The Al Jebel Al Gharbi University is set to expand, with five new faculties in different parts of the region.
The TriHuman Resources Development Service of Korea (HRD Korea) says it has signed a deal worth $95m (LD119m) to build a vocational centre, as well as train Libyan nationals in Korea.
A Turkish firm has been awarded a LD10m ($8m) deal to construct “temporary buildings” to help ease overcrowding on the existing campus.
A statement released by the Ministry of Education says that pupils from most Arab countries are exempt from paying school fees in Libya.
A new Ministry of Education statement requests schools not to separate pupils by gender unless they have obtained explicit permission to do so by the ministry.
The Warriors Affairs Commission (WAC) has signed an agreement with Malaysia's Open University to send 2,000 Libyans for technical and vocational training.
Libya’s interim government plans to invest €22.4m (LD37.4m) in educational projects in Malta, which includes setting up a vocational training centre on the island.
The new academic year in Libya began in early September, with schools having to cope with shortages of books, teachers and security issues.
Government plans to construct 170 new schools throughout Libya have been finalised, and are awaiting approval from the Ministry of Education.
The ministry has approved six schools to teach an international syllabus for the 2013-4 academic year.
The Ministry of Education has published school term dates for the coming academic year.
A recent government decision approves the creation of a new vocational training institute in Kabaw, in western Libya.
The government has approved a decision to issue student grant funding to the two universities.
In an apparent bid to ease tensions, Libya's parliament has approved a new law that aims to protect the cultural rights of the country's Amazigh, Tuareg and Tebu communities.
The Ministry of Higher Education plans to send more than a thousand Libyan students overseas to receive training in commercial aviation and aerospace engineering.