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Warning - Fake International Handbook of Universities

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A fake version of the IAU-UNESCO International Handbook of Universities is currently being sold by a fraudulent company on Amazon and on a website purporting to be part of UNESCO. Please be aware that the genuine 2017 edition of the Handbook, published by Palgrave Macmillan, can only be purchased...

Annual Report 2016 now available

The Annual Report 2016 provides you with an overview of IAU activities and accomplishments over a year related to IAU four priority themes enacted in our new strategic plan 2016-2020. In addition, learn about IAU cooperation with UNESCO and IAU global events aiming at advancing higher education...

Sign up now for Rockefeller Bellagio Center Academic Writers Residency programme!

IAU is pleased to offer its members a unique opportunity to expand their work and put forward the value of academics’ contributions to the development of society. IAU supports the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Academic Writers Residency Programme which welcomes scholars, researchers, professors...

IAU 2017 International Conference: Call for case studies

The IAU 2017 International Conference will take place on 18-20 October 2017 in Accra, Ghana. Hosted by the University of Ghana, the theme of the conference is ‘Leadership for a changing public-private higher education funding landscape’. IAU invites higher education leaders from to share their...

News from Members

The Institute of International Education (IIE) and the Catalyst Foundation for Universal Education have launched an online clearinghouse to connect displaced students with opportunities to continue...
Rick Waugh, Chair of York University’s Board of Governors, has announced the appointment of Dr. Rhonda Lenton as the next President and Vice-Chancellor of York University, effective 1 July 2017, for...