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Higher Education in the World 2006

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Higher & further education,
  • Finance,
  • Higher,
  • Reference,
  • Reference / Yearbooks & Annuals,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Education, Higher,
  • Universities and colleges

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10193682M
    ISBN 100230000460
    ISBN 109780230000469

    Most international universities in the world. Explore the most international universities in the world using data from the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. Best historically black colleges and universities in the United States. Explore the best historically black colleges and universities in the United States based on data. Education in the Netherlands is characterized by division: education is oriented toward the needs and background of the ion is divided over schools for different age groups, some of which are divided in streams for different educational levels. Schools are furthermore divided in public, special (religious), and general-special (neutral) schools, although there are Minister of Education: Ingrid van Engelshoven .


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About the Author. THE GLOBAL UNIVERSITY NETWORK FOR INNOVATION (GUNi) is composed of more than members including Higher Education UNESCO Chairs, higher education institutions, networks and other institutions that are highly committed to innovation in higher education.

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