Laura Vidal · June, 2008

Latest posts by Laura Vidal from June, 2008

Venezuela: Gaining Admission to Public Universities

  3 June 2008

There is a proposal to change the current public university admissions system in Venezuela. The government seeks to eliminate the admissions test in favor of something with a social value by recognizing the disparity between public and private secondary schools. Local bloggers wonder how the changes might affect the perception of a university diploma, but also about what these tests actually measure. The policy has yet to be placed in effect, but the debate continues.