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Japan

Do you want to study in Japan?

On Wednesday September 20, you can have a coffee and chat with representatives from the University of Tokyo in the "Studenthuset" on Campus. There are also alumni from KTH and Stockholm University present who have studied there previously. You are all most welcome!

Yuto Kitamura

Guest lecture with Yuto Kitamura: Internationalization of Higher Education in Asia

Associate Professor Yuto Kitamura is specialized in comparative education and educational development studies, at Graduate School of Education, University of Tokyo. He has conducted his research extensively on education policy in developing countries, particularly in South and Southeast Asia. Everyone is welcome!

Karen Pashby Lecture 12 September 2017

Guest lecture with Karen Pashby: "Reforming Global Education"?

Dr Karen Pashby researches globalisation of education at Manchester Metropolitan University, UK. Everyone is welcome!

Jared Odero

ICT-based Distance Education in Early Post-Apartheid South Africa

Jared O. Odero defended his thesis in International and Comparative Education on June 12. The title of his dissertation is: ICT-based Distance Education - A Study of University Students’ Views and Experiences in Early Post-Apartheid South Africa.

Visit by University of Texas

Doctoral students from the University of Texas Arlington visit the Department

On March 17, Associate Professor of Education Barbara Tobolowsky, University of Texas Arlington, paid a visit to the Department with a delegation of doctoral students. Read more about the visit here.

Khaleda Gani Dutt

The Role of Adult Literacy in Transforming the Lives of Women in Rural India

Khaleda Gani Dutt defends her thesis on April 4. The title of her dissertation is: The Role of Adult Literacy in Transforming the Lives of Women in Rural India: Overcoming Gender Inequalities. Comparative case studies in Bhilwara District Rajasthan & Howrah District West Bengal India.

Ellen Carms disputation puffbild till startsidan

Caught in Culture – Cultural Transformation through HIV/AIDS Prevention Education in Zambia

Ellen Carm defends her thesis on March 31. The title of her dissertation is: Caught in Culture – Cultural Transformation through HIV/AIDS Prevention Education in Zambia.

Diana Garavito-Bermúdez defends her thesis on October 27th

Learning ecosystem complexity – A study on small-scale fishers’ ecological knowledge generation

Diana Garavito-Bermúdez defends her thesis on October 27th. The title of her dissertation is: Learning ecosystem complexity – A study on small-scale fishers’ ecological knowledge generation.

Sydkoreas flagga

A visit by the South Korean Ministry of Education

On September 23 we had a delegation with teachers and policy makers from the South Korean Ministry of Education visiting the department to learn about the VET programme.

Cambodian Ministry of Education Visit

A Visit by the Cambodian Ministry of Education

On May 26th we had a delegation from Cambodia visiting the Department to learn about the Swedish Education system and teacher education, more specifically. As part of the delegation, we also had officials from the Swedish School Inspectorate (Skolinspektionen) and from the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida).

Julia Gillard

Julia Gillard's Presentation on the Global Partnership for Education

Julia Gillard, Chairwoman of the Global Partnership for Education (GPE) and the former Prime Minister of Australia, visited the Department of Education on May 19th, 2016 and gave a presentation on GPE's work in supporting developing countries to ensure that every child receives a quality basic education, prioritizing the poorest, most vulnerable and those living in fragile and conflict-affected countries.

Group Photo Department of Education and Graduate School of Education

Joint International Seminar with the University of Tokyo

The 2nd Joint International Seminar between the Department of Education at Stockholm University and the Graduate School of Education at Tokyo University was held at Stockholm University from February 23rd-25th, 2016.