05 mars 2019

5 top-ranked AI programs in higher ed

eCampus NewsArtificial intelligence has morphed from a sci-fi movie hypothetical to a field with real potential and impact in different industries, prompting many research institutions to offer AI concentrations–or even full degrees. More...

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02 mars 2019

Do Law Schools Need a Second Ranking From 'U.S. News'?

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. U.S. News & World Report has announced that it may start a second ranking of law schools -- and some observers of legal education fear that the new ranking would create the wrong incentives. More...

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28 février 2019

Are Global Rankings Damaging Universities?

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. Article that disappeared (and that has attracted more attention since disappearing) raises questions about Singapore's emphasis on rankings. More...

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24 février 2019

15 top ranked universities to launch 100 new health courses, 30 specialisations, and two health degrees.

Techno-News Blog Coursera, the global online learning leader, announced the launch of their health vertical—a broad portfolio of health content from the world’s top universities curated specifically to help address the acute shortage of skilled workers in the health industry and meet the demands of a digital health economy. More...

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14 février 2019

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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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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13 février 2019

Germany ranks first for int’l students in Europe

By Kerrie Kennedy. Germany has held on to the top spot as the most attractive European country for international students, the 2018 edition of the Study.EU Country Ranking has revealed. More...

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