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  1. Chinese national Cherry He Ting teaches a student in a coffee shop in Bangkok

    Thai universities tap into rising Chinese demand

    Chinese national Cherry He Ting rattles off in fluent Thai as she presents her masters thesis ahead of graduating from a Bangkok university, where ...
  2. A demonstrator holds EU and Union flags during an anti-Brexit protest opposite the Houses of Parlia

    Ahead of Brexit, top British universities enrol fewer EU students

    The number of European Union students enrolling in Britain's leading universities fell by 3 percent in the 2018/2019 academic year, with the ...
  3. NUS graduates at commencement ceremony

    Commentary: Disruption is coming for Singapore business schools

    Business schools need to foster a spirit of innovation in graduates who face a world of disruption but many programmes remain outdated, says Oon ...
  4. File photo of students taking their seats for the diploma ceremony at Harvard University in Cambrid

    Commentary: Students aren't learning enough - a brewing crisis in higher education

    Society expects education to help students hone their skills to contribute to the economy, but higher education isn't meeting this need, two ...
  5. A student plays Solitaire in a lecture theater of the university on October 11, 2017 in

    Commentary: University professors must teach more, have industry experience

    In an age of disruption and higher education levels around the world, rising tensions between research and teaching in universities must be ...
  6. NUS graduation 2

    Commentary: Time for Singapore universities to switch gears

    Pursuing global rankings can have perverse effects, to the detriment of universities’ multifaceted mission, say two education experts.
  7. File photo of students taking their seats for the diploma ceremony at Harvard University in Cambrid

    Commentary: Singapore and Singaporeans lose when universities chase after world rankings

    A focus on chasing after university rankings, and therefore prioritising research over teaching, has detrimental effects for Singapore students ...
  8. A job seeker holds a "We're Hiring" card while talking to a representative from Targ

    Commentary: Rockstar internships are for rockstar interns

    Many lament poor internship experiences but interns need to shape their own experiences to get the most out of these, says one observer.
  9. Around 262,000 Filipinos work in Kuwait, nearly 60 percent of them domestic workers

    Commentary: In the Philippines, the pitfalls of an education aimed at exporting people

    Before Filipinos are recruited and deployed overseas, colleges and universities intentionally work to educate students for overseas jobs, says one ...