14 février 2019

Measuring our impact: mission impossible?

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As public scepticism of globalisation continues to surge in many parts of the world, the trend within international higher education is one towards measurement and justification of the impact of internationalisation. More...

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EAIE New knowledge alert: February 2019

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With so much happening in the world, in our specific national contexts and in our institutions, it can be difficult to keep up with the rapid barrage of emerging research and analysis connected to the field of international higher education. More...

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Advancing Internationalisation at Home: 5 key insights

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More than 150 participants from 24 countries gathered at The Hague University of Applied Sciences for the Spotlight Seminar on Internationalisation at Home (IaH), on 28–29 November 2018. The Seminar kicked off with an early visit from the Dutch Sinterklaas (Saint Nicholas), that international bishop of all times, who visits families at home bearing gifts and treats. More...

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uniRank Measures University Web Presence

uniRank is a higher education directory and search engine that incorporates web-based non-academic rankings. The objective is to compare the web presence and popularity of institutions. It is based on an algorithm that includes five metrics: Moz Domain Authority, Alexa Global Rank, SimilarWeb Global Rank, Majestic Referring Domains, and Majestic Trust Flow. More...

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Best Chinese Universities Ranking

In the latest edition of Shanghai Ranking’s Best Chinese Universities Rankings there are four clusters of indicators; Teaching and Learning, Research, Social Services, and Internationalization. More...

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Webometrics Ranking Led by US and UK

The ranking web of world universities is published twice yearly by the Cybermetrics Lab, a branch of the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, the leading Spanish research institute. This ranking has the unique virtue of including any institution with any pretension to be a university. The latest edition includes over 28,000. More...

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US News Online Program Rankings

The US News & World Report has announced the eighth edition of its Best Online Programs Rankings. There are a variety of tables including online bachelor’s programs, online graduate programs in subjects such as accounting, computer science and project management, online MBA and graduate business programs and online criminal justice, engineering and nursing programs. More...

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Asia Challenges America in AI Research

A report by the world intellectual property organisation has revealed that China, Japan and South Korea are making remarkable progress in Artificial Intelligence (AI) research. The report covers areas such as machine learning, speech learning, telecommunications and transportation. More...

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Renewed Debate on Japanese Universities

The article notes that Chinese universities have continued to rise in these rankings while those in Japan have performed less well. More...

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Algorithmic processes risk being used to manipulate social and political behaviours

Conseil de l'EuropeMachine learning tools have the growing capacity not only to predict choices but also to influence emotions and thoughts, sometimes subliminally. In a Declaration adopted today, the Committee of Ministers - the organisation’s decision-making body - warns about the risks for democratic societies resulting from the possibility to employ such tools to manipulate and control not only economic choices, but also social and political behaviours. More...

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