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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

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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...

2015 LEADHER competition: apply now!

The IAU is pleased to launch a new competition for LEADHER grants for projects to be undertaken by IAU Member institutions in 2014-2015. The deadline for this competition is October 12, 2014. Guidelines and Application form are available from here. This year again, thanks to the support of the...

News from Members

The Association of African Universities (AAU) has announced that the second Workshop on Capacity Development Management will be held in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, from 6 to 11 October 2014. Organized in...
From 18 to 19 September 2014, the Magna Charta Observatory will convene its annual conference in Uppsala, Sweden. It will commemorate the 26th anniversary of the Magna Charta Universitatum and...