Fast forwarding Higher Education Institutions for Global Challenges

Perspectives and Approaches

  • Ismail Hussein Amzat
  • Byabazaire Yusuf

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Timothy N. Walters, Lynne M. Walters, Martha R. Green, Lau Hooi Lin
    Pages 11-24
  3. Nafisat Afolake Adedokun-Shittu, Abdul Jaleel Kehinde Shittu
    Pages 37-46
  4. Jennifer C. F. Loke, Bryant K. Lee, Deborah K. H. Lim, Mary Laurenson
    Pages 135-146
  5. Maria Rosario G. Catacutan, Allan B. de Guzman
    Pages 173-184

About this book


This book addresses various 21st century questions and challenges, especially the role of technology in upgrading teaching and learning in today’s society, and the role of higher education institutions in improving standards of living, economics, society and sustainability. It shares with readers the challenges of globalization to higher institutions concerning the issues relating to value creation management, branding and the impact on leadership in higher institutions.


Academic institutions Education & Sustainable Development Educational management Higher institutions Human Capital development Internationalization & globalization Internationalization of educational institutions Leadership for 21st century

Editors and affiliations

  • Ismail Hussein Amzat
    • 1
  • Byabazaire Yusuf
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Educational StudiesUniversity of Utara MalaysiaSintok, KedahMalaysia
  2. 2.Department of Educational StudiesUniversity of Utara MalaysiaSintok, KedahMalaysia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media Singapore 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-981-287-602-7
  • Online ISBN 978-981-287-603-4
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