ANR resumes African Higher Ed program

With nearly €20 million of funding from the French Development Agency, the program looks to finance “ambitious university partnerships” in 18 eligible African countries. It forms part of the Welcome to France strategy, which is supported by the country’s ministry for...

Times Higher Education acquires Inside Higher Ed

Together, the higher education publications will reach an audience exceeding 50 million unique users per year. Scott Jaschik, founder of Inside Higher Ed, said he was “thrilled to be joining forces with THE”. Jaschik founded the US publication with fellow co-editor...

Indian higher education has potential to be world class, says QS

QS CEO Nunzio Quacquarelli met prime minister of India Narendra Modi in October, where the pair discussed the education strategy, first announced in 2020. Prime minister Modi was “personally very involved” in developing the strategy in 2020, and it is a “really...

Jordanian higher education commission partners with THE and QS

The UK-based companies Times Higher Education and Quacquarelli Symonds have entered into agreements with the Accreditation and Quality Assurance Commission for Higher Education Institutions, and the partnerships’ aims are to “enhance cooperation in verifying data” for...