Thursday, August 5, 2021
Alizeh Batra

Alizeh Batra

Alizeh Batra is a doctoral candidate in Educational Research (EdD) at the University of Bath (UK) and Assistant Director (Research Operations and Academic Relations) at New York University Abu Dhabi (UAE). With an academic background in management, psychology and education, and experience in teaching, research and higher education administration, she is passionate about bridging the education and workplace gap.
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Students & Youth

Bridging the academia-industry gap to boost graduate employability

The changing perception of higher education institutions, from being hubs of intellectualism to centres of human capital development, has led to an increased emphasis on setting graduate employability as a strategic goal of higher education.    However, graduate...