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Now out: THE World University Rankings 2015-16

The latest Times Higher Education World University Rankings are now out. The last league table of the year. Until the next one. The post Now out: THE World University Rankings 2015-16 appeared first on Wonkhe.

Changing rooms: classroom decor and student success

Decor matters. Attending to the details of providing a high quality learning environment can make a difference it seems. The post Changing rooms: classroom decor and student success appeared first on Wonkhe.

Times and Sunday Times 2016 ranking

Latest Times/Sunday Times league table of UK universities is now out. A first glance at the top places. The post Times and Sunday Times 2016 ranking appeared first on Wonkhe.

The Imperfect University: the Jarratt report 30 years on

It’s 30 years since the publication of the Jarratt report on efficiency in higher education. It felt hugely significant at the time. But how influential was it looking back? The post The Imperfect University: the Jarratt report 30 years on appeared first on Wonkhe.

Build it and they will come

There are some outstanding university buildings around the world. Paul Greatrix takes a look at some of the best – and the worst. The post Build it and they will come appeared first on Wonkhe.

Very real crime: on and off campus

Guns on campus. It’s never going to end well. The post Very real crime: on and off campus appeared first on Wonkhe.

Registrarism comes home to Wonkhe

The internationally respected higher education blog Registrarism by Dr Paul Greatrix (Registrar at The University of Nottingham), is joining forces with Wonkhe.

Ghana gets tough on Honoraries

In Ghana, the Accreditation Board is “mad” at honorary degree awards Ghana News reports that the country’s Accreditation Board is “mad” at honorary degree awards by unqualified institutions: The conferment of honorary degrees is the prerogative of degree awarding institutions so mandated. Therefore accredited private tertiary institutions operating under the mentorship of chartered, degree-awarding universities …

THE World University Rankings 2014-15

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings are out The waiting is over and the final ranking of the season is now available from THE. All the details of the methodology and regional and subject variations are available on the THE rankings site. The claim is that they are “the most comprehensive and balanced comparisons …

Wonkhe ltd. welcomes two new Directors

Today Wonkhe ltd. welcomes two new Directors and members of the Board. Thomas Veit (Director of External Relations, University of Leicester) and Jamie O’Connell (Product Director, Hobsons) join the company from October 2014.