190 Universities Launched 600 Free Online Courses

190 Universities Launched 600 Free Online Courses

Online Courses are the norm of this decade and universities are fully utilizing it. 190 Universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. The Rise of MOOCs In the past six years or so, over 800 universities have created more than 10,000 of these MOOCs. And I’ve been keeping track of these MOOCs the entire time over at Class Central,…

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World’s Most Prestigious Universities 2016

World’s Most Prestigious Universities 2016

The ‘Times Higher Education (THE) World Reputation Rankings 2016’, released on May 4, was topped by Harvard University for the third consecutive year. Asia has increased its share of institutions in a global ranking of the world’s most prestigious universities. The continent has 18 institutions in the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings 2016, up from 10 last year. The ‘THE World Reputation Rankings 2016’ is based on a survey of more than 10,000 top…

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