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International Branch Campus News

News on Cross Border and Multi-National Education

December 2015

In Qatar’s Education City, U.S. Colleges Are Building an Academic Oasis (The Washington Post, 12/6)

November 2015

Branch Campuses – The Ethical Questions (University World News, 11/27)
Al Azhar Will Be Right at Home in Al Ain (The National, 11/26)
Modi Visit: Graduate Internship Scheme in India Aims to Create UK ‘Digital Talent’ (Times Higher Education, 11/13)
Northeastern Plans Satellite Campus in Toronto (Boston Globe, 11/2)

October 2015

Private HE, Branch Campuses Key to Enrolment Growth (University World News, 10/29)
How Parsons Paris Reinvented Itself (Fast Company, 10/27)
Universities That Set Up Branch Campuses in Other Countries Are Not Colonisers (The Conversation, 10/19)
On Global Campuses, Academic Freedom Has Its Limits (The Conversation, 10/16)
Branching Out: Why Universities Open International Campuses Despite Little Reward (The Conversation, 10/11)

September 2015

UK to Welcome Postgraduate Scholars from Peru (The PIE News, 9/28)
Scottish Universities Head to Brazil to Boost Ties (Times Higher Education, 9/23)
Japan, Aus HE Associations Sign Qualifications Deal (The PIE News, 9/8)
Branch Campus Leaders Inexperienced and Unsupported, Study Finds (Times Higher Education, 9/4)

August 2015

Dream Deferred or Dashed in Israel (Inside Higher Ed, 8/27)
Study: Foreign Universities Show Little Interest in U.S. Expansion (USA Today, 8/25)
Learning Comes to Life at Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (The Jakarta Post, 8/4)

July 2015

Overseas Branch Campuses Still Have Potential for Growth, Says Study (Times Higher Education, 7/12)

June 2015

Campus ‘Will Close’ if Academic Freedom is Threatened (University World News, 6/26)
Foreign Universities in China: Innocents Abroad? (China Digital Times, 6/23)
Have Our Universities Become Multinational Corporations? (Newsweek, 6/14)
How Universities Turned Themselves into Global Franchises (New Republic, 6/5)

May 2015

End of Branch Campus Boom? (Inside Higher Ed, 5/28)
Aberdeen to Open First UK Campus in South Korea (The PIE News, 5/27)

April 2015

Global Ambitions in Higher Education (University Business, 4/30)
Chinese Anti-Corruption Campaign Targets M.B.A. Programs (The Chronicle of Higher Education, 4/27)
Dubai Can be the Talent Hub for the Next Generation (Gulf News, 4/21)
Ratan Tata Exhorts MISB Bocconi Graduates to Explore Entrepreneurship (The Hindu, 4/19)
Troubles in Thailand (Inside Higher Ed, 4/10)
Africa to Sponsor 10,000 Diaspora Scholars (The PIE News, 4/8)
China: MoE Creates TNE Portal; Adds Courses to Approved List (The PIE News, 4/7)

March 2015

University College Dublin Opens China Centre (The PIE News, 3/31)
Northeastern U. at Silicon Valley (Inside Higher Ed, 3/30)
Ban on Professor Raises Questions for Offshore Campuses (University World News, 3/20)
More Cross-Border Campuses in the Arab States (University World News, 3/20)
First Chinese School Planned for Dubai (The PIE News, 3/19)
U.A.E. Incident Raises Questions for Campuses in Restrictive Countries (The Chronicle of Higher Education, 3/18)
The Gold Rush (Inside Higher Ed, 3/17)
The Branch Campus Boom(s) (Inside Higher Ed, 3/16)
Can Cross-Border Partners Share a Campus? (University World News, 3/13)
Curtin College Pathway to Singapore Branch Campus (Borneo Post Online, 3/6)

February 2015

Why a Branch Campus Failed (The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2/25)
Country’s First Green Campus Launched (The Sun Daily, 2/23)
While Branch Campuses Proliferate, Many Fail (University World News, 2/20)
Cross-Border Partners ‘Key to Science Breakthroughs’ (University World News, 2/20)
Karolinska’s Asia Campus Donation Questioned (University World News, 2/18)
Glass Houses (Inside Higher Ed, 2/17)
Stranger in a Strange Land: An Internship Gone Bad (The New York Times, 2/5)

January 2015

Berkeley Plans to Build a Global Campus, 10 Miles From Home (The Chronicle of Higher Education, 1/22)
Global Universities Take Pride in Hiring Home-Grown Talent (Times Higher Education, 1/8)
Saskatchewan Launches International Education Strategy (The PIE News, 1/8)
In China, Duke U. Navigates a Foreign Landscape (The Chronicle of Higher Education, 1/5)