5 Digital Must Dos for Higher Ed

| February 1, 2018

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From dynamic content to mobile apps, 5 Digital Must Dos for Higher Education is a must read white paper for marketing professionals seeking to engage students, parents and alumni.Universities are willing to spend millions, even billions of pounds, dollars, euros and yen on research funding, yet are often more reluctant to invest proportionally in the development of the education part of higher education.

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VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia

The Online University of the XXI Century We are a private University, of international projection, recognized by the Ministry of Education of Spain and our teaching is totally on-line, audiovisual and interactive. Our educational offer includes Degrees, Official Postgraduate Degrees, Graduate Degrees and short-term titles of our own which we nickname 'Learning to ...' Studying with us allows you a total time and geographical flexibility. In addition, with the Viu you will experience an authentic bidirectionality. For example, you can interact with your teacher and your classmates through videoconferences.

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The Online University of the XXI Century We are a private University, of international projection, recognized by the Ministry of Education of Spain and our teaching is totally on-line, audiovisual and interactive. Our educational offer includes Degrees, Official Postgraduate Degrees, Graduate Degrees and short-term titles of our own which we nickname 'Learning to ...' Studying with us allows you a total time and geographical flexibility. In addition, with the Viu you will experience an authentic bidirectionality. For example, you can interact with your teacher and your classmates through videoconferences.

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