Kazakhstan to introduce 12-year primary-secondary school system

According to the "One Hundred Steps on Five Institutional Reforms" developed by the Ministry of Education and Science, primary and secondary education in Kazakhstan is transitioning towards a 12-year system.  Along with the extra year of school education

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Ministry of Education and Science divided into two ministries (Russia)

On May 15, 2018, the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (Министерство образования и науки Российской Федерации - https://минобрнауки.рф/) was divided into: Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation (Министерство просвещения

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New Indian government bill proposes replacing UGC by HECI

The Ministry of Human Resources proposed a draft bill seeking to repeal the University Grants Commission Act, 1951 and creating the Higher Education Commission of India (HECI). According to the proposal, the new commission will deal only with academic ma

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Scuola di Musica di Fiesole authorized to award AFAM titles

 Per Ministerial decree of 5 August 2013, Scuola di Musica di Fiesole has been authorized to award university-level Diploma Accademico di Primo Livello (First-Level Academic Diploma) qualifications in a variety of instrumental performance majors.  The sc

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Zimbabwe to establish online database of degree holders

The Zimbabwe Information and Communication Technologies (ZICT) is developing a national database of degree holders. This initiative came after a surge of fraudulent or questionable degrees appeared on the market. The future database is also envisioned to

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