Asian universities are on the rise. This is what it means for the rest of the world

Undergraduate students pose for photos as they attend a graduation ceremony in Tsinghua University, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Beijing, China June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RC2SEH9SN936

Tsinghua University in Beijing made history by entering the top 20 in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings for the first time in 2021. Image: REUTERS/Tingshu Wang

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Chief Global Affairs Officer, Times Higher Education
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