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Old 05-19-2010, 03:18 PM   #1
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Article from the economist.
(if this is against board rules please do remove the link ><)

One interesting point near the endish of the article: "However good a university’s teaching may be, a lowly ranking carries a stigma, at least in some eyes. The Netherlands, for example, has a special visa programme for those holding masters degrees from universities that come in the top 150 in two international league tables."

Interesting no? XD Particularly since I really did hold the opinion that uni rankings don't really matter. I wonder if there are other instances where uni rankings make a difference. =d
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