Beijing’s determination to produce world-class educational institutions has spawned “China’s MIT” – Tsinghua University in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Beijing’s determination to produce world-class educational institutions has spawned “China’s MIT” – Tsinghua University in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Peter T. C. Chang
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Peter T. C. Chang

As academic ties between US and China unravel, Malaysia could fill the gap

  • With American and Chinese universities abandoning any pretence of academic impartiality, Malaysia’s neutrality offers a base for critical scholarship
  • Impartial research by institutions like Xiamen University Malaysia would act as a counterbalance to the extreme positions staked out by either side

Beijing’s determination to produce world-class educational institutions has spawned “China’s MIT” – Tsinghua University in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Beijing’s determination to produce world-class educational institutions has spawned “China’s MIT” – Tsinghua University in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
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