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Academics are calling on the government to promote progressive education to improve the standards of Thailand's universities. 

Participants at a recent seminar on "progressive universities" at Dhurakij Pundit University (DPU) concurred that a progressive education system would be the most effective way to ensure that Thai students and the country would be able to compete on the global stage.

However, they said that progressive education had failed to make leeway here because universities have to abide by the government's educational policy and teaching directives.

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