Countries البلدان


Conflict Students

New Egyptian Law Firm Fights for Student Rights

Sarah Lynch | 17 Mar 2015

A newly founded legal team offers students courtroom support and monitors rights violations on campuses in Egypt.

Conservation Tourism

Migratory Birds: A Way to Help Egyptian Tourism Fly Again?

Soraya Morayef | 14 Mar 2015

Egyptian Conservationists are educating tourism workers about the pleasures of bird watching. But the conservation group’s own existence is fragile.

Protests Students

Death is This Week’s Headline in Egyptian Education

Mai Shams El-Din | 12 Mar 2015

The responsibility of educational institutions for students’ safety is being highlighted, after an electrocution, a beating, and a fatal accident.

Finances Students

Dropping the Right to Free Education?

Mai Shams El-Din | 11 Mar 2015

A proposal to limit which Egyptian students have to pay tuition is leaving many students apprehensive.


The Arab World Lags Behind in the ‘Green’ Universities Movement

Wagdy Sawahel | 03 Mar 2015

Jordan leads the Arab region in having environmentally conscious higher-education institutions.

Politics Students

Student Union Elections Canceled in Egyptian Universities

Mai Shams El-Din | 03 Mar 2015

Government officials say student elections can’t be held due to a legal technicality. Students say that is outrageous.

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.


Expensive Education Equals Social Injustice

Amal Abou-Setta | 10 Feb 2015

As public universities begin charging fees and private universities expand, the poor suffer and the wealthy benefit, the author argues.


Calculating the Cost of a “Free” Education

Sarah Lynch | 01 Feb 2015

Researchers have added up the expenses of attending Egypt’s public universities and examined the barrier to education they create.


Qatar’s Private Universities Are the Most Expensive in the Region

David Wheeler | 28 Jan 2015

An Al-Fanar Media survey of private higher-education costs in 13 Arab countries makes it possible to compare average prices.

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