09.05.2011 -

What is the real test of a university?

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What is the genuine test of a university? Why do universities play the “rankings game”? What should international university rankings measure? Should they determine educational policies and resource allocation?

These and other issues will be debated by leading lights of the international rankings community at the UNESCO Global Forum on Rankings and Accountability in Higher Education: Uses and Misuses (Paris, 16-17 May 2011).

Related Links

Oficial Forum website

UNESCO and Higher Education

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