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Alexandra Samokhvalova is a political scientist and researcher associate. Her research interests lie in the field of higher education and development with the main focus on Southeast Asia. She is currently working on the migration of African students to Malaysia. She holds a MA in Modern East Asian Studies from Goethe-University Frankfurt, Germany.

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Senckenberganlage 31

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Frankfurt am Main



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Samokhvalova, Alexandra ; 2015 ; Transformation of the Higher Education System in Malaysia: APEX Initiative and World Class University ; Samokhvalova, Alexandra ; Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia Press ; Bandar Baru Nilai

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Alexandra Samokhvalova ; 2017 ; What attracts African students to Malaysia? A study of pull factors and Malaysian Higher Education promotion on the African market ; EuroSEAS (European Association of Southeast Asian Studies) Conference ; University of Oxford
Alexandra Samokhvalova ; 2017 ; Transnational Higher Education in Africa: The Case Study of Limkokwing University of Creative Technology ; . 7th European Conference on African Studies (ECAS) ; Basel
Alexandra Samokhvalova ; 2017 ; Branding Malaysian Higher Education on the Internet ; 2nd Student Southeast Asian Conference ; Universität Frankfurt


Samokhvalova, Alexandra. 2017. Branding higher education: The case of Malaysian higher education promotion on the Internet. Kajian Malaysia 35, 2: 87–104.