The rankings, produced by a Spanish research group, included more Arab institutions this year, and leaders were pleased with their progress.
Two professors at Damascus University offer step-by-step guidelines for young academics on how write about their research and get it published.
A European-Union funded programme designed to help displaced Syrians now caters almost equally to refugees and Lebanese.
On International Women’s Day, the Syrian-born astronomer Shadia Habbal speaks to Al-Fanar Media about her journey to a distinguished career in science.
Nasser Rabbat leads the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He applauds architectural preservation efforts but sees flaws in some plans.
Researchers warn that a language gap and psychosocial needs put Syrian refugee children in Turkey at risk of missing out on education.
Two Syrians who started publishing houses after fleeing their homeland talk about the rewards and challenges of their experiences.
A study explores the gap between Syrian refugee students’ educational dreams and their reality, and gets students’ views on how teachers can help.
Students hit by Covid-19 school closures face $17 trillion loss in lifetime earnings, says a new report from the World Bank, Unesco and Unicef.