67% of returned scholarship holders are working in education sector

Of the 2,816 scholarship holders who have returned to the country after completing their studies, 67% are working in the education sector (universities and high school education), while the 25% works in public companies and 7% in the private sector, according to the Ministry of...

Correa seeks to strengthen support of China in different areas

President Rafael Correa today begins his visit to the People’s Republic of China. The Government indicated it seeks to strengthen political, economic, trade, energetic, education, scientific and technological cooperation between the two countries. The Secretariat of Higher...

Scholarship applicants gave exams

Later this year the number of scholarship recipients to study for master’s, doctoral and medical specialties abroad, will be known. A total of 1,820 candidates were summoned by the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (Senescyt for its Spanish...

Senescyt offers five technologic careers for media workers

The Secretariat for Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (Senescyt), designed five profiles of technologic careersfor the delivery of labor certifications for media workers. These will be taught starting from this year and are related to audiovisual, animation and...

CES sets resolution to regulate College fees

Since that during 2014 the private universities can increase their tariffs by up to 2.7%, the Higher Education Council (CES for its Spanish acronym) will take time to approve the rules regulating tariffs. The Senescyt’s initiative of regulating costs has aroused intense debate in...

Collections in private universities will be regulated

After investigations in various private universities, it has been detected a disproportionate increase in charges to students. Rene Ramirez, head of the Secretariat of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (Senescyt) will send tomorrow to the Council of Higher...

EPI and Senescyt sign an agreement

More than $100 million will be invested by the Government  to equip laboratories and workshops of technical and technological institutes within the change of the productive matrix project. To identify the necessary goods to those educational institutions that will have subjects...

Senescyt will create a law to protect knowledge

Under the draft for the Organic Code of Social Economy of Knowledge (COESC+i), the Ministry of Higher Education, Science, Technology and Innovation (Senescyt for its Spanish acronym) proposes a bill that, among other things, would protect and encourage the creation, usage and...
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