Osipian, Ararat (2008): Transforming University Governance in Ukraine: Collegiums, Bureaucracies, and Political Institutions.
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The massification of higher education in Ukraine is a fact while financing the system is still an issue. External pressures from the Central government and the market require changes in university governance. Europeanization of educational system and adherence to the principles laid down by the Bologna declaration add to already existing challenges faced by universities. This paper states that there is no one right prescription for changing governance in Ukraine’s universities, because they differ in their history, location, culture, organizational structure, student body, faculty, and educational process and content. It proposes different approaches to the different types of the universities, considering universities as collegiums and bureaucracies, and suggests the political system as a viable form of organizational structure for the task of reforming universities.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Transforming University Governance in Ukraine: Collegiums, Bureaucracies, and Political Institutions|
|Keywords:||governance, higher education, reform, university, Ukraine|
|Subjects:||P - Economic Systems > P3 - Socialist Institutions and Their Transitions > P36 - Consumer Economics; Health; Education and Training; Welfare, Income, Wealth, and Poverty
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I20 - General
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I2 - Education and Research Insititutions > I23 - Higher Education Research Institutions
|Depositing User:||Ararat Osipian|
|Date Deposited:||13. Oct 2008 04:50|
|Last Modified:||16. Feb 2013 06:32|
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