Chinese higher education statistics and trends

David A. Stanfield, Yukiko Shimmi

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China's system of higher education has experienced significant growth over the past two decades. Increased student enrollment, faculty hiring, newly established institutions of higher education, and transnational education initiatives are indications of the changing nature of higher education in China. Despite a period of sustained growth, recent figures indicate a decline on the horizon.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationGlobal Opportunities and Challenges for Higher Education Leaders
Subtitle of host publicationBriefs on Key Themes
PublisherSense Publishers
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9789462098633
ISBN (Print)9789462098626
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Jan 1
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)


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