An Introduction to the Internationalization of Higher Education: Essential Topics
- Publish Date: 2015-02-20
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Ali Arabkheradmand;Enayat A. Shabani;Amir Zand-Moghadam;Hossein Samadi Bahrami;Ali Derakhshesh;Arya Rahimi Golkhandan
Internationalization of higher education is a concept that is currently making its way to every corner of the globe. An Introduction to the Internationalization of Higher Education aims to provide the reader with an introduction to this subject and explore three of its most fundamental aspects; namely, internationalization at home, internationalization abroad, and internationalization of curriculum. This publication delves into the underlying rationale for internationalization of higher education and discusses the opportunities and challenges brought about by this concept. Current practices regarding the internationalization of higher education are discussed, and the requirements for the realization of these activities are laid out. This book can act as a basis for future research endeavors as it clearly and comprehensively introduces the internationalization of higher education and answers various questions about this topic.