13 février 2018

Scandinavia’s biggest inquiry into internationalisation

By Jan Petter Myklebust. The internationalisation inquiry overhauling the Swedish higher education and research system has called for a series of measures to improve opportunities for Swedish students to study abroad and to attract international talent to Swedish universities. More...

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Overhauling strategies for HE internationalisation

By Jan Petter Myklebust. When the special investigator for increased internationalisation at Swedish higher education institutions, Dr Agneta Bladh, delivered the first part of her landmark investigation to Minister of Higher Education and Research Helene Hellmark Knutsson on 31 January, the minister warned that Sweden had “slipped behind” in internationalisation. More...

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09 février 2018

Internationalisation of universities – the German way

By Marijke Wahlers. The concept of internationalisation at German universities, which has regained considerable strength since the late 1980s, has historically been based on the idea of cooperation and partnership, thanks to the post-1945 belief that only a Germany that was firmly anchored in Europe and the world could be internationally accepted and economically successful. More...

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25 janvier 2018

Hurdles to overcome on the road to internationalisation

By Wondwosen Tamrat and Damtew Teferra. Interest and involvement in the internationalisation of higher education are unavoidably on the rise across both the developed and developing worlds. In both contexts, institutions are increasingly enticed to conform to this emerging trend. However, differences abound due to the influence of contextual factors such as prevailing needs, capacity, resources, institutional status and ambitions. More...

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23 janvier 2018

Improving access and equity in internationalisation

By Hans de Wit and Elspeth Jones. Concerns about elitism, commercialisation, the high costs of study, corruption, fraud and the challenge of quantity versus quality are common themes across the world in international higher education. But viewed from different global contexts, there may be a range of opinions on who is left out of the internationalisation process, reflected not least in the question of those who ignore versus those who demand a focus on the Sustainable Development Goals. More...

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Linking internationalisation and open education

By Kirk Perris. ‘Open education’ is a philosophy about the way people should produce, share and build on knowledge. Over the course of two days in November, the Research Institute for Innovation and Technology in Education at the Universidad Internacional de La Rioja, or UNIR iTED, in Spain held a congress on the status of open education in practice. More...

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Internationalisation vs Japanisation

By Deren Temel. Japan has too many vacant jobs. In 2017, Japan’s low birth rate and relative economic recovery left 1.43 job vacancies for every applicant in all sectors and skill levels. In Tokyo, Japan’s white-collar capital, there are two jobs for every one applicant. More...

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02 janvier 2018

Deep Internationalization & Infrastructure

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/large/public/globalhighered.jpgBy Kris Olds. On experiments in deep internationalization via the development of outward-facing forms of city-based infrastructure.
Over the last several years, it has been interesting to see the development of some new and relatively deep collaborative models of institutional (or 'commercial,' using GATS parlance) presence in territories outside of universities' main campuses. These new models tend to be research- and graduate or professional education-oriented, with relatively strong interdisciplinary inclination. More...

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21 décembre 2017

Brazil’s Newest Attempt at Internationalization

The Brazilian Ministry of Education announced last month the launch of a US$ 90 million program called Institutional Program for the Internationalization of Brazilian Higher Education and Research Institutions (Capes-PrInt). This news comes 7 months after the announcement of the end of the Science Without Borders scholarship program, which sent more than 100,000 Brazilian college students in STEM fields to study abroad. More...

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13 décembre 2017

Projet de loi de ratification des ordonnances pour le renforcement du dialogue social

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "ministère du travail"L’avenir qui se fait, nous en percevons d’ores et déjà l’ampleur des mutations profondes qu’il renferme, qu’il s’agisse du défi écologique planétaire et de ses conséquences humaines, de l’accélération de l’internationalisation des échanges, des révolutions technologiques qui sont sans précédent en ampleur et en rapidité, ou encore de l’évolution profonde vers la société de la connaissance et de l’innovation. Plus...

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