Educational News

By G. John Cole July 30, 2019

The final academic year of the decade is a pivotal moment for higher education. Challenges are being met by increased technical and pedagogical innovation, plus increased revenue from philanthropical sources. So just what does the 2019/20 year hold in store? And what does it mean for students?

The triumph of online learning 

Online learning is no longer new -- the difference is that it has become a mainstream option for students and educators alike. One-third of higher education students take at least one online class, while one in six are enrolled only in online programs. 

By Joanna Hughes July 19, 2019
Japan’s world-class higher education system, rich cultural heritage, extraordinary cuisine, abundant language learning opportunities, and relatively l...
By Joanna Hughes March 22, 2019
Brexit day is, it seems, nearly upon us, bringing with it significant implications across nearly every sector of life - both in and outside the UK. Wo...
By Joanna Hughes January 30, 2019
Recently published data from the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) reveals that Scottish universities are making strides toward equal access i...
By Joanna Hughes January 22, 2019
New Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) figures reveal optimistic news about the number of foreign students in the UK: the overall number in the...

Educational articles

By Ashley Murphy October 26, 2019
It might be a fairly small country, but Austria has had a very big impact on the world. It gave us the revolutionary works of Sigmund Freud, the philo...
By Joanna Hughes October 23, 2019
When asked for the one thing they could change about the world, people (not least beauty pageant contestants) often answer: "To end world hunger.” Giv...
By Joanna Hughes October 7, 2019
When we think of areas of study that make a difference in the world, disciplines like medicine, public health and law first come to mind. One field th...

Newly Added Programs

This Masters Degree in Data Analytics for Business aims to train managers, economists, and statistics and information management professionals from analytical skills to harness the existing data avail... [+]
This Masters Degree in Data Analytics for Business aims to train managers, economists, and statistics and information management professionals from analytical skills to harness the existing data availability potential, ability to process and integrate data from different formats and sources. [-]
October 30, 2019 | Antalya Bilim University
The Private Law master's program, which aims to educate lawyers who can provide solutions to these problems, aims to provide graduates with a multi-faceted perspective on the legal issues in the curri... [+]
The Private Law master's program, which aims to educate lawyers who can provide solutions to these problems, aims to provide graduates with a multi-faceted perspective on the legal issues in the curriculum that includes interdisciplinary courses such as medical law, investment disputes, as well as the current problems of law. [-]
The world’s cities are changing, but not enough. New technology, business models, and global priorities are transforming the way we get around, and regional planners and urban engineers are unde... [+]
The world’s cities are changing, but not enough. New technology, business models, and global priorities are transforming the way we get around, and regional planners and urban engineers are under pressure to prepare for and exploit these transformations to help bring about an urban environment that consumes fewer scarce resources, contributes less to climate change, and provides more liveable neighborhoods and workplaces. To accomplish this requires integrating traditional engineering disciplines with entrepreneurial skills to drive change that puts innovations into practice. [-]
October 28, 2019 | Ualikhanov University
The Master’s program offers theoretical and practical study of living organisms and how they interact with various environments. The program aims at providing students with a profound knowledge ... [+]
The Master’s program offers theoretical and practical study of living organisms and how they interact with various environments. The program aims at providing students with a profound knowledge of biological processes that help facing challenges concerning the effects of climate change and pollution on ecosystems. [-]

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