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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Kardan University or Kardan Institute (Afghanistan)?

Initially, Kardan University (Kardan Institute of Higher Education) and Kardan Institute (of Business Administration and Information Technology) were one and the same institution. The institute split into two separate institutions (KU-KIHE and KIBAIT) wh

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Moscow State University of Railway Engineering Renamed Again (Russia)

In 2017, Moscow State University of Railway Engineering named after Emperor Nicholas II Московский государственный университет путей сообщения Императора Николая II was renamed Russian University of Transport (MIIT)  Российский университет транспорта (МИ

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Central European University (Hungary) relocating to Vienna

Central European University (CEU), an institution founded by George Soros Foundation, announced its departure from Hungary after its current government claims it did not comply with its current law on foreign educational institutions in Hungary. CEU plan

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Universidad del Mar scheduled to close in 2018 (Chile)

Universidad del Mar was given general institutional level recognition as a university in 1990. Additionally, the university gained accreditation by the Comisión Nacional de Acreditación (CNA) between 2010 and 2012. In 2012, the university lost the CNA ac

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