And although many university officials like to speak of their international efforts as altruistic contributions to world development, the vast majority are in the Emirates, China, Singapore and South Korea, which pay large sums to attract big-name institutions, and few are in poorer nations in Africa or Latin America. All are from western universities, with five from the United States and two from the United Kingdom. What are we to make of these very different perspectives? Over the last decade, as globalization and international rankings have become increasingly important, many American universities have seen branch campuses as a way to bolster their prestige. The project was negotiated at the local rather than the national level. Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. It reports that the the Observatory of Borderless Higher Education OBHE has identified at least seven branch campuses currently being planned for mainland China — accounting for approximately one-fifth of all branch campuses slated to open through to He pinned the blame on the move away from state support for higher education around the world. Hmm, there was a problem reaching the server.
At last count by OBHE/CBERT, there were 37 international branch campuses (IBCs) in operation in China, Rachael Merola, Senior Researcher, OBHE. The latest Tweets from The OBHE (@theobhe). The Observatory on Borderless Higher Education (OBHE) is a global strategic information service tracking trends.
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Lots of universities are engaged in a wide range of transnational partnership activities at varying levels of intensity. Close Go to a person's profile. Italian commentators have also noted the forging of ties between Italy and China across many sectors, which can be interpreted in various ways in the light of the crisis in Europe and growing anti-European sentiment in Italy.
The report included a list of 37 planned branch campuses, most of which are due to open this year or in International partnership activity can be a genuine force for good and should be seen as a serious long term mutually beneficial arrangement rather than a vehicle for making a quick buck.
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Chinese students started coming to Italy only recently and now constitute the second-largest national group of students in the country. India, for example, has four campuses in Mauritius.
Thirdly, while there may be some institutions seeking to establish branch campuses purely for financial gain it is questionable whether such a mission is sustainable or indeed whether there is really money to be made from such activity in the way suggested here. Since then others have followed, employing different models at different scales and with various partners.
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|An earlier blog post covered the general expansion of branch campuses. Adam Habib, deputy vice-chancellor of research, innovation and advancement at the University of Johannesburg, told a conference in Toronto on 16 June that on a recent tour of American universities, he was struck by how many were setting up campuses overseas.
Over the last decade, as globalization and international rankings have become increasingly important, many American universities have seen branch campuses as a way to bolster their prestige.
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Close Confirmation. The New York Times offers a helpful summary of some of the key findings and suggests that the latest data indicates something of a slowdown: Of the operating branches, 78 are connected to American universities, as are a third of the 37 being planned.