Video: Going Global 2015 sustaining global higher education

Culture of funding: sustaining global higher education


June 2014


Sir David Bell KCB, Vice-Chancellor, University of Reading, UK

Professor Jacob T. Kaimenyi, Cabinet Secretary - Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Kenya

Dr Francisco Marmolejo, Tertiary Education Coordinator and Lead Tertiary Education Specialist, World Bank, USA

Dr Patti McGill Peterson, Presidential Advisor - Global Initiatives, Center for Internationalization and Global Engagement, American Council on Education, USA

Rt. Hon David Willetts, Visiting Professor, King’s College London, UK 


This session considers how countries can afford major expansion in higher education systems. The panel question who should pay for higher education presenting their models, perspectives and arguments.

They explore scalable and sustainable approaches to university finance, and how these can be applied to institutions globally.

Related links

Session link: Culture of funding: sustaining global HE

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