Posts Tagged ‘Liberal Arts’

As Academic Competition in India Heats Up, the U.S. Offers an Alternative

November 8, 2011 0 Comments

According to a recent report by The New York Times, students in India are finding it increasingly difficult to enroll in their local universities. With about half of India’s 1.2 billion people under the age of 25, the country’s handful of highly selective universities are increasingly overwhelmed. Read more…

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Paradigm Shift in Hong Kong Higher Education

May 10, 2011 0 Comments

Beginning next year, the Ministry of Education of Hong Kong will drastically over-haul the nation’s education system in order to better equip the nation’s youth to face the challenges of the 21st Century workplace. Read more…

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Private Universities in India Embrace the Liberal Arts Model of Higher Education

April 14, 2010 0 Comments

One country seeking to emulate the traditional higher education powerhouses is India. Traditionally, the task of educating India’s youth has long been that of the federal government. However, in recent years, the private sector has realized the shortcomings of a federal education system, particularly on the university level. In view of this, a crop of exceptional and accomplished Indian businessmen has risen to the task of increasing the opportunities for and quality of education in India

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