In the southern Jordanian desert, many young people are leaving classrooms to join the Islamist army.
A recent report provides much needed statistics on the question of whether the Arab world is on route to a knowledge-based economy.
An Al-Fanar Media survey of private higher-education costs in 13 Arab countries makes it possible to compare average prices.
Families across the Arab region debate where to send their sons and daughters—public university or private one? There is no easy answer.
Arab students looking for contemporary fields of study, coeducation, and an employment-oriented education are increasingly turning to private universities. The downside: cost.
The children of Jordanian women and foreign men are treated as foreigners when they apply to Jordanian public universities.
Rates of assisted fertility treatments in the Arab world are high. New research could help more couples who have difficulty conceiving.
Out of 130 new public university board members, the Jordanian government has only appointed three women.
A global test used in 65 territories and countries, four of them Arab, provides insights that education policymakers could use.