university

How Will the Quotas for Female Applicants to Uzbek Universities Work?

Louisa Atabaeva 23.06.20

According to the presidential decree, starting from the 2020/2021 academic year, a 4% budget quota for female applicants to universities will be introduced In Uzbekistan. Below, we examine the details. (more…)

Unaffordable Education: Only One of 10 Applicants Can Be Admitted to Uzbek Universities

Elena Chuyanova 12.09.19

This year universities have extended only 110,095 quotas, while over a million of applicants have applied for universities.

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Does the Large Number of Universities in Kyrgyzstan Reflect the Quality of Higher Education?

«Dynamics that are observed in Kyrgyzstan – the transformation of universities into lucrative diploma-issuing businesses; the decline of teachers’ salaries; the growing demand for a university diploma as a pass to get a job are the main factors challenging the quality of higher education», – notes Aigul Kantoro kyzy, an economic policy specialist, a participant of the CABAR.asia School of Analytics from Bishkek.

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