When it comes to the top level of Arab higher education, women are largely missing.
Degrees based on curricula that mix traditional and online instruction are gaining new acceptance in the nation’s education system.
Why does a public university prefer to hire teaching staff from western universities?
A young teacher from Mosul asked for, and received, unusual access to observe the agency’s operations and share concerns with its leaders.
Al-Fanar Media has compiled a list of the more than 300 higher-education institutions and programs across the Arab region that are accredited by agencies outside of their home countries.
This resource, developed by Al-Fanar Media, provides detailed, country-specific information about how the quality of higher-education institutions is regulated and monitored in the Arab world.
With dwindling government support, Jordanian universities says they have few places to turn but tuition to finance academic programs. Students say are being unfairly sacrificed.
As the Iraqi-led coalition takes back territory, liberated universities are trying to serve students again.
Gader Gad Nassar steps down as president of Cairo University this month. His supporters say he has helped defend the institution from political and religious divisiveness.