We continue our “Top Universities of” series with Africa. This continent may be underrepresented in the World list, but it also have some World class universities beating some well known USAian, English and German universities. We … Continued
Europe is one of the top education destinations for university studies. Every year European universities accept tens of thousands of students from abroad. Not only from Europe, but also from outside Europe. And all this is not … Continued
image by Sarah Ackerman, CC Environmental science is a multidisciplinary academic field that integrates physical, biological and information sciences to the study of the environment, and the solution of environmental problems. This is an area which is becoming … Continued
You thought people become billionaires by starting up businesses in the garages right? Well actually they study at the universities to get degrees… To read Jan’s artcile click here.
Universities from only 18 countries make up the TOP 100 Best Universities in the list of ‘THE (Times Higher Education) World University Rankings for 2014-2015‘. Click here to read Arie’s article…
On 5 November, there is a symposium at University of Amsterdam over the Dutch tradition of “Zwarte Piet”. A “tradition” investigated by the United Nations Human Rights Council for racism Marieke writes… Click here to read.
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.