Luxembourg’s Expanding Higher Education System: Responding to Global Norms

  • Gangolf Braband
  • Justin J.W. Powell
Keywords: Luxembourg, higher education, university, institutionalization, internationalization

Abstract

Luxembourg has an expanding higher education system, with one of the youngest European national research universities at its center. The University of Luxembourg was founded, against local resistance, as an elite institutional response to global norms and to the Europe-wide Bologna Process. 

Author Biographies

Gangolf Braband

Gangolf Braband is research fellow at the University of Luxembourg.

Justin J.W. Powell

Justin J. W. Powell is professor at the University of Luxembourg.

Published
2016-05-25
How to Cite
Braband, G., & Powell, J. J. (2016). Luxembourg’s Expanding Higher Education System: Responding to Global Norms. International Higher Education, (86), 27-28. https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2016.86.9374
Section
Countries and Regions