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International Handbook of Universities 2012 (Hardcover)

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Twenty-third Edition

The most comprehensive guide to university-level education worldwide, providing detailed information on higher education institutions that offer at least a post-graduate degree or a four-year professional diploma

Representative: Over 15,000 institutions in 180 countries listed alphabetically, including a division by Private and Public Institutions where available

Authoritative: Information selected according to official sources in each country and collated by the International Association of Universities/UNESCO Information Centre on Higher Education

Up to date: Information provided direct from institutions as well as from national higher education authorities to create an unrivalled, annually updated reference source

The Handbook includes:
For Education Systems:
Description of the higher education system of each country
Information on stages of studies as well as information on distance education
Admission criteria, including information for foreign students
Quality assurance and recognition systems
Contact details for national bodies

For Institutions:
Contact details for every institution: name, address, telephone, fax, e-mail, website
Information on historical background, special facilities and publications
Degrees and diplomas offered at each level of study

Description of faculties, schools and departments
Essential information on academic year, admission requirements and tuition fees
Details of key personnel, including principal academic and administrative officers, and academic staff and student numbers

Alphabetical list of all institutions
Lists of Fields of Study
Index to Fields of Study across all institutions

List of International and Regional organisations

Includes single-user access to World Higher Education Database Online; see the sticker on the front of volume one for your unique access code


Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
Mfg Part# 9780230223479
SKU 221640106
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0230223478
Release Date 9/27/2011
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Edition 0023
Number of Pages 5096
Publisher Palgrave MacMillan
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