This paper discusses the requirements of the knowledge economy on the development of higher education and the administrators of higher education. It puts forward the idea that modernization of higher education administration needs innovation of administration concepts,change of administrative means,at the same time it needs to choose the suitable teaching patterns and new concepts of the administrative means,hoping it will give some insight into the modernization of the higher education administration in the new century.
The quality of management by academic leaders should be fostered by the establishment of national centres for the study of higher education management and policy.
Statistical data: The underestimated tool for higher education management
The paper identifies the strengths and weaknesses of the existing data for higher education management with special reference to Makerere University.
These measures are used to describe the program offerings and changes in program offerings over time for schools in six institutional sectors and 17 National Center for Higher Education Management Systems (NCHEMS) institutional classifications.
Higher Education Management 16th International Conference on Management of Technology.