King Faisal University's campus in Dammam, Saudi Arabia Renamed

King Faisal University's campus in Dammam became the University of Dammam on 24 August 2009. Update: On 28 November 2016, it was renamed Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University. This article was originally posted on 10/08/2010.

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Tyumen universities merged (Russia)

Tyumen State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering  (TSUACE) and Tyumen State Oil and Gas University (TSOGU) were reorganized via merging of TSUACE with TSOGU as its new subdivision ( per Order No. 1535 dated 29.12.2015 “The reorganization of

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State of Orissa now known as Odisha (India)

In 2011, the Indian state of Orissa officially became known as Odisha, and the name of its official language became known as Odia instead of Oriya. While the new name has been incorporated into some institution names, like the Odisha University of Agricu

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Institutional merger creates Moscow Polytech

Moscow Polytechnic University ("Moscow Polytech")  was created in March 2016 via a merger of Moscow University of Mechanical Engineering (MAMI) [Университет машиностроения (МАМИ)] and Moscow State University of Printing Arts named after Ivan Fyodorov [Мо

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Instituto de Educación Superior “Dr. Domingo Cabred” now a faculty of Universidad Provincial de Córdoba (Argentina)

Instituto de Educación Superior “Dr. Domingo Cabred” was founded in 1960. Variations in institution name include Instituto Superior del Profesorado de Psicopedagogía y Educación Especial “Dr. Domingo Cabred”. It is now the Facultad de Educación y Salud “

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