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Students from Central Asia Cannot Get Back to Study in Russia

CABAR.asia 16.09.20

The pandemic has changed the teaching process in all countries in the world. Many students cannot continue studying at universities due to closed borders. Students from Central Asia who study in Russia have encountered this situation, too. (more…)

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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