International news

NewsRSS FeedAtom Feed

Eminent Indian figure delivers first high-profile talk at Birmingham

Eminent Indian figure delivers first high-profile talk at Birmingham
Description
One of India's most eminent political, diplomatic and business figures will deliver the University of Birmingham India Institute's inaugural Distinguished Lecture on his country's relationship with Western nations.
Date:
17/10/2018

Birmingham renews valuable European research partnership

Description
The University of Birmingham has extended its partnership with the European Commission's science and knowledge service which provides independent scientific advice and support to European Union policymakers.
Date:
15/10/2018

Birmingham welcomes prospective Indian partners to 'clean cold' gathering

Birmingham welcomes prospective Indian partners to 'clean cold' gathering
Description
The University of Birmingham welcomed environmentalists and industrialists in India to a key event exploring ways of advancing the use of 'clean cold' technology to meet in a sustainable way the rising demand for cooling.
Date:
15/10/2018

University of Birmingham leads the way in accepting Chinese 'Gaokao' exam

University of Birmingham leads the way in accepting Chinese 'Gaokao' exam
Description
The University of Birmingham is the first elite UK Russell Group University to announce that it will accept the 'Gaokao' exam for high-flying Chinese students wishing to join its undergraduate courses in 2019.
Date:
15/10/2018

Irrigating vegetables with wastewater in African cities may spread disease

Irrigating vegetables with wastewater in African cities may spread disease
Description
Urban farmers growing vegetables to feed millions of people in Africa's ever-growing cities could unwittingly be helping to spread disease by irrigating crops with wastewater, a new study reveals.
Date:
12/10/2018

Birmingham and Hebei Universities plan joint environmental health and justice research institute

Birmingham and Hebei Universities plan joint environmental health and justice research institute
Description
The University of Birmingham and Hebei University have signed an agreement to set up a joint research institute that will help to tackle major global problems linked to environmental pollution and injustice.
Date:
03/10/2018

Birmingham Energy Institute joins Worldwide Energy University Network

Birmingham Energy Institute joins Worldwide Energy University Network
Description
University of Birmingham energy experts have joined counterparts from around the world as founder members of a new research network aiming to help solve global energy problems.
Date:
02/10/2018

University of Birmingham Dubai tackles big ideas and future of work

University of Birmingham Dubai tackles big ideas and future of work
Description
Leading voices from education, finance and world affairs joined the University of Birmingham Dubai to close its inaugural welcome week with a discussion on the future of employment in the emirate.
Date:
02/10/2018

Analysis of billions of Twitter words reveals how American English develops

Analysis of billions of Twitter words reveals how American English develops
Description
New words in American English tend to develop in five regional linguistic 'hotspots' before spreading across the United States and beyond, a new study reveals.
Date:
26/09/2018

University of Birmingham Dubai welcomes its first students

Description
The University of Birmingham Dubai has opened its doors to the first cohort of students at a special welcome event.
Date:
24/09/2018
Displaying 1 to 10 of 892
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next