Mustafa Kayyali

Mustafa Kayyali , Ph.D., is an ardent advocate for excellence in higher education, driven by a relentless pursuit of quality, recognition, and innovation. As the Manager of HE Higher Education Ranking, he leads initiatives that play a crucial role in shaping the landscape of academia.

Publications

Insights Into International Higher Education Leadership and the Skills Gap
Mustafa Kayyali, Bryan Christiansen. © 2025. 350 pages.
In the realm of higher education, the widening gap between academic curricula and the evolving demands of the global workforce is becoming an impending problem. Traditional...
Rebuilding Higher Education Systems Impacted by Crises: Navigating Traumatic Events, Disasters, and More
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 391 pages.
The resilience and adaptability of higher education systems are under unprecedented strain. From natural disasters to pandemics, and economic crises to political turmoil...
Career Development in Higher Education: Best Practices and Innovations
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 19 pages.
This chapter discusses best practices and innovations in career development within higher education organizations. In an era defined by rapid technological breakthroughs and...
Future Possibilities and Challenges of AI in Education
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 20 pages.
“Future Possibilities and Challenges of AI in Education” delves into the unprecedented intersection of artificial intelligence (AI) and the educational landscape. The chapter...
Academic Publishing and Its Evolution in a Globalized World
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 13 pages.
This chapter discusses the multidimensional landscape of academic publishing and its evolution within the context of an increasingly globalized society. This study presents an...
Building Resiliency in Higher Education: Globalization, Digital Skills, and Student Wellness
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 525 pages.
In the dynamic landscape of higher education, institutions face a myriad of challenges that threaten to inhibit their ability to nurture the leaders of tomorrow effectively....
Global Perspectives on Personalized Learning: Case Studies and Best Practices
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 19 pages.
This chapter presents a comprehensive investigation of individualised learning from a global perspective, including a variety of case studies and best practices from varied...
Design Thinking and Creativity in Entrepreneurial Innovation
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 16 pages.
This study explores the pivotal role of design thinking and creativity in the realm of entrepreneurial innovation. The need for innovative ways to problem-solving and idea...
The Impact of War on Higher Education: The Context of Wars in Syria, Iraq, Ukraine, and Afghanistan
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 10 pages.
This chapter investigates the far-reaching consequences of conflict on higher education systems in Syria, Iraq, Ukraine, and Afghanistan. It dives into the issues that these...
Stuck in the Limbo: Syrian Higher Education After 13 Years of War
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 15 pages.
This chapter explores the unstable situation of Syrian higher education in the aftermath of 13 years of ongoing conflict. As the nation grapples with the ramifications of war...
International Accreditation of HEIs Located in Conflict-Affected Areas: Challenges and Opportunities
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 22 pages.
Higher education institutions (HEIs) located in conflict-affected regions face unique challenges in pursuing international accreditation, which plays a crucial role in ensuring...
Immersive Technologies: Virtual and Augmented Reality in Higher Education
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 16 pages.
This book chapter investigates the revolutionary impact of immersive technology, notably virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR), on higher education. Tracing the...
Educational Challenges in Refugee Camps and Conflict Zones
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 14 pages.
This chapter embarks on an intricate exploration of the manifold educational challenges that confront individuals in the tumultuous and often perilous realms of refugee camps and...
Future Directions Towards Sustainable Educational Equity: Policies and Practices
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 20 pages.
This chapter addresses the developing scene of education, highlighting the requirement of equal opportunity and outcomes. In the 21st century, the requirement for sustainable...
Inclusive Practices in Higher Education and Workplaces Strategies for Empowering Women
Mustafa Kayyali. © 2024. 26 pages.
This book chapter addresses the shifting landscape of inclusive practices in both higher education and workplace contexts, with a specific focus on strategies targeted at...