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‘How western universities have helped develop Asian universities?’ [VIDEO]

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Find out how western universities have worked on the development of universities in Asia in the last few years. We spoke to Zainab Malik from Education Intelligence at the British Council about how western university faculties and staff have influenced university curriculum in Asia.

Watch the video below from our Google Hangout with the British Council (there’s also a quick summary after the video).

·Professors abroad—Find out how university staff and professors have travelled abroad to teach and consult with Asian universities

·Scholars – Find out how American scholars have travelled to Asia to help develop a more internationalised university curriculum

·‘Soft Skills’ –Learn how an internationalised curriculum teaches graduates a range of transferrable skills, and how these skills can help them excel professionally


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Watch more clips from our Google Hangout with Education Intelligence at the British Council:

‘Advice for students aspiring to study in Asia’

‘Who teaches at an Asian university?’

'What to do for fun in Hong Kong'

‘How Asia is changing international education’

‘Studying in Asia and breaking down barriers’

‘The future of education in Asia’

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Monica Karpinski received her BA (Media and Communications) and Diploma in Modern Languages (French) from the University of Melbourne, Australia. An art and culture aficionado, in her spare time Monica enjoys film, reading and writing about art.