LUMS landed in hot waters once again earlier this month for an alleged 41% fee hike during a time of utter distress in the country and worldwide, as the global population finds itself battling an unforeseen foe in the form of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
India needs to take immediate steps to support and encourage women to pursue academic or scientific careers, in order to improve their gender balance ratios in top Indian universities, warn experts. According to an article by Times Higher Education, educational data of the country highlights that India has the lowest average female student ratios among other nations, with almost 10 institutions earning a spot in the World University Rankings.
Indian universities increased their foothold in the Times Higher Education (THE) Emerging Economies University Rankings 2019, going up in number from 42 in 2018 to 49 this year. According to data released by Times Higher Education (THE), Indian universities have shown remarkable improvements, with 25 of its universities securing a spot among the top 200, an increase from 17 universities in 2018.
Even fewer Pakistani Universities appear among top 1000 list by prestigious THE World Universities Rankings 2019
In what should be a worrying trend for the country, a fewer number of Pakistani universities have it made it to the list of top 1000 universities in the world, as ranked by the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World Universities Rankings 2019.
Although there are several great institutions in the West offering some of the best educational programmes in computer engineering, truth is, top Asian universities are not far behind in the subject than their western peers.
Getting into a university is not just about ensuring access to quality higher education, but also choosing an institute that employers relate with producing candidates that add immense value to the organisations they join. Now a global study conducted by a leading HR consultancy Emerging gives prospective students insight into the universities most leading employers around the world think produce the best employable talent.