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Sign up for LGEU-3 !

A few slots remain open for the third session of Leading Globally Engaged Universities (LGEU), IAU’s professional development programme for higher education leaders! Senior representatives of universities from Bangladesh, Botswana, Colombia, Haiti, India and Tanzania have already registered for...

Online registration still open for the IAU 15th General Conference

Registration is still open for the IAU 15th General Conference; please visit the Conference website now: to benefit from the special online registration rates; these rates will end on Sunday 6 November 2016. The Conference will focus on “Higher Education: A catalyst for...

HEP 29/3 - Just released

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The third edition of Volume 29 of Higher Education Policy (HEP) has just been released, and presents us with six mixed-themed articles, as well as a book review. Contents: Interplays Between Welfare Regimes Typology and Academic Research Systems in OECD Countries – Olivier Bégin-Caouette, Tanja...

International Handbook of Universities 28th edition is now available

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The IAU is pleased to announce that the 28th edition of the International Handbook of Universities (2017) has just been released. This latest edition of the Handbook includes information on some 18,000 university-level institutions as well as information on the education systems of over 180...

News from Members

IIE invites IIENetwork member institutions to nominate their programme for the 2017 Andrew Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education. Created since 2001, IIE's Heiskell Awards...
Professor Laban Ayiro was appointed new Acting Vice Chancellor of Moi University on September 19, 2016 by Education Cabinet Secretary, Dr. Fred Matiang'i. Prof Ayiro took over from Prof. Richard K....