Global strategy

Prize for research on women in diplomacy

United Kingdom – The Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy (CISD) at SOAS University of London and the Diplomatic Studies Section (DPLST) of the International Studies […]

South Korea’s first self-driving vehicle debuts in the urban district of Seoul

South Korea – Vehicle Intelligence Laboratory (VILab) at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Seoul National University took a huge step towards making self-driving vehicle one […]

The only university in Southeast Asia to offer postgraduate degrees in palaeontology

Thailand – The Faculty of Science and the Paleontological Research and Education Center of the Mahasarakham University (MSU) have their own uniqueness to offer in the […]

Exploring implications of Brexit

Ireland – Dublin City University (DCU) has launched a Brexit Research and Policy Institute to explore the ongoing impact of Brexit on government, business and society […]

AUS launches GCC’s first master of science in biomedical engineering

United Arab Emirates – American University of Sharjah (AUS) is launching a master of science in biomedical engineering (MSBME) degree this fall semester, starting in August […]

Unique marine awareness programme organised by UMT

Malaysia – Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT) in collaboration with the Ministry of Education Malaysia (MOE) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) organised a […]

Speech pathology collaboration first for China

Australia – In a ground-breaking first for both countries, The University of Newcastle (UON) has partnered with Orient Speech Therapy Center Limited (OST) to develop a […]

Looking to AI to help support a greying Japanese society

Japan – A rapidly shrinking and aging workforce is one of the Japan’s foremost concerns. In 2016, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stated that this actually incentivises […]

AIDS researcher awarded US$3 million to study treatment gaps in HIV positive populations

United States of America – University of South Carolina professor Dr Xiaoming Li has been awarded a US$3.1 million grant from the National Institutes of Health […]

World Science Forum for the first time in Middle East

Jordan – Under the theme of “Science for Peace” the World Science Forum (WSF) will be held from 7–11 November 2017 at King Hussein Bin Talal […]