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Nine very compelling reasons to come to Germany to study

A lecture hall at Leipzig University. Photo: DPA

Published: 09 Sep 2016

Sick of the expense of studying in the UK, the USA or Canada? Germany offers an affordable and highly esteemed alternative, argues Melissa Lawrence. 1,745 more words

Europe

9/11 and the Universities: The Ideology of ACTA

The mission of the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, published on their website, is as “a nonprofit educational organization committed to academic freedom, excellence and accountability on college and university campuses. 1,310 more words

Universities

AN OBSESSIVELY PERPETUAL STUDENT—AND HOW TO STAY THAT WAY: Part 1-College

Remember College before it was just about how much money could be earned…

Remember signing up for classes—way too many which you desperately wanted to take—you perused, selected, changed, added, selected another, reconsidered, ‘Oh wow, gotta take that…history of everything and there’s literature by everyone.’ Maybe I loved it all so much because I was already a 26-year-old with two small children and had been waiting to start college since I was 18. 404 more words

The Perpetual Student

Private school graduates find it harder to land jobs: Poll

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Even as more than 70,000 Singaporeans pursue degrees and diplomas through the private education sector, a broad-based survey released yesterday showed that many of them lagged far behind their peers from public universities in the job market. 541 more words

Current Affairs

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Business Line 23-09-201

1) An average Indian drinks 56 glasses of liquid a  week. Of this one glass is of Coca Cola. Coca Cola’s India sales is sixth in terms of its global performance. 313 more words

The Worthless University Rankings

The Times Higher World University Rankings, which were released this weekk. The main table can be found here and the methodology used to concoct them… 543 more words

Education