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What’s New In Education Research? Impact Evaluations And Measurement

Here is a selected round-up of recent research on education in low- and middle-income countries, with a few findings from high-income countries that I...

Lawmaker Calls For Huge Investments In Education

A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Segun Olulade, has called for huge investments in education to brighten the future of...

Experts Advocate Skills-based Education System

Discussants at the Accenture Nigeria Alumni Network event recently held in Lagos with the theme ‘Re-imagine Education for the Fourth Industrial Revolution’, have advocated...

Medical Scholarships Around The World

The importance of producing qualified doctors and medical researchers is recognized the world over. And this acknowledgement is one of the reasons for the...

Agriculture Scholarships Around The World

Planning to study agriculture and need some extra funding? Check out these agriculture scholarships on offer around the world, broken down by region… Agriculture scholarships...

#INTERVIEW: The Story Of How Singapore Became A Research Nation

Bertil Andersson became president of Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University or NTU in 2011. He had first joined NTU as provost in 2007, after being...

How To Convert Grams To Moles – Example Problem

This worked example problem shows how to convert the number grams of a molecule to the number of moles of the molecule. Why would you need...

Pause: Entrepreneurship Should Be Taught As A Subject In All Schools...

By far the biggest employer of people in Africa is what is generally called the “informal sector.” I personally don’t like this title “informal,”...

Calculate Root Mean Square Velocity Of Gas Particles

This example problem demonstrates how to calculate the root mean square velocity of particles in an ideal gas. ROOT MEAN SQUARE VELOCITY PROBLEM What is the...

How To Measure Volume & Density – A Tale Of Archimedes

Archimedes needed to determine if a goldsmith had embezzled gold during the manufacture of the royal crown for King Hiero I of Syracuse. How would you...

A Brief Biography Of Archimedes

Archimedes was a mathematician and inventor from ancient Greece. Regarded as one of the greatest mathematicians in history, he’s the father of integral calculus and...

6 Kinds Of Simple Machines

Work is performed by applying a force over a distance. These simple machines create a greater output force than the input force; the ratio of these forces...

White Blood Cells

White blood cells are blood components that protect the body from infectious agents. Also called leukocytes, white blood cells play an important role in the immune system by identifying,...

Updated Info On JAMB Printed Admission Letter.

Lately,  a lot of inquiries from UTME and Direct Entry (DE) candidates trying to verify the authenticity of their admission as appeared on their...

Cancer Viruses

Researchers have long attempted to elucidate the role that viruses play in causing cancer. Worldwide, cancer viruses are estimated to cause 15 to 20 percent of all...

Solving Exponential Growth Functions – Social Networking

Exponential functions tell the stories of explosive change. The two types of exponential functions are exponential growth and exponential decay. Four variables — percent change, time, the amount...

JAMB Cut Off Mark For Universities And Polytechnics In Nigeria

Below is a list of Nigerian Universities with their respective JAMB Cut off marks. The cutoff mark here is the minimum JAMB UTME score...

NUC List Of Approved Private Universities In Nigeria

NUC 2017 list of private universities in Nigeria is out. The National Universities Commission has released the detailed list of approved private degree awarding institutions in Nigeria...

Chemistry Word Problem Strategy

Many problems in chemistry and other sciences are presented as word problems. Word problems are as easy to solve as numerical problems once you...

NUC Accredited Universities In Nigeria (Federal & State)

NUC accredited universities are all approved university in Nigeria. The National Universities Commission (NUC) has released the detailed list of approved degree awarding institutions in Nigeria as...

How To Solve Algebra Problems Step By Step

Solving Algebra word problems is useful in helping you to solve earthly problems.  While the 5 steps of Algebra problem solving are listed below, this article...

Solving Problems Involving Distance, Speed/Rate, And Time

When you are solving problems for distance, speed, and time, you will find it helpful to use diagrams and/or charts to organize the information...

How To Find The Slope Of A Line With A Graph

How can you verify the slope of a line just by looking at its graph? Think rise over run. Slope is a ratio between...

Universities Must Adapt To Constant Change To Thrive

As industries evolve and demographics change, the need for education continues to grow. We, as a global society, spend quite a bit of money on...

Imagining The Future And Higher Education’s Role In It

I’ve been thinking (and writing) a lot about innovation in higher education lately as the news for many colleges and universities continues to be...

Transforming Higher Education’s Creative Capacity

It has been nearly 20 years since UNESCO issued its World Declaration on Higher Education for the Twenty-First Century. Since its publication, global higher education...

Strengthening Democracy Through Open Education

Open education is the policy and practice of broadening access to allow greater participation in lifelong learning and tertiary education. It is based on the principle...

Check ABU 1st Batch Merit Admission List 2017/2018

The management of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria has released the 1st batch Merit admission list for the 2017/2018 academic session. Candidates who applied for admission in the...

Learn About The Thymus Gland

The thymus gland is the main organ of the lymphatic system. Located in the upper chest region, the primary function of this gland is to...

Calculate Slope With A Formula

Measure slope,  -m,  with the following formula: m= y21                    x2−x1 Be careful:  x and y are not raised to the 2nd power. Calculate the slope of y= 1/2x +2 using the following points on the graph: ...

What Makes A ‘Good’ University Degree Programme?

If you read the introduction to most university degree programme websites, they tell prospective students they offer the most innovative, exciting, contemporary, well-respected programme...

LAUTECH 2017/2018 Admission Cut-off Marks Released

The management of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) has published the admission cut-off marks into the various undergraduate courses for 2017/2018 academic session. The...

Revolutionizing The Global Knowledge Society

A revolution can be defined as a fundamental change to the status quo that occurs in a relatively short timeframe. Revolutions of all types...

VIDEO: Developing Nigeria’s Education System

Education is one of Nigeria's focal points as it strives to reach its millennium development goals. With elections looming, several 'promises' have been made...

Quality Data To Ensure A Quality Education For Every Child

The SDG 4 Data Digest sets out a roadmap for countries and donors to produce quality data The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with their strong...

Fees, Disruption And The Meaning Of The University

The history of the itinerant scholar can be traced through the founding of various schools in the early centuries. A major shift occurred around...

Lifelong Learning Requires An Evolving University

“I am still learning,” Michelangelo reportedly said at the age of 87. He continued to learn, evolve his craft and stay productive until the...

Nigerian Government Approves Six New Private Universities (FULL LIST)

The Federal Government of Nigeria has approved licences to six private universities. The approval was given on Wednesday by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, in...

Career Opportunities For Dentistry And Dental Technology Graduates In Nigeria

Dentistry is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders and conditions of the oral cavity, commonly in the dentition but also the oral mucosa,...

Career Opportunities For Mass Communication Graduates In Nigeria

Communication as we used to know it, has changed phenomenally and continues to evolve. Communication technology and media now transcends physical limits and boundaries...
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