Education

10-04-2018
A Turkish University has announced that it would organize a test to enable students living in the Euphrates Shield Area to apply for enrolment.
05-03-2018
Iran is furthering its reach in Syria’s education sector while the Syrian government seems unable to meet its promises to invest in that sector.
23-01-2018
As they seek to gain influence and access to Syrian resources, Iran and Russia are also expanding ties with Damascus in the education sector.
07-11-2017
A Syrian Christian charity established after the beginning of the uprising has been granted the right to set up a private university in Syria.
05-06-2017
Despite the decline in the size of the population, official data indicate that the number of university students has increased relative to 2010.
14-02-2017
The very poor position of Syrian universities in a global ranking for higher education institutions highlights the dismal level of teaching and research in Syria.
29-11-2016
A new private university backed by the Syrian first lady has opened its doors in the coastal city of Lattakia.
18-10-2016
Syria’s Kurds are launching a university in the city of Qamishli, the second in the space of one year.
04-10-2016
The struggle over the language taught in Syrian education institutions is an increasing source of tension between the government and the Kurdish Union Democratic Party.
20-09-2016
The number of Syrian children who entered school this year remained stable relative to 2015 after four consecutive years of decline.
21-12-2015
The Syrian President has issued a decree establishing two new faculties in the University of Tartous.
14-09-2015
The Interim Government, the executive arm of the National Coalition, is planning to open a university in Aleppo to host students living in opposition areas.
14-09-2015
Syria’s school year began yesterday as the number of schooled children continues to decline.
05-01-2015
The Syrian government has established a university in Tartous, the seventh such institution to be established in the country.
22-12-2014
The Ministry of Education has tripled its estimate of the losses the sector suffered from the war, from its figure of only a year and a half ago.

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