German universities are now tuition free. Also for international students! In Germany, Lower Saxony has been the last federal state to abolish the fees… Axel from Germany reports: click to read.
In influential THE rankings, Israel’s Tel Aviv University beats Hebrew University for the first time to be ‘Israel’s best’, but there is another first: Israel is beaten by Turkish universities, by 4 of them! click to read Miriam’s article. … Continued
A jamaican-origin student who grew up in England starts a campaign for equal chance. Though in this specific case, the campaign is caused by discrimination at English universities, it could well be in any other EU country, writes Lara from … Continued
Jaap writes about the Utrecht Summer School. The biggest university summer school in Europe with over 165 courses, ranging from bachelor tot PhD level. And more on the social side….. To read Jaap’s article, click here.
According to a European Union report, Erasmus exchange programme has also been good for producing babies! READ MORE
We have yet another university ranking system: Google announces the “most searched for Universities” in its search engine. The results may be pointing to an earth shattering move in the higher education sector… To read Femke’s artickle, click here! (Image … Continued
Maurien compares the performances of Dutch universities in various rankings and makes some fun out of it… Click here to read. (image by ‘Rudolphous’)
Amsterdam is a great student city. The city has two world-class universities and several other higher educational institutes. And in this city of bikes, surprise surprise, biking is the number one choice of transportation for students! To read Miriam’s article, … Continued
Did you know that the popular exchange programme Erasmus has actually finished? The good news is, now we have Erasmus+. Click more on Marjolijn Klomp’s article.
Record breaking year for Erasmus! In its last year, almost 270.000 students benefited from Erasmus to study or train abroad. As of 2014, Erasmus project has been replaced by Erasmus+ project which has a broader coverage. To read Marjolijn … Continued