The Egyptian judiciary requires the American University in Cairo to charge tuition in Egyptian pounds, not US dollars.
Iranian universities are reaching out to the Arab world but are silent about their motives, creating suspicion in many quarters.
Hatoon al Fassi, a Saudi scholar, has provoked controversy in Qatar for arguing that the Koran, correctly interpreted, supports the empowerment of women.
Some experiments in Egypt that suggest farmers might get two growing seasons of wheat in a year are drawing heavy criticism.
Turkish universities in border regions are giving more secure jobs to Syrians academics who can teach refugee students in Arabic.
While Arab youth are eager to use the Arab massive open online courses’ platforms, Arab academic institutions seem reluctant to cooperate with such organizations
When economic development clashes with archaeology, Manama could offer a model for other Arab countries.
With their ability to work severely restricted by their two closest Arab neighbors, many Syrian youth don’t see the point in education.
Although it has accepted more Syrian refugees than any other country, Turkey’s labor market is closed to many of them.
Companies are creating unique pathways to employment for new immigrants.