Global higher education a ‘massive business’ serving ‘the 1%’

International“The notion that universities operate as a public good is ‘unrealistic’ and dishonest, according to a higher education consultant who claimed that the sector should not be so arrogant to ‘bestow’ its vision on the world. Daniel Guhr, managing director of US-based Illuminate Consulting Group, said that higher education exists ‘in a world of the 1%’, in terms of the proportion of people across the world who study at universities …” (more)

[Ellie Bothwell, Times Higher Education, 15 September]

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