Monday, 04 November 2013
Swedish research feel that Laser could be the next new thing to use to
cure Alzheimer and Parkinson and may other brain related diseases.There
are scientists from Chalmers University in Gothenburg who strongly feel
that such a feat is a possibility.
Wednesday, 30 October 2013
Much has and is being said about the nature of education is these days
as higher education get more expensive but it looks like the reward
promise of good jobs and pays seem to be a myth. While some camps are
totally repudiating the idea of encouraging university education,
others are saying that it depends on the course studied. So which
education course(s) are more financially rewarding in the long run?
Monday, 28 October 2013
The Swedish government and the leading opposition party, the Social
Democrats are agreeing that the Swedish private school system is not
working as expected. Schools have been failing in providing quality
education to the level that would have been expected and have been
putting profiteering ahead of quality education.
Thursday, 24 October 2013
There is a warning alarm that foreign students in Sweden are suffering
from extreme poverty - that some find it hard to even have food to eat.
Wednesday, 23 October 2013
Swedish private sector has succeeded under the current government to
penetrate sectors that were previously seen as more welfare – facing.
But various authorities such as the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise
would want to see more foreign “high brand” universities to storm the
Swedish university market.
Monday, 07 October 2013
A new research is ushering in a new technology that will make it
cheaper and easier to early identify those affected by deadly diseases
such as malaria, and sleeping sickness.
Sunday, 06 October 2013
It is the most highly ranked Swedish university in the world university
league table and that high ranking is paying off as Lund leads in the
amount of international fee-paying students coming to study in Sweden
Friday, 04 October 2013
Officials from some Swedish business leaning organisations are calling
for improvements in rules so that more and more of the best
universities in the world could open branches in Sweden just as they
are doing in other countries.
Tuesday, 10 September 2013
U.S. and British elite universities are on top of the world as the best
places for higher education according to the QS World Universities
2013/14 rankings, published on Tuesday. In that study, the Danish
University of Copenhagen has emerged on top as the leading Nordic
university while other such as the University of Goteborg has
disappeared from the top 200 best school in the world.
Tuesday, 10 September 2013
Finnish education system is always talked of as one of the best in
world and that seem to be something that will remain for a long time.
After just a month in school, first graders are already reading nice in
a school in Finland - the wonders of Finnish education model.
Monday, 02 September 2013
A Danish academic personality has accused Pharmaceutical companies of
operating using methods he described as Mafia approaches in which they
carry out illegal marketing and tinkering with research which end up
costing hundreds of thousands of lives each year.
Wednesday, 28 August 2013
The University of Lund in Sweden is in the news in that it says it has
analysed a compound of element within the confluence of physics, which
ushers in a news compound.
Monday, 12 August 2013
The Swedish opposition party, the Social democrats have not yet started
measuring drapes but feel that they'll do so soon. In on of their early
warning shots, the would love to reform the education system by
reducing the course length.
Wednesday, 31 July 2013
In 2005, more than one in four medical students in Denmark came from
one of the Nordic countries; today it is only one in twenty and changes
in the Danish academic harmonisation rules is being blamed.
Thursday, 25 July 2013
The tide seems to be changing in the Swedish educational environment as men start coming back to the primary school classrooms.
Wednesday, 26 June 2013
The Swedish government's proposal to make the country's state
universities and colleges to become private foundations, is worrying to
the both the country's unions and student unions.
Friday, 31 May 2013
The Swedish free school idea, which has been copied by the British
government under the leadership of David Cameron and its Conservative
party, is heading to a brick wall. JB Group, which is one of the
nation's biggest provider of private schools known here as friskolar is
shutting down some school jeopardising the future of students
Monday, 13 May 2013
Recently in the
UK, there has been increased bashing if higher education. With growing
unemployment and underemployment, many commentators and political
pundits have blamed some of that to rampant university degrees. One
proof of the negative side of university degree though has been the
inability of graduates to pay back their study loans.
Tuesday, 23 April 2013
A new study
shows for the first time that researchers have been able to predict
which women are at greater risk of breast cancer recurrence based on
the nature of their breast composition. They have reviewed the effects
of the drug tamoxifen on breast tissues, and determine that the denser
the breast tissue, the greater the risk of cancer recurrence.
Friday, 22 March 2013
number of foreign students at or vying to study at Swedish
universities can cause long terms problems for Swedish companies and
other research related academic programs that need the mix of various
skill input. As international students shy away from Sweden, could it
be blamed only on the institution of tuition fees?
Monday, 11 March 2013
Finland fears that English language is a new threat to its culture, something that has not been talked about a lot in the past.
Monday, 28 January 2013
researchers are failing to cooperate with strong and emerging vital
research countries such as South Korea and Singapore.
Sunday, 06 January 2013
Most of Finnish
MPs are in favour of third-level fees for students coming from outside
the EU or the European Economic Area, who want to study in Finland.
Wednesday, 26 December 2012
research, which had suggested that, women who smoke during pregnancy
often have children who fall into criminality, a new Swedish study from
Karolinska Institutet, (KI), has found the contrary.
Sunday, 23 December 2012
researchers could have used personal and sensitive data to pursue some
research, which is now deemed as could have been illegal.
Tuesday, 11 December 2012
children in the 4th grade have been classed as poor within the EU when
it comes to literacy and among eighth graders, the results in
mathematics has become worse.
Monday, 03 December 2012
government has now taken the first step towards introducing Chinese -
or Mandarin - as a modern language in Swedish schools. All students
should be able to choose if they want to take the language as a subject
Wednesday, 28 November 2012
persistently maintains its position as the best country to design
education and schools in such a way that pupils get the best pout of
education. As such in a new classification, Finland remain a top dog in
education, with South Korea in second and Hong Kong third.
Monday, 26 November 2012
As the economic
crisis intensifies and the issue of globalisation becomes our economic
main stay as cheap workers move to take jobs from traditionally more
expensive workers, it has now become clear that high level of education
would not in most cases lead to a better paying job and prosperous
Monday, 26 November 2012
A new research
from university of Lund, in Sweden show that people who consume more
fizzy drinks and sodas are more exposed to cancer illness. According to
a research conducted in Malmö on 8000 people, the result was explicit.
Monday, 26 November 2012
proliferation and accelerates of deadly bacterial in Swedish has been
blamed on tourists travelling to popular destinations outside Europe. A
spite of increased resistant intestinal bacteria found in Sweden
recently has been tied to such movements.
Sunday, 04 November 2012
The Euro economic crisis seems to be doing well to attract EU students to Sweden according to latest reports.
Friday, 02 November 2012
student is accusing officials at the University of Tampere of
deliberately withholding his medical qualification. He has the support
of two professors.
Thursday, 11 October 2012
The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2012 is awarded to the Chinese writer Mo Yan
“who with hallucinatory realism merges folk tales, history and the contemporary” the Swedish academy announced.
The 2012 Nobel
Prize in Physiology or Medicine is awarded to Dr.
John B. Gurdon and Dr. ShinyaYamanaka on Monday
morning in Sweden for their work on stem cell research.
People with low
levels of vitamin D in their body are more open to attacks from heart
disease, a Danish study show.
first womb transplant from mother to daughter has been conducted by
researchers at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, pushing the
university to improve on its research in the area.
New survey from
the Swedish National Agency for Higher Education (Högskoleverket) which
is in charge of the quality of education show that more students who
cheat are being caught and punished, a report today show.
been found to have a racially segregated education system in the
various sectors of its society while Sweden and Finland fare pretty
well. This comes from the OECD's Education at a glance's report on
that has been described as worse that ever is happening in the Swedish
student housing sector. There is intense shortages of student housing
such that some expert are question Sweden's readiness for the future if
there could be no chance of properly training future leaders.
Well - its out
there - nearly half of high school students in Västra Götaland and
Skåne in Sweden, believe that cancer is contagious. This is blow
Sweden which position itself as one f the leaders in developed world in
providing basic knowledge especially in relation to healthy living and
improved quality of life.
A record number
of Danish students choose to move a large part of their educational
studies to China as a means to capture the growing part of
emerged a scandal at the University of Copenhagen, in Denmark as a
Danish brain scientist, Milena Penkowa identified as a future Nobel
Prize winner and who has received millions of research prize money
seems to have had a research based on deliberate fraud, an expert panel
need over 100 000 new teachers in the coming years. But instead, more
teachers are leaving the profession because of what is being described
as "harsh working conditions and low wages."
Friday, 13 July
the quality of education in Sweden increases as the number of vacant
teaching positions in Sweden also increases.
Monday, 02 July
received by Swedish teachers is lagging behind compared to other
countries, a new report has said.
Monday, 25 June
in primary schools in Finland are poised to be can be reduced after
2016, a report in Finnish media hold. The lower number of religion
classes are part of the new distribution of lesson hours in basic
Friday, 15 June
the Sahlgrenska University Hospital in Göteborg have managed to implant
a blood vessel made from a patient’s own stem cells in a ten year old,
sick girl. One year after surgery she now is doing pretty fine making
the researchers to hope that this could be a method to assist patients
who need bypass surgery.
Monday, 11 June
Foundation is lowering the cash prize money for the Nobel Prizes awards
by twenty percent, an adjustment to meet pressures caused by budget
student interest in Swedish higher education has decreased dramatically
among since tuition fees were introduced for all non-EU students.
Friday, 04 May
between the Swedish schools in terms of performance is increasing
rapidly, according to a report by the Swedish School Agency
(skolverket) will present today. And it is the second report in two
days showing that Swedish schools lack of equivalence.
critical attitude has means that much higher education courses in
Sweden is of poor quality. Just over one in five training programs fail
to meet required quality when those various academic programs were
As the Nordic
countries continue their quest of creating the best form of humans,
soon, a new DNA test for foetuses will be unvailed. This will assist
in determining whether the unborn baby has Down syndrome without the
risk of miscarriage via amniocentesis.
Sweden is to
launch an international research, Science for Life lab, with a turnover
of one billion a year.
More than one
in five college graduates in Sweden are out of work a year after
graduation. But the differences between them lie in the courses they
studies and that difference is great a new media report show.
Which are the
best universities in Sweden? Well, a business magazine, Focus, has
ranked universities here based on the interest of students own
preferences. That means big surprises in the list begging the question
if this is the a god model to to classify universities a country.
Minister, Sten Tolgfors, has been forced to resign what is described in
Swedish press “he departs on his own accord”, referring to the Swedish
prime minister's press secretary.
Microsoft and Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia are planning to invest
up to 18 million euros in a new mobile applications development
programme at Aalto University.
Thursday, 23 February 2012
Despite the fact that the Swedish students get funding from their
government funding body, CSN, that process of funding is becoming
unaffordable for the students.
Friday, 17 February 2012
Aalto University, Finland has been recently classified as the best
training institute for economics and degree programs in engineering,
according to investigation carried out in the country’s institutions
Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Anyone with a university education will on average live almost five
years longer than those not finishing high school a new Swedish
Wednesday, 08 February 2012
There is a move being taken in a medical community in Sweden in which a
method is being pioneered at studies at the University Hospital in
Uppsala in which electricity could be used to scatter dangerous caner
reduced fertility have a significantly lower risk of developing
prostate cancer than other men, according to a new Swedish study.
Even a small
amount of alcohol can trigger a miscarriage, according to a Danish
become a new source of renewable fuels and chemicals. Scientists have
been able to develop bacteria that can turn the sugar in brown algae
Finnish pharma to treat
cocaine-dependent US veterans?
company Biotie Therapies is launching a drug trial in the US
investigating the treatment of cocaine dependence.