UMD: A Globally Connected University


US: Long-Awaited SEVP Guidance “Coming Soon”

“The close to 30 guidance documents that we have developed should be surfacing fairly soon." 

World Insight: the Future of Higher Education in South Asia

We have reached a key moment in the development of the region's higher education sector. 

New Joint UMD Sadat Chair-Brookings Institution Poll Explores American Attitudes on Middle East Refugees

The poll’s key findings were released Monday, June 13 during an event held at the Brookings Institution. 

Protecting Values in Overseas Ventures

Universities that set up shop globally should work to uphold principles such as academic freedom. 

Brexit Government 'Would Fund EU Research Programmes Until 2020'

UUK warns that EU funding 'goes beyond money' after open letter from pro-Leave ministers. 

The Massification of Higher Education: Chinese Student Experiences

Is class becoming as important as academic attainment in China? asks Ka Ho Mok. 

EU Impact on Life Sciences

Committee comes to no firm conclusion on whether common framework for research & commercialisation is good for the UK. 

GoAbroad Awards Reward Innovation in International Ed

LGBTQ ally training, emergency scholar funds and sending a US university mascot “across the pond” were some of the initiatives that were celebrated. 

Personal Touch Key to Recruiting Indian Undergrads

Demand for international Indian undergraduate study is now growing.

Education Reform in India: Capturing the 'Demographic Dividend'

India's population is growing younger: by 2020 the average age will be 29.