation was one major theme to emerge from our Going Global session. Read on to find out more.
A balance is needed between higher education and vocational training in Africa if it is to face the task of upskilling its enormous youth population. This was discussed at the eLearning Africa conference last month.
Research reveals that a lack of coordination between higher education institutions, public services and businesses may be hampering international graduate retention in Canada, Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands.
A new drive has been launched by the UK government, which is partnering with a graduate website service, to investigate fake universities. Under new measures, bogus institutions issuing dodgy degrees can be investigated and the perpetrators can be prosecuted.