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News from IAU

GMA 6: Registration will be closed soon!

The Programme of the IAU GMA 6 is now final. Debates promise to be exciting and very stimulating! Focusing on Social Innovation: Challenges and Perspectives for Higher Education, this 6th edition of the GMA will invite participants to discuss whether and how associations of higher education...

IAU launches a unique professional development programme: Leading Globally Engaged Universities (LGEU)

The quality of higher education leadership is central to the well-being of universities. The expectations and responsibilities of higher education institutions are expanding while the local and global context is continuously changing; leadership is more complex than ever. To support new and...

Garissa University College

IAU deplores the horrific attack on Garissa University College in North-Eastern Kenya. Our condolences go the families and loved ones of the victims and the entire Kenyan academic community. Their loss is our loss as well.

Learning Together for Change (Conference)

Learning Together for Change: Advancing Education For All (EFA) through Higher Education is a conference organised by the Association of Swedish Higher Education (SUHF) as a contribution to IAU's important work and involvement in the UNESCO-led EFA movement. The aim of the conference is to...

News from Members

Professor Zhaohui Wu became the new President of Zhejiang University on March 26th, 2015. He succeded to Prof. Lin Jianhua who is now serving as President of Peking University. Prior to this position...
Sultan Zainal Abidin University (UniSZA) in Malaysia has launched short mobility programmes (2 to 7 weeks) for international students who wish to broaden their learning experience in Malaysia. More