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Quality Control

Accreditation Conflict Politics Quality Control Students

Universities in Syria’s Opposition-Held Areas Face an Uncertain Future

Ahmed al-Ogla | 26 Mar 2019

Students attending Syrian universities in those areas controlled by opposition forces are having to confront the reality that they may not finish their degrees.

Faculty Quality Control Scholarships Students Technology & Online Learning

Ambitious Syrian Students Often Enter a Maze

David Wheeler, Rasha Faek | 16 Nov 2018

Syrian students who seek advanced degrees have difficulty applying to overseas programs. Inside the country, they question the quality of their education.

Health & Medicine Quality Control Research

A Law Regulating Medical Experiments Creates Controversy

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 14 Jun 2018

New legislation in Egypt that is intended to protect human subjects of medical research has drawn criticism from doctors and others.

Employment Faculty Quality Control Students Teaching

Syrian Higher Education Faces a Long Recovery

Zina Shahla | 02 May 2018

Professors have fled, students are dropping out or struggling to balance study and jobs, and businesses complain that graduates lack skills.

Development Gender Quality Control Teaching

In Somalia, Educational Quality Starts with Teachers

Doreen Ajiambo | 01 May 2018

Training programs aim to turn the tide on quality of instruction, learning standards and attendance

Accreditation Politics Quality Control

Tunisian Engineers vs Higher Education Ministry

Khaoula Sliti | 16 Feb 2018

In Tunisia, the biggest group representing engineers has caused controversy by criticizing the country’s higher education ministry over its perceived failure to maintain academic standards.

Accreditation Data & Surveys Quality Control

A Regional Survey: How Arab Countries Regulate Quality in Higher Education

Rasha Faek | 12 Sep 2017

An Al-Fanar Media survey of the quality assurance for higher education in 16 Arab countries found heavy regulation of the licensing of higher-education institutions but little in the way of follow up to monitor quality.

Administration Politics Quality Control

Academics Uneasy About Honorary Degrees for Rulers

Wagdy Sawahel | 03 Feb 2017

Awarding symbolic doctorates to political rulers has a long and controversial history at Arab Universities.

Administration Quality Control Students

New Egyptian High-School Exam Seeks to Fight Cheating

Menna Farouk | 23 Jan 2017

Ministry of Education hopes exam papers will be harder to leak on social media.

Quality Control

In Egypt, Bribes Help the Illiterate Pass Tests

Ahmed Atef | 29 Nov 2016

A corrupt system is allowing thousands of illiterate people to pass literacy tests. Those people go on to use literacy certificates to get government jobs and driving licenses.




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