Students across the world are using social media to research and choose their university.
Research shows that 80% of medical students come from just 20% of the UK's secondary schools.
Does the International Baccalaureate make for a better rounded education for students?
While many military veterans do well on campus, not everyone feels welcome or their views matter. Here's what universities can do better.
Although fewer Australian teens planned on going to university or TAFE than 15 years ago, figures were still higher than the OECD average.
South Africa needs to improve efforts to increase student numbers at technical colleges.
A longstanding view of minorities as outsiders contributes to negative encounters with campus police. A researcher argues how greater empathy can lessen the urge to call the police in the first place.
Low expectations influence disabled young people's educational attainment, finds new study.
Students used to take drugs to get high, now they are using them to get better grades.
Ken Starkey defends the importance of business schools, while Martin Parker says 'bring in the bulldozers'.
Though some have suggested that college majors should be scrapped, a higher education scholar warns that getting rid of college majors may create more problems than it solves.
Feeling that others are disappointed and disapprove of you and you must be perfect puts you at risk for depression.
Technology is currently not at the forefront of how work-integrated learning is designed and this is something educators need to address.
An expert gives her top tips for coping with exam stress and nerves.
Discontinuing the demand driven system will mean less people are able to get a higher education, particularly groups of people who are already at a disadvantage.
Much of the research on attrition focuses on the first year of university, but little is known about why people drop out later in their studies. A recent study looked at some factors.
With HELP debt likely to increase to A$75 billion in 2020, research from the US shows offering students financial literacy courses may be a gentler way to combat student debt.
Staff wages are a huge challenge facing the survival of Kenya's public universities, but strikes are another.
When higher education is thought of as a commodity, students and teachers lose out. A new partnership-based approach can provide a much richer learning experience.
More than 70% of female students, and 26% of male students, have experienced sexual violence while at university.