Asia Education

US Universities always popular with international students

By Tue, Jul 15, 2014 8:15PM UTC US Universities always popular with international students

Home to more than one million international students, the US remains the world leader in higher education and a destination of choice for ambitious students eager to experience other cultures and travel abroad. One in five universities in the top QS World University Rankings is located in the US, and

Thai junta values and moral soundness to be taught in schools

By Tue, Jul 15, 2014 11:28AM UTC Pic: AP.

Criticism of the junta has already been banned in schools and in the blog post BP also mentioned what Prayuth had stated in one of his weekly address: On cultural issues. We should help to reinforce the values of “Being Thai”, national pride, and upholding the institution of the monarchy.

Merkel urges Chinese students to embrace a sustainable future

By Tue, Jul 08, 2014 4:30PM UTC German Chancellor Angela Merkel delivers a speech at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China, Tuesday. Pic: AP.

BEIJING (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called on Chinese youth to help protect the environment and conserve energy, saying sustainability does not have to come at the cost of economic growth and can ensure a better world.

Filipino students: Free kidnapped Nigerian girls

By Fri, Jun 27, 2014 3:20PM UTC Students from St. Scholastica's College, a Catholic school in Manila, shout slogans and display placards during a protest outside their campus Friday. Pic: AP.

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Thousands of Filipino students from a Roman Catholic-run school for girls have joined a global campaign to free more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists in Nigeria, chanting “bring them back” and urging motorists in the Philippine capital to honk their cars in solidarity.

Making the most of your creative industries education

By Thu, Jun 26, 2014 9:09PM UTC Pic: Green screen filming at the Dave School

The creative industries, like many others, have seen ups and downs over the past few years, but are currently booming in the UK. New reports estimate the technology and creative industries will drive London’s growth in the next five years. This opens plenty of opportunities for graduates from many sectors

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