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May 29, 2016

KAIST researchers have developed a revolutionary bio-medical imaging tool, the HT-1, to view and analyze cells, which is commercially available.

May 29, 2016

Seoul National University has launched the Diversity Council dedicated to spreading awareness and action toward creating a campus that respects students and faculty regardless of gender, nationality, and physical, economic, or social differences.

May 21, 2016

There is a great story in the history of Tsinghua and it goes like this- In the Summer of 1929, Mr. Qian Zhongshu graduated from high school and applied for Tsinghua yet his Math mark was only 15. In accordance with Tsinghua’s rules, as long as there is a fail in one subject, that student cannot be accepted into...

May 21, 2016

New endowed professorship in Korean Studies and research programme in emerging fields launched

Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) is launching Singapore’s first endowed professorship in Korean Studies, and a new five-year research programme in technology and innovation with top Korean and...

May 20, 2016

Hong Kong / 19 May 2016 – The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau (Public Organization), or TCEB, and the School of Hotel & Tourism Management, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding under the Academic Exchange Programme (AEP) project, as part of TCEB’s...

May 14, 2016

In the final round of the ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge 2016 (ASC16), Zhejiang University performed spectacularly as a dark horse among 16 finalists, including Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University, Boston Green Team, Universidad EAFIT in Columbia, University of Miskolc in Hungary,...

May 13, 2016

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - ITB students achieved the new accomplishment in the international arena. APEX Business competition on-IT Global Case Challenge held by the Singapore Management University (SMU), the team representatives ITB succeed to bring Indonesia's name in the competition which was followed by the best...

May 08, 2016

Tainan, Taiwan - This April 29th National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) President Huey-Jen Jenny Su met with Netherlands Trade & Investment Office (NTIO) Representative Guy Wittich. NCKU already has a warm connection with the Netherlands and both parties happily discussed how to deepen out more collaboration in...

May 02, 2016

The Neanderthal rib-cage and pelvis expanded to adapt to a high-protein diet in Ice-Age Europe, researchers say

Homo sapiens, the ancestor of modern humans, shared the planet with Neanderthals, a close, heavy-set relative that dwelled almost exclusively in Ice-Age Europe, until some 40,000 years ago....

Apr 24, 2016

Mangroves are various large and extensive types of trees found in tropics and subtropics - mainly between latitudes 25° N and 25° S - on river banks and along coastlines. Lush mangrove forests can create awesome nature landscapes for coastal cities and make significant contributions that benefit the environment....

Apr 18, 2016

Manila --(ASIA TODAY)-- MBA students from the Asian Institute of Management beat business schools from around the world to emerge as winners of this year’s Integrated Leadership Case Competition, held at the Yale School of Management, in New Haven, Connecticut, USA last April 8-10, 2016.

Mar 24, 2016

Tokyo, Japan, 23 March 2016 --(ASIA TODAY)-- Japan’s leading science and engineering university – Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) will implement a new, flexible framework with the aim of creating a conducive environment for outstanding international students and researchers to gather from 1 April 2016....

Feb 20, 2016

Many businesses don't hire unqualified employees, but some businesses do. Sometimes the current employees become under-qualified due to changes in the technology or the deployment of new methods of production. There is no doubt that training comes at a cost and the two biggest resources used in the job training are...

Feb 04, 2016

Ulaanbaatar, February 1, 2016 — Today, The Asia Foundation’s Books for Asia program; Mongolia’s Ministry of Education, Culture, and Science; and Library For All kick off Let’s Read! Mongolia, a children’s digital library that will deliver an entire library of stories into the hands of underprivileged students. This...

Dec 25, 2015

Tsinghua has partnered with Berkeley Lab and UC Berkeley in Beijing to launch the Tsinghua Berkeley Joint Research Center on Energy and Climate Change.

The announcement was made on 1st, Dec. in Paris. The center will focus on scientifically based...

Dec 07, 2015

Developing apps, wearable devices or electric vehicles - what sounds like Silicon Valley startup preoccupations is everyday school life at China’s Tsinghua University High School, where high schoolers have access to the top-notch facilities and faculty of the prestigious Tsinghua University.

How can you...

Nov 05, 2015

Panasonic grants eight full tuition undergraduate scholarships of 30 million VND per school year for disadvantaged and outstanding students from 7 universities in Vietnam.

Oct 18, 2015

Jointly organized by Chinese Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Engineering and the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Second Global Grand Challenges Summit finished its competition day for students on Sept 10th in Beijing, China. 15 competing teams are from China, America and Britain. SJTU team won the...

Oct 17, 2015

On April 23 the signing and inauguration ceremony for the University of Helsinki-Nanjing University Joint International Research Laboratory of Atmospheric and Earth System Sciences was held on Xianlin Campus of Nanjing University. Nanjing University Vice President Pan Yi presided over the ceremony.

Oct 13, 2015

MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum in Abu Dhabi will be told radical change through innovation is key to long-term sustainability

Dubai, UAE, 11 October, 2015: Higher education leaders and decision makers from around the world assembling in Abu Dhabi next month will be told that universities must shed...

Oct 09, 2015

HONG KONG - The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today (9 October) joined hands with eleven renowned universities around the globe to form a University Social Responsibility (USR) Network to spearhead USR with impact to make the world a better place.

Serving as a global platform to connect and foster...

Oct 07, 2015

MENA Higher Education Leadership Forum to be held under patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan

Dubai, UAE, 5 October, 2015: The new role of universities in promoting innovation and supporting the growth and development of today’s knowledge based society will be the central theme of the second...

Oct 04, 2015

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Sep 30, 2015

SINGAPORE - The Times Higher Education has published the 12th edition of its World University Rankings. The National University of Singapore takes Asia's number one spot and is 26th in the world in the newly expanded World University Rankings. Nanyang Technological University (55th) has also ranked in the top 100...

Sep 14, 2015

New Delhi: The READ Alliance today announced the launch of the second Early Grade Reading Innovation Challenge 2015. The READ Alliance program is an initiative supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by the Center for Knowledge Societies (CKS). The Innovation...