The Quest for World-class Status: Challenges and Prospects for Higher Education in Asia

Activity: Talks or PresentationsKeynote Speech


Prof Mok addressed the challenges and prospects for higher education in Asia and the implications for the UK. While in the past 20 years, governments in Asia have expanded higher education on a massive scale to meet pressing development needs, Prof Mok elaborated on his research which shows how the “massification” and “marketisation” of higher education has impacted on quality, research capacity building and graduate development.
Period2 Feb 2016
Event titleLaunch Conference of Centre for Global Higher Education
Event typeConference
OrganiserCentre for Global Higher Education, UCL Institute of Education
LocationLondon, United KingdomShow on map