Regions

Each resource is given a region tag (Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and North Africa, North America, South America, and Sub-Saharan Africa) according to what geographical area the resource is from or is studying. Click the menu above for a search of each region or plug the region into the search bar below. Facebook Twitter Linkedin

Supporting Diversity in Australia’s Graduate Research Programs

By Fiona Zammit Supporting and encouraging diversity in higher education is indeed an explicit goal of the Australian Higher Education system. The first objective of the Higher Education Support Act[1] which governs all delivery across the nation is to “support a higher education system that is characterised by quality, diversity and equity of access.” Access […]

“The Doctoral Education Experience: Diversity and Complexity” by Ruth Neumann

From the article: “The project aimed to gain a better understanding of the doctoral education experience. Doctoral students’ educational experiences across four discipline groups and six universities were examined. Over 130 interviews were conducted, two-thirds with students, the remainder with experienced supervisors, departmental and faculty coordinators and deans, postgraduate association presidents and senior managers. Consideration […]

“PhDs: The Tortuous Truth” (2019)

A research article published by Science exploring global doctoral STEM education. The article focuses on many pressing issues confronting graduate deans and program directors including mental health, harassment and bullying, LGBTQ+ inclusiveness, and diversity. Read the full article here.  Facebook Twitter Linkedin

“Privatization and Internationalization of Higher Education in the Countries of South Asia” by Pawan Agarwal

Research article examining the diverse impacts internationalization was having and would have on the different countries comprising the South Asian subcontinent. Read and download the full report here.  Facebook Twitter Linkedin

Proceedings from the 12th Annual Strategic Leaders Global Summit on Graduate Education

Proceedings from the 2018 CGS/ETS Global Summit, which was held at the University of Johannesburg in South Africa. The conference featured panel presentations by leading experts in graduate education from around the world on topics related to improving diversity and inclusiveness in global graduate education. The proceedings can be found here and more information on […]

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The Council of Graduate Schools (CGS), with support from the Educational Testing Service (ETS), launched this website to help universities around the world improve diversity and inclusion in master’s and doctoral education. How do I use this website? There are two kinds of content on this website. Essays written by international leaders in the field […]

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