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QS Reveals the Best Universities in the Arab Region

The Arab Region has a new top university, according to the latest edition of an independent ranking of the region’s institutions. The 2019 QS World University Rankings: Arab Region, published by global higher education think tank QS Quacquarelli Symonds, sees Saudi Arabia’s King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals take …

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The challenges of growing PhD graduate numbers

Sub-Saharan African countries need to increase the production rate of PhD graduates and substantially improve investment in doctoral education, according to recommendations emerging from a six-country study examining the PhD landscape in the region. While there is little disagreement about the need for more PhDs in Africa, experts say caution …

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