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UAE

Finances

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.

Administration Employment Finances Gender Quality Control Teaching

Are Private Universities Worth the Money?

Rasha Faek, Sarah Lynch | 23 Jan 2015

Families across the Arab region debate where to send their sons and daughters—public university or private one? There is no easy answer.

Employment Finances

Private Universities Thriving as Public Ones Weaken

Rasha Faek, Sarah Lynch | 22 Jan 2015

Arab students looking for contemporary fields of study, coeducation, and an employment-oriented education are increasingly turning to private universities. The downside: cost.

Employment

UAE Tries to Bridge the Gap Between Industry and Academe

Sarah Lynch | 17 Dec 2014

Professionals from a variety of backgrounds are trying to get universities and those who hire their students to work together.

Standardized Tests Technology & Online Learning

Looking at Arab Education Through PISA Tests

| 03 Dec 2014

A global test used in 65 territories and countries, four of them Arab, provides insights that education policymakers could use.

Administration Internationalization Profiles

A Conversation with Ayoub Kazim: Dubai as an Education Destination

Sarah Lynch | 13 Oct 2014

The managing director of the company that hosts what may be the world’s largest number of branch campuses talks about the history and future of the educational model.

Administration Internationalization

United Arab Emirates’ Experiments with Branch Campuses Have Mixed Results

| 13 Oct 2014

The UAE is home to the world’s largest collection of branch campuses. But with uneven quality control, interested students would be wise to do thorough research.

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.

Administration Faculty

Spinning Door for Professors May Hurt UAE Higher Ed, Researchers Find

Sarah Lynch | 28 Aug 2014

Use of expatriate academics on short-term contracts and other factors can work against institutional loyalty and result in a scarcity of research.

Research

Why the Gulf’s Ailing Coral Reefs May Not Come Back

Benjamin Plackett | 21 Aug 2014

Amid concern over the Arab world’s coral reefs, an Abu Dhabi researcher shows why they will have difficulty regenerating.




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