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Internationalization of higher education: challenges, strategies, policies and programs


Zolfaghari, Akbar and Sabran, Mohammad Shatar and Zolfaghari, Ali (2009) Internationalization of higher education: challenges, strategies, policies and programs. US-China Education Review, 6 (5). pp. 1-9. ISSN 1548-6613


In today’s changing world, the idea of internationalization of higher education especially in developing countries has been deduced from globalization of education process. The international aspect of higher education is becoming increasingly important, composite, and confusing. The higher education has an effect on the society through policy-making, funding, and planning. The purpose of this paper is to analyze the meaning, definition, importance, necessity, and pre-requisites of internationalization of higher education. This paper also studies the programs and strategies of internationalization of higher education. Key challenges for the future direction of internationalization are identified in this paper.

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Item Type: Article
Divisions: Faculty of Human Ecology
DOI Number: https://doi.org/10.17265/2161-623X/2009.05A.001
Publisher: David Publishing Company
Keywords: Internationalization; Higher education; Globalization
Depositing User: Emelda Mohd Hamid
Date Deposited: 12 Jun 2014 00:14
Last Modified: 16 Oct 2018 01:26
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URI: http://psasir.upm.edu.my/id/eprint/15274
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