03 février 2015

ACA Study on English-Taught-Programmes now available online

ACA is proud to announce that our latest study on English-Taught Programmes (ETPs) is now available online free of charge (as PDF). We also remind that hard copies are ready to be purchased by placing an order through the ACA Secretariat or directly through the Publisher - Lemmens. More...

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ACA presents its 2015 programme

This freshly started 2015 looks already promising with the many events planned by ACA. By wishing again a Happy New Year, we take the chance to present our annual programme of seminars and conferences, designed to feature the most relevant topics in internationalisation and higher education. More...

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Le rapport annuel 2014 de l’AIU vient de paraître

L’AIU est heureuse de publier les résultats de l’année qui vient de s’achever dans son rapport annuel 2014. L’année 2014 était de nouveau une année très active, remplie de projets et activités très stimulants. A titre d’exemple : l’AIU a lancé son nouveau portail WHED (www.whed.net); elle a publié son 4e Rapport d’enquête globale sur l’Internationalisation de l’enseignement supérieur ; l’AIU a pris part à de nombreux projets relatifs au développement durable, aux TICs, à l’internationalisation et l'Education pour Tous avec des Membres du monde entier. Le rapport inclus des informations sur de nombreuses autres activités ainsi que des informations sur les autres publications de l’AIU, son Conseil d’administration et le rapport financier. Nous remercions les Membres pour leur soutien tout au long de l’année et nous nous réjouissons de poursuivre ces coopérations !
Pour accéder au Rapport annuel 2014 en ligne, cliquez ici. Voir l'article...

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IAU Annual Report 2014 - just released!

IAU is pleased to publish the achievements of the past year in the Annual Report 2014. It was yet another very busy year with many exciting projects and activities. To highlight a few: IAU launched the new IAU WHED Portal (www.whed.net); it published the 4th Global Survey on Internationalization of Higher Education; IAU participated in many projects with Members around the world in relation to Sustainable Development; ICTs, Internationalization, Education For All and more. The Report includes information about many other activities as well as information about the regular IAU publications, the Administrative Board and a financial report. We thank the Members for their support throughout the year and we look forward to our continued collaboration!
Access the Annual Report 2014. More...

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HEFCE to support closer working between higher education and police

HEFCE logoHEFCE is contributing to a new initiative to support more effective responses to cutting crime.
The Home Secretary has today announced a new £10 million Police Knowledge Fund to support education and research collaborations between police forces and higher education institutions. More...

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2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) reports published

HEFCE logoA number of documents have been published on the REF web-site.
Following publication of the results of the 2014 REF in December 2014, the REF team has published a number of reports giving additional information about the REF process and management. More...

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Funding for higher education in England for 2015-16: HEFCE grant letter from BIS

HEFCE logoThe Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Minister for Universities and Science have today confirmed funding allocations to the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) for financial year 2015-16. More...

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Mangelnde Willkommenskultur vergrault ausländische Studierende

Nur jeder vierte ausländische Studierende möchte nach dem Studium in Deutschland bleiben. Zu Beginn des Studiums wollen dies noch zwei Drittel. Hauptgrund für die Abwanderung sind Barrieren: Sprache, Bürokratie, mangelnde Willkommenskultur. Das zeigt eine aktuelle Studie. Mehr...

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Paraguay becomes a magnet for grad students from Angola and Brazil

Fox News Latino - Fair & BalancedBy Santi Carneri. Thousands of Brazilian and Angolan students are heading to Asuncion to enroll in doctoral and other graduate programs offered by scores of private Paraguayan universities even though the academic standards of some colleges are being questioned by education officials.
Most graduates from these countries share the same goal: to earn a specialized diploma faster and less expensively than in their own countries, opening the door to advancement in public sector employment. More...

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Nasarawa Government warns private tertiary institutions against exorbitant fees

The Nasarawa Government on Monday warned proprietors of private higher institutions in the state against charging exorbitant school fees.
Alhaji Husseini Abubakar, the state overseeing Commissioner for Higher Education, gave the warning while addressing the management of Suleiman Memorial College of Education, Gadabuke, Toto local government area of the state.
Abubakar said that charging exorbitant fees was inimical to educational growth, peace and national development. More...

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