Countries البلدان

Bahrain

Faculty Students

Students at the University of Bahrain Say Faculty Quality is Going Down

Islam Alzeny | 27 Sep 2015

Students at the biggest university in the kingdom say they are getting more professors with little experience and difficult-to-understand accents.

Gender

In Bahrain, Men are Scarce in Universities

Islam Alzeny | 16 Jun 2015

As in many other Gulf countries, fewer men than women make it to university in Bahrain.

Accreditation Fraud

It’s Time to Shut Down Fake Universities

Dean Hoke | 31 May 2015

Education authorities should fight bogus-degree programs and create real, accredited online alternatives, says Dean Hoke.

Democracy Research Students

Arab Youth Doubt Democracy Will Be Delivered

Benjamin Plackett | 28 Apr 2015

Findings from a region-wide survey reveal the hopes and concerns of university-age adults.

Research Social Sciences

Social Sciences Growing in the Arab World—But Slowly

Rasha Faek | 24 Mar 2015

A new report found modest growth among the social sciences, but experts fear they are still at risk.

Technology & Online Learning

Distance Education—Banned in Bahrain

Islam Alzeny | 22 Mar 2015

A government decree has made it difficult for working adults to get degrees.

Scholarships Technology & Online Learning

How to Avoid Getting Cheated by Phony Scholarships

Benjamin Plackett | 24 Feb 2015

Fraudulent universities use fake scholarships as bait to lure unsuspecting students to part with their money. Here’s how to protect yourself.

Internet Technology & Online Learning

What Progress is Being Made to Arab “Knowledge Economies”?

Benjamin Plackett | 29 Jan 2015

A recent report provides much needed statistics on the question of whether the Arab world is on route to a knowledge-based economy.

Development Health & Medicine Research

Arab Health Research Should Keep Pace With Changing Demands

| 26 Sep 2014

Scientists need to follow the shift from infectious diseases to chronic conditions.

Academic Freedom Conflict

Education under Attack: Eight Arab Countries Affected

Rasha Faek | 09 Mar 2014

A new report documents the effects of armed conflict on schools, universities and those who work and study at them.




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