The founder of a center dedicated to training academics in advanced teaching methods says the role of the university is to help build a better society.
Pinched by budget cuts, Kuwait University is admitting fewer students. The decision adds urgency to the debate over how to meet the state’s higher education needs.
Chahinda Karim is remembered as a teacher and a scholar of the history of Islamic architecture from its origins to its development across the Arab world.
War and economic deprivation threaten the mental well-being of Gaza’s two million people but there is a huge shortage of psychiatric help
A recent surge in new Covid-19 cases disrupts education at Libya’s universities again.
Misperceptions and bureaucracy are among the hindrances to better academic cooperation between Europe and the South Mediterranean, a new report says.
Outdated curricula and a lack of practical training in medical schools leave many graduates ill-equipped to deal with emergencies.
Saudi researchers in the social sciences encounter fewer restrictions on the topics they can study, and can now use more qualitative research methods.
Two Arab universities make conflict medicine part of basic medical education, using a curriculum devised by the surgeon Ghassan Abu-Sittah.
Warmth and generosity are qualities inherent in teachers that cannot be replaced by technology, writes a professor of history.