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Hussaini, Nilofer – International Journal of Higher Education, 2020
South Asian economies has witnessed very slow growth over the years and the gap has widened manifold between other nations of Asia particularly East Asian nations and South Asian nations. This paper examines co-integration between the economic growth and reach of higher education in South Asian nations explaining this disparity. The research…
Descriptors: Economic Development, Developing Nations, Higher Education, Correlation
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Fomunyam, Kehdinga George – International Journal of Higher Education, 2020
The doctorate degree ranks third on the academic hierarchy, and is commonly viewed as an approval on a student by an institution, to conduct original research in at least one academic discipline. Several motivations drive the need to acquire a doctorate degree, and they include intrinsic interest, employment considerations, personal, and…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Doctoral Students, Student Experience, Study Abroad
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Choi, Seonkyung – International Journal of Higher Education, 2020
This study examines the factors determining whether vocational and general high school students in South Korea subsequently graduate from university and, if so, whether from 2-year or 4-year courses, for the first time using a gender lens. High-quality official data from the Korean Education and Employment Panel (KEEP) is used in a multinomial…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Vocational Education, College Graduates, Two Year Colleges
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Ahn, Kakyung – International Journal of Higher Education, 2019
Mathematics, along with the need for logic and thinking, is becoming more important in many fields. Therefore, many universities in Korea have opened and operated a college basic math course to improve basic math skills for freshmen in science and engineering. The new generation of digital generation is creative, familiar with cooperation and…
Descriptors: Teaching Models, Undergraduate Students, Algebra, Foreign Countries
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Sivarethinamohan, R.; Sujatha, S. – International Journal of Higher Education, 2019
Ethical academicians are perfectly virtuous. They always strive for greater virtue and follow strictly the moral stands of their profession. The ethical living and self-efficacy are important to them because of being fair and honest in their academics. Determinants of ethics include knowledge, values, attitude and intention. The domain-specific…
Descriptors: Ethics, Self Efficacy, College Faculty, Moral Values
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Park, Jungho – International Journal of Higher Education, 2019
In the field of K-12 education, the demand for effective coding education is gradually expanding with various coding tools such as Scratch being popularly used as an effective learning environment. However, an answer to the question of what constitutes appropriate computing concepts for children (e.g. elementary school students) has not been fully…
Descriptors: Fairy Tales, Elementary School Students, Coding, Computer Science Education
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Yu, Jeong-Su; Kim, Pyung – International Journal of Higher Education, 2019
The use of paper books for teaching and learning has many limitations in terms of cost and efficiency. The advantages of digital textbooks are emphasized in many studies. Researchers say that the use of digital textbooks as mediators of the 21st century provides the ability to solve a variety of educational and learning problems for the future.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Textbooks, Costs, Electronic Publishing
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Lyken-Segosebe, D. E. – International Journal of Higher Education, 2017
International graduate students meet TOEFL, GPA, and other admissions criteria to gain entry into US colleges and universities. During their stay in the USA, they provide educational and economic contributions for their host country. In contrast to their educational and economic potential, international students often demonstrate poor academic and…
Descriptors: Foreign Students, Graduate Students, Stress Variables, Student Adjustment
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Jin, Jang C. – International Journal of Higher Education, 2016
This study examines the feasibility of publication imports that may significantly change school rankings in higher education. A small offshore branch campus is used as a case study. The results show that a higher ranking of the offshore campus is largely due to visiting faculties from its parent university in the United States. This implies that…
Descriptors: Publications, Reputation, Universities, Higher Education
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Green, Christopher – International Journal of Higher Education, 2015
The purpose of this article is to provide an overview of internationalization policies in Korean higher education since 1993. Deregulation was a key strategy of Korean governments, but this strategy has led to an increasing oversupply of enrolment capacity. In response, the current government is implementing a system of reregulation to reduce the…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Global Approach, Educational Policy
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Jin, Jang C. – International Journal of Higher Education, 2015
The Korean government implemented several educational policies to enhance internationalization of higher education such as deregulation of higher education, classroom instructions in English, and faculty publications in international refereed journals. However, the speed of globalization has been lagging behind (Green, 2015). Alternatively, this…
Descriptors: International Education, Higher Education, Educational Policy, Foreign Countries
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Che, Zhenghong; Che, Zhengmei – International Journal of Higher Education, 2012
China and South Korea are two neighboring countries and are both developing countries. Furthermore, the modern and contemporary higher education of these two countries originates from the middle and late 19th Century, so there are a lot of similarities between the two countries. However, although the origination period of modern and contemporary…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Educational Development, Educational Change