Higher Education in Western Balkans: Recent Trends and Challenges

  • Lucia Brajkovic
Keywords: Western Balkans, Private higher education, European Union funding, Higher education reforms

Abstract

Due to the lack of systematic data collection on national and institutional levels, the higher education systems in the Western Balkans have remained under-researched. This article aims to describe and analyze some of the most salient challenges facing academic sectors in these countries, such as structural issues, growth of the private sector, and EU funding.

Author Biography

Lucia Brajkovic

Lucia Brajkovic is senior research associate at the American Council on Education.  

Published
2016-09-01
How to Cite
Brajkovic, L. (2016). Higher Education in Western Balkans: Recent Trends and Challenges. International Higher Education, (87), 27-29. https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2016.87.9512
Section
Countries and Regions