Establishing high quality higher education institutions is not easy.

HEIs refer to universities and colleges; They do not include institutions that focus solely on research. This section describes what founders of HEIs must do. These observations are not a comprehensive list of ‘how to structure a good force’, but unless these issues are addressed, a good higher education institution cannot be established. Before proceeding, … Read more

Higher Education PS Simon Nabukwesi urges universities to borrow international best practices if they are to remain competitive.

Education Principal Secretary Simon Nabukwesi has urged professionals in universities to engage government consultancy services. [iStockphoto] Local universities have been asked to seek partnerships in research and exchange programs with international institutions as they prepare students to address the nation’s needs upon graduation. Speaking at the University of Eldoret’s 11th commencement ceremony held on Thursday, … Read more

A Texas commission recommends tying state funding to community colleges’ performance.

Sign up for the Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers up-to-date on the most important Texas news. A commission tasked with the Texas Legislature to suggest new ways to fund the state’s community colleges unanimously approved a recommendation Tuesday that lawmakers tie the state’s financial aid to how successful schools are in getting students … Read more

UHV, Katy School District leaders meet in Katy

Administrators from the University of Houston-Victoria and the Katy Independent School District met Sept. 29 at UHV Katy to discuss how educators at the two schools can promote higher education demand in the district. Attending the meeting were 15 Catt ISD administrators, assistant superintendents, principals, coordinators and other district leaders, as well as seven UHV … Read more