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  1. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    SAT scores delayed in China and South Korea amid fraud allegations

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 12:00pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com SAT examination results are being withheld in China and South Korea amid concerns that some students had illegally obtained test materials, the College Board and Educational Testing Service said. The exam is a prerequisite to enrol in most US universities and taken by thousands of students in China every year. The US-based College Board ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - EDUCATION

    For students and recent graduates, the money is in maths and engineering

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by Reuters

    ... to be financially successful in an economy dominated by computers, data analysis, engineering and complex technology. North America's oil and gas boom is just one example of how financial incentives ... in 2011. But the shift is not confined to oil and gas. Enrolments in all engineering sciences reached 146,000 in 2011, up from 120,000 in 2003 and 100,000 in 1997. Average pay for mathematicians ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Harvard University receives largest ever donation from Hong Kong foundation

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 01:02pm by Linda Yeung and Ng Kang-chung

    ... Wu Ying-sheung of Hopewell Holdings- US$100 million to Princeton University in New Jersey 1999 Lui Che-woo of K Wah Group- US$500,000 to the Stanford University Medical Centre 2005 Li Ka Shing Foundation- US$40 million to the University of California, Berkeley 2010 Dickson Poon of Dickson Concepts- £10 million (HK$126.5 million) for construction of the University of Oxford China ...

  4. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    Students, faculty up in arms against 'elitist academy' at China's Peking University

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 05:11pm by Patrick Boehler and Anne Yi

    ... Patrick Boehler and Anne Yi The head of China’s Peking University said plans to build a new elite academy on its picturesque campus was up for debate, constituting a small victory ... publicly funded visiting fellows starting next year at the university that is often dubbed China’s equivalent of Harvard. Scholars and students told the South China Morning Post that they feared ...

  5. News - China - EDUCATION

    Harvard stays in top spot in Chinese list of world's universities

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:30am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Shanghai Harvard holds on to top spot in Chinese list of world's universities American universities dominated the top 20 in an annual ranking of global educational institutions released by a Chinese organisation yesterday, with Harvard remaining in first place ahead of Stanford. The top 20 in the 2014 Academic Ranking of World Universities included ...

  6. News - China - EDUCATION

    Migrants' children, as young as six, join fight for school places in Beijing

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 06:21pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Fidgeting with his placard, six-year-old Fang Mingxing made an unlikely protester. But he was on the front line of a demonstration in China's capital, ... parents daring to confront Communist authorities through repeated protests outside government offices. "I really like Stephen Hawking, but China has no one like him," said one parent, ...

  7. News - China Insider - EDUCATION

    China’s Confucius Institute faces backlash at prestigious US school

    Posted May 13th 2014, 05:26pm by Andrea Chen

    ... strings attached Just as China celebrated five new Confucius Institutes across the United States, more than 100 professors in the city of Chicago were lobbying for the eviction of the Chinese ... and 15 Confucius secondary school classrooms in nine different US states this year. The deputy director-general of Hanban, Wang Yongli, told China Daily that CI was not China’s propaganda tool, ...

  8. News - China - EDUCATION

    Thousands of Beijing students to sit gaokao under heavy police guard

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 12:23pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... elsewhere on the mainland. They will sit the two-day exams, which last from morning to afternoon, at more than 100 testing centres, according to The Beijing News. China’s university entrance test ... Afterwards, the cars will be on patrol. But security is not the only concern for Fengtai officials. One of the local officials’ headaches is preventing elderly retirees from holding noisy public ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New school to focus on energy and environment

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 10:52am by Johnny Tam

    ... is in the northwestern city of Xian, which Shyy described as "the future of China". He said resources such as coal, gas and certain important industrial salts, were highly concentrated in the region. ... China," said Shyy, who is overseeing the establishment of the school. "When they extract the natural resources from the ground they can also pay attention to the balance and the impact ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Grand winner of Student of Year honours finds new inspiration

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 05:33am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Kwai Fong Holdings and Ocean Park. First launched in 1974, the Student of the Year awards were run by the South China Morning Post until 2006. Relaunched last year, and sponsored by the Hong ...




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