Scientific research in the Arab region faces a lack of funding, but better exchange of information could help.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
A recent study of the difficulties young U.S. researchers face echoes in the Middle East—but the story is slightly different.
The Ministry of Education has summoned the holders of fraudulent degrees to court, opening a debate about how such fakes became so prevalent.
A new project will save the equivalent of 12 million barrels of oil a year, revealing the potential of applied science in the region.
Some professors working at Kuwait University are listed internationally as terrorists but continue to teach, sparking controversy.
An Al-Fanar Media survey of private higher-education costs in 13 Arab countries makes it possible to compare average prices.
Arab students looking for contemporary fields of study, coeducation, and an employment-oriented education are increasingly turning to private universities. The downside: cost.
A government decision has barred many “Bedoon” children from the Gulf country’s classrooms.