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IAU Highlights from the Press Released

IAU Highlights from the Press is a monthly review of media and news sources produced to keep IAU Members and the higher education community up-to-date on higher education news and trends worldwide. This issue includes articles, in English and French, from 30 different countries which appeared in...

Education 2030 Framework For Action (FFA)

The Education 2030 Framework For Action - which provides guidance towards the accomplishment of the Education 2030 agenda (SDG4) - was adopted by acclamation at the Education 2030 High-Level Meeting which was held at UNESCO, Paris, France on 4 November 2015. The President of the International...

IAU 2015 International Conference - a resounding success!

IAU 2015 International Conference ended on a resounding success. Participants from around the world confirmed that higher education internationalization needs to be for all, needs to serve to improve higher education quality and help take down walls and borders that can increase or give rise to...

IAU/Palgrave Prize in Higher Education Policy Research 2014-15 Essay Competition

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IAU is pleased to announce the winner of the the 2014-2015 IAU/Palgrave Prize in Higher Education Policy Research Essay Competition. This year's prize was awarded to Prof Ludovic Beheydt, of the Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium for his essay entitled 'Super-Diversity and Cultural...

News from Members

Edeltraud Hanappi-Egger is the first woman ever to lead Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). She took her office on 1 October 2015. Over the next four years, she and her council of Vice-...
The Conference of Italian University Rectors (CRUI), the association of Italian state and private universities established in 1963, has a new President. Prof Gaetano Manfredi, Rector of Naples...