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HEP gets new Impact Factor rating

Along with Palgrave Macmillan, the publishers of Higher Education Policy (HEP), the Association's quarterly research journal, IAU is pleased to announce that the Thomson-Reuters Journal Citation Report has just been released for 2013, increasing the journal's Impact Factor to 0.415 from 0.185 for...

The IAU World Higher Education Database (WHED) Portal is Launched

World Higher Education Database (WHED) Portal homepage
The IAU is pleased to announce the official launch of the World Higher Education Database (WHED) Portal, the most comprehensive reference tool on higher education systems, degrees and institutions worldwide. The Portal is open to all users, but IAU Members benefit from advanced features (advanced...

Just released - HEP 27/3 – September 2014

HEP cover
The latest edition of Higher Education Policy (HEP) has just been released and features a selection of articles on a wide range of issues such as student assessment in Portugal, job satisfaction and gender, and policy change in East Europe: Higher Education, Learning Regions and the Malaysian...

Higher education for sustainable development status report

The UN Decade on Education for Sustainable Development is coming to its end and the new UN Global Action Programme on ESD is about to be launched. In this context, the International Association of Universities (IAU) is pleased to invite you on board of a new study project on "The state of higher...

News from Members

Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction has launched a call for participation to the XXIII World Festival and Competition of Graduate Qualification Works on Architecture and Design,...
This year, the University of Jordan (UJ) has welcomed 6,300 new students and 100 new faculty members: 30 are on sabbatical leaves from different universities around the world, 7 hold the rank of...