The Scourge of fraud and corruption in higher education

Authors: 
Mohamedbhai, Goolam
Imprint: 2016
Collation: p. 12-14
Series: International Higher Education, 84

As evidenced by recently published articles, corruption has severely infected higher education worldwide. Through a global scan, this article first surveys examples of corruption in higher education in a few countries. It then looks at some actions taken to fight corruption at institutional and global levels, and proposes a way forward.

Higher education
Academic fraud, Diploma mills, Admission to school / university, Anti-corruption strategies, Corruption, Fraud, Economic and social development, Educational management, Central administration, School administration, University administration, Examinations and diplomas, Non-governemental organizations
Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, International
Russian Federation, India, China, Australia, Nigeria, Mauritius