Keeping up with revolutions: evolution of higher education in Uzbekist an
Dipak Ghosh (),
Toshtemir Majidov and
Kobil Ruziev ()
No 2009-03, Stirling Economics Discussion Papers from University of Stirling, Division of Economics
Uzbekistan's higher education system has undergone some dramatic changes in the past century, evolving from largely traditional religious colleges to fully state-funded communist-atheist institutions. Since the end of the communist administration and subsequent market-oriented reforms, the institutions of higher education (IHE) in Uzbekistan have had to reinvent and reform themselves again, as the demand for different kind of education increased. This paper puts the current changes and trends in IHEs into an historical perspective and highlights some important effects of the market reforms on the educational scene.
Keywords: Education; Higher; Uzbekistan; Reforms; Transition (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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