COMSATS Institute of Information Technology upgraded to a university (Pakistan)

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) was established in 1998 and became a recognized degree-granting institution in 2000. It has campuses in Islamabad (principal campus), Abottabad, Lahore, Wah, Attock, Sahiwal, Vehari, and also has a virtu

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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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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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