New private university ranking highlights ASEAN countries

AppliedHE created the Private University Ranking: ASEAN to shine the spotlight on institutions in the ASEAN countries, with Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and the Philippines among the top 10 of the inaugural lists. Topping the board is Bina Nusantara University in...

thousands miss out in scramble for Pan African University places

Of the 10,879 students who applied for places in the African Union-owned postgraduate university of excellence, only 438 have won a place. An early notification posted on the university’s Facebook page shows that while students from 55 African countries sent...

University of Hong Kong world’s ‘most international university’

As territory’s oldest institute of higher learning, ‘Asia’s Global University’ boasts student enrolments of more than 18,000, 43% of who are international. Along with its English-medium programs, its international focus aiming to prepare students to become ‘global...

Arizona State University reveals $25m initiative to reach 100m learners

The program at the institution’s Thunderbird School of Global Management aims to advance the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4 on quality education, the university said. It is also hoping 70% of the program’s participants will be women. The accredited...

De Montfort University opens new Dubai campus

The new campus building, which is “strategically located” in Dubai’s International Academic City, will feature state-of-the-art services, facilities and equipment. A 700-capacity auditorium is on campus, outdoor and indoor sports facilities and student recreational...