Education

30-09-2012
A new LD1m ($793,000) school has opened in the north-eastern city of Tobruk.
17-09-2012
Libya's Ministry of Education said it had printed and distributed some 24 million new textbooks for basic and secondary schools for the 2012-3 year.
16-09-2012
Various community and civil society leaders from the Jebel Nafusa area held a recent meeting to discuss introducing Amazigh teaching into local schools.
06-09-2012
Libya's Ministry of Higher Education held a recent meeting to assess the current status of universities in the country.
06-08-2012
Government figures report that just over one million pupils were enrolled in Years 1-9 of basic education in Libya during the 2012 academic year.
02-08-2012
Germany's ambassador in Tripoli recently met the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research to discuss cooperation opportunities, including the possible opening of a Goethe Insititute.
29-07-2012
Libya's interim Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Naim Mohamed Abdulrahman, met the US ambassador to Libya to discuss cooperation opportunities.
23-05-2012
The British Council in Libya has signed an agreement to launch a twice-weekly English-language education show on local radio called 'Learn English Radio'.
13-05-2012
Senior management from World Learning, a US-based educational NGO, visited Tripoli earlier in 2012 as part of a consortium seeking opportunities with Libya's Ministries of Education and Higher Education.
13-02-2011
The GPC of Education and Scientific Research met a delegation from US-based Kennesaw State University to discuss education exchanges, Al Fajar Al Jadeed reported.
30-01-2011
The Secretary of the GPC of Education and Scientific Research claimed that more than 485 IT and technical education foundations have been established nationally, Al Jamahiriya reported. 
30-01-2011
Al Fateh University in Tripoli has signed a scientific cooperation agreement with the University of Kansas, Al Jamahiriya reported.
30-01-2011
Benghazi's Garyounis University says it has signed partnership agreements with the University of Liverpool in the UK and Bocconi University in Italy, Al Fajar Al Jadeed reported.
02-01-2011
A workshop was held in Misrata on 18 December to discuss the application of academic research in telecommunications to practical use, and to link the work of educational and industrial institutions, according to Al Fajar Al Jadeed.
28-11-2010
Misrata University and the UK’s University of Bedfordshire signed a cooperation agreement on 23 November, Al Jamahiriya reported.