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Partnerships for better higher education

  • Jonathan Pincus
    Jonathan Pincus

    President of Rajawali Foundation and senior advisor for the Center for Public Policy Transformation (Transformasi)

Jakarta | Thu, April 12, 2018 | 11:57 am
Partnerships for better higher education According to the Research, Technology and Higher Education Ministry, foreign participation in Indonesian higher education would be limited to subjects of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, and foreign universities would be required to operate in partnership with local institutions. (Shutterstock/File)

PREMIUM Last December, Vice President Jusuf Kalla announced the government’s plan to relax restrictions on the activities of foreign universities in Indonesia. Although no further details have been provided, the idea that foreigners could offer university courses in Indonesia provoked an immediate, negative reaction from some Indonesian academics. Almost every day a new article has warned of the ...

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