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News Archive

News Archive

GO Youth brings together students and speakers from the world’s leading tech companies

Sep 26, 2017

The student-organised conference on your entrepreneurship, co-hosted by Uniplaces, will be held in Madrid between 19th and 20th October. This conference on young entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation that links up students and speakers from the world’s leading tech companies. ... More...
Technological Institute of Santo Domingo is opening mobility opportunities for students, professors and staff

Jul 18, 2017

Technological Institute of Santo Domingo is opening mobility opportunities for students, professors and staffApplicants can benefit from a mobility experience in any of the academic areas of the Technological Institute of Santo Domingo In order to apply, candidates must submit the following documents: • Presentation letter from the University of origin of the postulant, certificating that the ... More...
Call for workshop facilitators for the final conference of HousErasmus+ Project

Jun 15, 2017

The organisers are seeking facilitators for two workshop that will be part of the conference ‘At home in Europe: Accommodate international students!’, that will take place in Brussels between the 21 and 22 September 2017. ... More...
Internships at the INCmty organised by Tecnológico de Monterrey

May 30, 2017

Tecnológico de Monterrey offers internships at the INCmty for the summer period and first term. The call is open to students coming from a University that has an exchange agreement with Tecnológico de Monterrey. ... More...
X International Jacobean Lessons at the University of Santiago de Compostela

May 15, 2017

The summer course “X International Jacobean Lessons”, organized by the University of Santiago de Compostela, will be held at the Museum of Pilgrimage and Santiago between the 18th and the 21st July 2017.� This 10th edition aims to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Way of St. James as the First European Cultural Route. ... More...
Erasmus Mundus GreenTech WB project call fro mobility applications

Feb 28, 2017

Erasmus Mundus GreenTech WB project with the Western Balkans (Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Serbia): 3rd call for mobility applications (undergraduate, master and postdoctorate students, as well as academic and administrative staff) is now open. Deadline: 16th March 2017. For further information, please check the project's website: http://green-tech-wb.uvigo.es/ More...
Call for applications for the Erasmus Mundus Action 2 MARHABA project

Jan 10, 2017

The third call for applications for the Erasmus Mundus Action 2 MARHABA project is now open. The deadline for applying is 7th February 2017. The current call for applications covers bilateral mobility from the EU to Iran and Iraq, and from Iran, Iraq and Yemen to the EU. ... More...
Programmes for international students at the Peruvian Universidad de Piura

Dec 13, 2016

The Universidad de Piura –Peru- informs about the programs addressed to international students to be open during 2017: “Peruvian Gastronomy: economy, food and local culture”. A program designed to international students interested to learn more about the impact of the gastronomy in the community and how it helped to the revalorization of the local culture. ... More...
Summer Courses in Greece at the Metropolitan College

Nov 28, 2016

The Signature Summer Programmes of the Metropolitan College (AMC) in Greece is available for summer 2017. These are programmes targeted at international students who wish to combine the unique cultural experience of Greece with the opportunity to attend specially designed courses. The programmes run for two weeks during June and July. ... More...
New semester-long study abroad programmes at the University of Pècs

Sep 5, 2016

The University of Pècs has launched a new semester-long study abroad programmes for international students. A wide range of studies are provided at its ten Schools: Business and Economics; Cultural Sciences, Education and Regional Development; Engineering and Informatics; Health Sciences; Humanities; Law; Medical School; Music and Visual Arts; Pharmacy and Sciences. More information More...
What to do in summertime? We give you some ideas

Mar 21, 2016

Staff weeks Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Belgium From 17 to 20 May, the VUB will celebrate the Staff Training Week on Internationalisation of Higher Education in the heart of Europe: from policy to practice. ... More...
INTEC and ONAPI organize a National Forum about Intellectual Property Policies

Mar 9, 2016

Date: Thursday, March 10, 2016 Venue: Julio Ravelo de la Fuente Hall, INTEC Campus, Dominican Republic Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) and oficina Nacional de la Propiedad Industrial (ONAPI) will celebrate on March 10th the National Forum about Intellectual Property Policies as an instrument to promote the Technology Transfer and Value Creation. ... More...
Call for proposals for 6th QS-MAPLE in Al Ain, UAE and for 12th QS-APPLE in Putrajaya, Malaysia

Feb 8, 2016

QS Asia’s two major conferences, 6th QS-MAPLE and 12th QS-APPLE are an annual event for academics and higher education professionals to represent their institutions. Both conferences are major events on the higher education calendar that attract speakers and delegates from all over the world. The call for proposals to academics to submit their papers is now open. ... More...
Erasmus Impact Study Regional Analysis undertaken by CHE Consult is now published

Feb 8, 2016

The recently released Erasmus Impact Study Regional Analysis reveals new findings about Erasmus mobility: International experience is valued in Eastern Europe, mobile Southern European students move abroad for jobs and students under 23 benefit more from mobility. Consult the press release here More...
QS-Asia extends an invitation to attend its QS in conversation seminar in Milan

Jan 12, 2016

The seminar aims to reiterate that investment in women’s education will contribute boundlessly to a nation’s progress. Please note that this seminar is not exclusively for women; male academics are equally welcomed to join and share their perspectives on female leadership in higher education. ... More...
Euronews Campus: an oportunity to bring international news to classroom

Jan 4, 2016

The news channel Euronews, offers to CGU’s university members to live broadcasts its international news coverage and the use of Euronews’ magazines and programmes, which serve as material in courses in journalism, communication, business, international relations, politics, science and language studies among others. ... More...
AMPEI extends an invitation to CGU members to participate on the second Global Dialogue

Nov 23, 2015

The Mexican Association for International Education (AMPEI) and the Network of International Education Associations (NIEA) invite CGU members to participate in the 2nd Global Dialogue, a retreat of representatives of international education associations, which will take place from 13 to 15 January 2016 in Mazatlán, Mexico. ... More...
memo© tool: CHE Consult extends a special offer for CGU’s members

Nov 9, 2015

memo© Tool is a survey-based instrument designed to help universities to learn more about their students to develop their full potential and enhance their employability. This tool provides university’s policy with an evidence based on edge-cutting research in psychometrics. What is the real impact of mobility on personal development of students compared to other students? ... More...
Course in English Medium Instruction (EMI)

Oct 23, 2015

An intensive course on teaching in English in the university classroom will be held in Brussels between 10-12 December. The course is organised by the Santander Group of Universities and its aim is to provide university teachers with the practical skills and guidelines on methodological aspects and strategies for teaching through a foreign language. More info More about EMI More...
Call for experts on Socio-economic insecurity and Diversity

Oct 22, 2015

The Compostela Group, as partner of the RUMI project, is looking for an expert from a European university who can share the experience or expertise on socio-economic insecutiry and diversity at universities. The selected expert will participate in a panel session, during the two day training on these topics, that will take place in Brussels, on 7-8 December, 2015. ... More...
Erasmus Mundus project HUMERIA 3rd call for applications is now open!

Oct 20, 2015

HUMERIA is offering scholarships for Doctoral students (PhD) and Post-Doctoral researchers from both EU and ENPI countries (Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan) to carry out short-term mobilities in project’s partner universities. HUMERIA is offering 15 scholarships at PhD-level and 7 scholarships at Post-Doctoral level. ... More...
Uniplaces has awarded ten students with a free- rent semestre through its scholarships

Oct 19, 2015

The Jury of the Uniplaces scholarchip announced last week the name of the winners of a free-rent semester. A representative of the CGU was part of the Jury Consult the results here More...
Uniplaces launches Uniplaces Scholarship for students: a semester living rent-free

Jul 20, 2015

With the main aim of supporting international mobility, Uniplaces has launched the second edition of theis scholarships. Ten students will get accommodation paid for a whole semester. The criteria for winning is simple: they are on the lookout for creative, original applicants. The Compostela Group of Universities supports this scholarship being part of the Jury. Consult the conditions here More...
One month left for presenting candidacies to the International Prize Eulalio Ferrer

Jun 29, 2015

The University of Cantabria (Spain), along with other Spanish and Mexican institutions, has launched the International Prize Eulalio Ferrer, to recognize a distinguished public figure in the field of Humanities, Literature or Social Sciences. In previous editions, the International Prize Eulalio Ferrer awarded Edgar Morín, Tzvetan Todorov and Manuel Castells Oliván. The award consists of 48. ... More...
The Egracons Grade Conversion Tool, ready for comparing European grades

Jun 22, 2015

Egracons is an online grade conversion tool prepared according to the requirements of the new ECTS Users’ Guide and it is now open to both Erasmus+ countries and other European Countries with the aim of enabling universities to convert grades received by exchange students into their national grading scales in a fair and objective way. ... More...
The EAN invites to benchmark HEIs in serving underprivileged students

Jun 1, 2015

The goal is to develop a comprehensive taxonomy capable of taking into account a variety of different aspects regarding serving marginalized/underprivileged students.

This is an opportunity to benchmark your institution with others on an statistical level and also get access to good practice examples.

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Martí-Franquès Research Grants Programme for the best students and researchers

Jun 1, 2015

The University Rovira i Virgili, in collaboration with CEICS institutions, is launching the second edition of the Martí i Franquès Research Fellowship Programme, designed to attract highly talented doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers to work on exciting research projects. Learn more here More...
Results of the survey “Training and accreditation of Teachers for English Medium Instruction"

May 25, 2015

This survey, elaborated at the University of Leon (Spain), has counted on the participation of 13 CGU’s member universities. The survey is focused on the English Medium Instruction (EMI) as an essential tool in the internalization policies of universities, how is its situation in the European universities and the challenges that the EMI implementation is facing. Read the main results of the survey More...
The Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo, present in NAFSA

May 25, 2015

The Dominican university INTEC will be attending the NAFSA: Associationof International Educators Conference and Expo, in Boston (USA). Visit them until the 29 of May. More info here More...
The University of Cantabria organizes an International Conference on Resource Efficiency in Construction

May 25, 2015

The 9th International Conference on the Environmental and Technical Implications of Construction with Alternative Materials “WASCON 2015”will be held 10 – 12 June 2015, in Santander, (Spain).

 

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2nd International Conference on Educational Innovation at the ITESM (Mexico)

Apr 20, 2015

The main themes of the Conference will be: Educational Trends; Technologies for Education; Management of Educational Innovation; and Academic innovation on Health. More info (in Spanish) More...
UPV/EHU organizes a Staff Training Week focused on Internationalization

Mar 23, 2015

The University of The Basque Country (Spain) invites universities to their first Staff Training Week, focused on Internationalization, which will carry out between June 8th and 12th, 2015. The Staff Training Week will take place at the cities of Donostia/San Sebastián, Vitoria/Gasteiz and Bilbao. Applications must be sent online. More info More...
The University of Lodz (Poland) invites you to the International Conference "The Role of Cultural Institutions and Events in the Marketing of Cities and Regions” Lodz, Poland, 29–30 May 2015

Feb 9, 2015

The International Conference "The Role of Cultural Institutions and Events in the Marketing of Cities and Regions”, taking place in Lodz (Poland) on 29–30 May 2015 is amed at presenting the latest relationships between territorial marketing and culture marketing. ... More...
Sign up now for the University of Bergen's Summer Research School "Sustainable Development Goals to Meet Global Development Challenges"

Feb 2, 2015

The deadline to sign up for this year's Summer Research School run by the University of Bergen (Norway), dealing with "Sustainable Development Goals to Meet Global Development Challenges", is on 15 February 2015. The Summer Research School will be held on 15-27 June 2015. Millennium Development Goals within reach - what next? ... More...
The University of Zaragoza is looking for 2 partners to prepare an Erasmus+ KA2 proposal

Feb 2, 2015

Compostela Group members are invited to join a University of Zaragoza's Erasmus+ KA2 proposal. There are already 2 universities preparing it and need 2 additional partners. The title of the project would be ECOdes4FOOD+. Ecodesing training for food industry. ... More...
Researchers at the Department of Biotechnology of the University of Burgos awarded in an International Wine Encounter

Jan 22, 2015

World Bulk Wine Exhibition 2014 WBWE14 created the Competition for Scientific Posters searching to select the most innovative research in the field of viticulture. The research awarded with the 3. ... More...
Open calls for applications: bilateral mobility EU-Northern Africa and EU-Western Balkans through Green IT and GreenTech Projects

Jan 19, 2015

The Erasmus Mundus projects Green IT and GreenTech, coordinated by the University of Vigo, have opened their calls for bilateral mobility applications EU-Northern Africa and EU-Western Balkans. ... More...
Call for grants from the University of Cantabria for research projects along the strategic lines of Santander Financial Institute (SANFI)

Dec 22, 2014

The University of Cantabria is issuing an international call for Research Grants with the purpose of carrying out Research Projects that are aimed to further advance knowledge in Banking and Finance, within the strategic areas of interest of SANFI. This is a call for 3 Research Grants of 200. ... More...
Ph.D. candidates, Postdoc, and Staff (Academic / Administrative) may apply (subject to eligibility criteria) for a grant under the THELXINOE project

Dec 15, 2014

THELXINOE project, coordinated by the University of Málaga (a CGU member), opens the call for applications of Ph.D., Postdoc, and Staff (Academic / Administrative) for grants under the fully funded by the European Union in the context of the “Erasmus Mundus” (EM) programme. More info on EM: http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus_mundus/ More info on THELXINOE: https://sites.google. ... More...
International students rank Karlstad University, a CGU member, No.1 in Sweden

Dec 10, 2014

International students rank Karlstad University, a CGU member, No.1 in Sweden
Karlstad University has been awarded the StudyPortals Award for Outstanding International Student Satisfaction 2014. The award is based on thousands of reviews and opinions from international students in Europe. Karlstad University, a member of the Compostela Group of Universities, was ranked No. 1 in Sweden. ... More...
The Universidad Pontificia Comillas invites you to get to know its Specialized Summer Courses, as well as its two Spanish Language Courses

Oct 20, 2014

During the summer 2015 the Universidad Pontificia Comillas will be offering Specialized Summer Courses in various fields and two Spanish Language Courses. The 2015 Specialized International Courses will be offered in Madrid from June 1 to June 26, 2015. ... More...
The INTEC encourages you to give your students the chance to study in the Dominican Republic

Oct 20, 2014

When planning study abroad programs for your students, INTEC encourages you to consider the Dominican Republic and the Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) as an option. ... More...
The Ilia State University in Tbilisi (Georgia) is looking for partners to develope project proposals within the Erasmus+ calls

Oct 20, 2014

A CGU member since September 2014, the Ilia State University in Tbilisi (Georgia) would like to collaborate with institutions willing to prepare Erasmus+ project proposals. Please, find below their letter and contact details: "Dear Colleagues, Greetings from Ilia State University, Tbilisi. As many of you are aware, Erasmus+ calls are already out (http://ec.europa. ... More...
You can now register for the Southern Catalonia International Workshops on Transformational Capabilities (20-26 November in Tarragona)

Oct 20, 2014

Registration for the Southern Catalonia International Workshops on Transformational Capabilities (http://events.urv.cat/lang/index/en/go@ceics-transformational-capabilities) that will be held from 20th to 26th November in Tarragona/Reus (Catalonia-Spain), organized by Campus of International Excellence Southern Catalonia (CEICS), is open. ... More...
The Technological Institute of Santo Domingo invites you to know its international programmes and is willing to establish academic/cultural cooperation with your institution

Aug 25, 2014

INTEC's Immersion Programme offers international students, teachers and staff the opportunity to meet the cultural structure of the Dominican Republic through active learning and staying in touch with its natural and social environments; interconnected with Spanish courses. ... More...
The ULPGC will host the International Congress on Sustainable Development, Competitiveness and Innovation of Tourism in Island Destination (11-12 December 2014)

Aug 11, 2014

The University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), to be more precise, the Faculty of Economics, Business Administration and Tourism, together with the Center of Tourism and Economics Studies, are holding the International Congress on Sustainable Development, Competitiveness and Innovation of Tourism in Island Destination. ... More...
Josep Anton Ferré is elected rector of the URV for the next four years

Jun 27, 2014

The URV has a new rector after Josep Anton Ferré was elected in the election held on 13 May 2014. Josep Anton Ferré, professor of Fluid Mechanics in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, will replace Francesc Xavier Grau, who held the position of Rector of the University from 2006. Mr Ferré’s mandate will last for four years and he can stand for a second consecutive four year term. ... More...
The URV is 66th in the world (THE ranking) and 82 in Europe (Leiden ranking)

Jun 27, 2014

The URV is the 66th best university in the world under 50 years of age, according to the ranking 100 Under 50, by "Times Higher Education”, the weekly higher education magazine of international reference. It is the first time that the URV is part of the 100 most valued universities of this ranking, which has been released since 2012. ... More...
The UC launches a digital communication campaign to attract Doctorate students in Latin-America

Jun 27, 2014

The University of Cantabria Doctoral School (EDUC) has launched a digital communication campaign to publicize its doctoral programs, focusing on Latin-American students. The first action the doctoral school has launched is the creation of a web page (http://www.doctoradouniversidadcantabria. ... More...
The University Rovira i Virgili (Spain) launches its programme of grants for researchers

Jun 4, 2014

The third edition of the Martí i Franquès Programme will be awarding 47 grants to pursue predoctoral studies at the University Rovira i Virgili (Catalonia, Spain). Offers: 47 predoctoral contracts (summary). ... More...
Six students from different European Universities learnt hacking techniques at the University of Cantabria

May 30, 2014

The course “Secure Web Applications”, an Intensive Erasmus Programme held at the University of Cantabria on 11-23 May 2014, taught six European students ICT security in multidisciplinary teams. Some of the objectives of the course were: To focus on “IT-security”, a strategic area of the Information and Communication Technology (ICT). ... More...
Masaryk University invites your institution to a Pre-EAIE V.I.P. meeting for its University partners, which will take place on Monday, September 15th, 2014, in its facilities in Brno

May 30, 2014

CGU partners are kindly invited by Masaryk University (MU) to participate in a Pre-EAIE V.I.P. meeting on 15 September 2014 in Brno. The meeting will precede the opening of the international EAIE conference, which is being held in Prague this year. ... More...
The University of Santiago de Compostela holds the VII edition of the summer course “International Jacobean Lesson at USC: The Tradition of Saint Francis’ Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela”

May 9, 2014

The 'VIIth International Jacobean Lessons at USC: the Tradition of Saint Francis’ Pilgrimage To Santiago De Compostela' will take place at the University of Santiago de Compostela on 16-19 July 2014. It will provide the latest updates of the research that is being carried out in this field. The course will last for 30 hours and there are 150 places available. ... More...
INTEC invites you to visit their booth and get to know its staff at the NAFSA annual Conference

May 9, 2014

The Technological Institute of Santo Domingo (INTEC) will be attending the annual NAFSA (Association of International Educators) conference, taking place in San Diego, California, on 25-30 May 2014. A CGU member since 2013, INTEC will be willing to meet you in booth #1838. ... More...
Join students from all over the world at the University of A Coruña International Summer School

May 9, 2014

The UDC International Summer School offers three-week (4-22 August 2014) intensive courses taught by international faculty. Courses are taught in English, have an academic value of 6 ECTS credits, and can be recognised as equivalent to optional courses of specific accredited undergraduate and graduate degrees of the University of A Coruña. Courses Registration and fees More...
Students holding a foreign degree (not issued in Spain) are invited to apply for funding to study a masters programme at the University of Lleida

Apr 25, 2014

The University of Lleida will provide a number of grants to facilitate that students holding a foreign degree study a masters programme at the institution.The deadline is on 30 April 2014. ... More...
The Universidad Continental is looking for an expert to carry out postdoctoral research in the field of atmospheric science

Apr 25, 2014

CONCYTEC will be funding a research project under the title “Estudio de la variación de las propiedades ópticas de los aerosoles debido a la quema de vegetación para evaluar su influencia en el forzamiento radiactivo terrestre” through the Universidad Continental. They are interested in identifying experts in Latin America and the Caribbean. The application deadline is on 15 May 2014. Call More...
Discover the educational offer at the Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic)

Apr 10, 2014

"Immersion programs in the Dominican Republic", the "Social Internship Programme", "Social and Ecosystems of the Dominican Republic" and the "Microfinance Immersion Program in the Dominican Republic" are some of the courses currently offered by the Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) for foreign students. Please, check this leaflet to know more about the courses. ... More...
The University of Minho will hold its International Week on 16-20 June

Mar 28, 2014

The International Week of the University of Minho is taking place this year from 16 to 20 June, mainly held in the Campus of Gualtar, in Braga. This training week will be mostly directed to administrative or teaching staff dealing with international cooperation issues and exchange programmes. ... More...
The University of Santiago de Compostela invites the staff at its collaborating institutions abroad to participate in the QS ranking

Mar 21, 2014

Academics and employers collaborating with the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) are kindly invited to participate in the QS ranking by answering a short survey on their cooperation. Deadline: 8 April 2014. If you are willing to cooperate with this initiative, please contact the Secretariat at noelia.martinez.cagiao@usc.es. ... More...
Call for proposals for the 'Seminar on Best Practices for Internationalization in Higher Education' (Lima, Peru, 11-12 June 2014)

Mar 17, 2014

The Directorate General of International Relations and Cooperation (DGRIC) of the National Assembly of Rectors (ANR) organizes the Award for Best Practices in Internationalization of Higher Education under the XV International Virtual Educa Peru 2014. ... More...
The University of Santiago de Compostela is seeking postdoctoral candidates interested in joining a research group under the Spanish MINECO Postdoctoral Program

Jan 28, 2014

A research group of the University of Santiago de Compostela is looking for highly motivated people to join them under the Spanish MINECO Postdoctoral Program.Their current area of interest is to study the biology of cell cycle inhibitors and, in particular, their in vivo functions on and beyond cell cycle regulation. ... More...
Join the colleagues of the University of Leon for a course on English language skills and teaching methodology in Dublin

Nov 8, 2013

The University of Leon will be sending a group of lecturers to Dublin City University in July 2014 to take part in a 2-week course on English language skills and teaching methodology. They believe that this course would benefit from being multicultural and they would like to encourage lecturers at other CGU universities to take part in the course as well. ... More...
The Universidad Pontificia de Comillas launches its international courses for the academic year 2014

Oct 18, 2013

The international courses of the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (Madrid, Spain) have just been launched. The offer consists of semester courses as well as summer programmes (Specialised International Courses and the Spanish Language and Culture Course). SEMESTER PROGRAMMES (in Spanish) Course Fees (270 hours. Taught over a 4-5 month period): Price: 4.500€, please consult. ... More...
The HEION final conference on October 29-30 in Leuven (Belgium) will present an online tool intended to simplify and facilitate the development and dispatch of ECTS Learning Agreements

Aug 30, 2013

The HEION Network has brought together a number of European HEIs holding the ECTS Label to address an important part of the problem by designing, developing and testing a prototype online tool for the realization of the ECTS Learning Agreement. ... More...
The Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Lisbon is currently accepting applications from graduates and undergraduates

Aug 9, 2013

Apart from undergraduate courses, this academic center offers Master and PhD Programmes on Biopharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutical and Medicinal Chemistry. The deadline for aplication is on the 26th of August 2013. Information and guidelines on how to apply online Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact: divisao.academica@ff.ul.pt. More...
The European Access Network (EAN) is calling for proposals to host the world congress on access to post-secondary education in 2015

Aug 5, 2013

Organisations/institutions of all kinds can make a proposal but preference will be given to proposals from consortia and for locations outside North America and Europe. ... More...
The University Rovira i Virgili (Spain) launches its programme of grants for researchers

May 31, 2013

The second edition of the Martí i Franquès Programme will be awarding 71 grants to pursue predoctoral and postdoctoral studies at the University Rovira i Virgili (Catalonia, Spain). ... More...
EAN’s 22nd Annual Conference in Collaboration with the Council of Europe (3-5 June, 2013)

May 10, 2013

Globally, participation in higher education has risen substantially. According to the OECD (Education at a Glance 2012) entry rates to university level programmes in OECD countries grew on average by nearly 25 percentage points between 1995 and 2010. This is good news, but fireworks would be premature. ... More...
The São Paulo State's Research Foundation offers 50 grants for foreign students willing to attend the São Paulo Advanced School on Bioorganic Chemistry

Apr 18, 2013

São Paulo Advanced School on Bioorganic Chemistry program will be held at the Institute of Chemistry, campus of Araraquara from June 30th to July 5th. ... More...
Call for submission of candidate works to the family business prize UDEM Adalberto Viesca Sada

Apr 5, 2013

The University of Monterrey, through its Centro de Empresas Familiares, announces the call for submission of works to participate in the Sixth Edition of the Premio UDEM Adalberto Viesca Sada 2013 a la Investigación en Empresas Familiares Latinoamericanas. The jury will select the best 3 research works. The winners will be awarded a diploma, a medal and $2.000 each. ... More...
The University of Almería (Spain) is looking for European, African, Caribbean and Pacific region partner institutions for an Erasmus Mundus project (Action 2 – Strand 1) with Lot 18, ACP countries

Mar 22, 2013

The institution needs EU Higher Education Institutions interested in joining the project (Erasmus Mundus project Action 2 – Strand 1 with Lot 18) and Higher Education Institutions from the Block ACP (Africa, Caribbean and Pacific region). ... More...
The University of Santiago de Compostela (USC) is looking for an external expert within the framework of the selection process project EM PEACE

Mar 21, 2013

The USC sends a call for an expert that will be involved in the selection process of the project Erasmus Mundus PEACE. The incumbent must have extensive expertise on EM projects and selection processes (selection of students, teaching and administrative staff, project management, quality assurance) and able to travel abroad. ... More...
Placement offers at the Technical University of Cartagena (UPCT): Communications and Mathematics/Translation

Mar 18, 2013

The Technical University of Cartagena offers four placements for undergraduate and postgraduate students. The institution is looking for students in the fields of Communications and Mathematics/Translation. Communications Mathematics/Translation: Offer 1: Translation Spanish-English Offer 2: Translation Spanish-Portuguese Offer 3: Translation Spanish-French More...
International Staff Training Week in Cartagena - 2013

Mar 13, 2013

The Polytechnic University of Cartagena (UPCT) is glad to invite you to its International Staff Training Week, which will take place in its premises from 6th to 10th May 2013. The event is designed for staff from UPCT's partner universities (particularly, staff dealing with international relations and exchange programmes) who wish to know more about the host. ... More...
Invitation to SiS Catalyst 3rd Policy-Practice-Interface Conference Wed 24th – Fri 26th April 2013 University of Tartu, Estonia

Mar 11, 2013

“SiS Catalyst: Children as Change Agents” is a four-year project funded by the European Commission under FP7 for Science in Society. As children are the future we must involve them in the decisions of today. At the heart of SiS Catalyst is our target group of children aged 7-14 – the locally defined minorities – who are least likely to progress to higher education in a specific locality. ... More...
The University of Vigo is looking for European partners for a Tempus EXPERES project

Mar 10, 2013

The University of Vigo is looking for European partners for a Tempus EXPERES project that this university is coordinating jointly with the University of Abdelmalek Essaadi Tetouan Morocco. The main objective of the project is to implement a platform for practical work in the distance learning environment remotely. ... More...
UNICollaboration, an online platform aimed at supporting university educators and mobility coordinators to organise and run online intercultural exchanges for their students

Feb 25, 2013

The INTENT project team is happy to announce that the www.unicollaboration.eu platform is now officially open to practitioners from universities around the world. The platform will allow university educators and students mobility coordinators to find partner-classes and resources for their online intercultural exchange projects and initiatives. ... More...
You can now apply to enroll the MA in Humanitarian Action of the University of Malta

Feb 15, 2013

The call for applications is now open and will close on the 23rd of July 2013. The course begins in October 2013. The Masters programme approaches humanitarian and development action from both a practical and an analytical perspective. Students develop the necessary knowledge and skills to critically analyse humanitarian action, and work effectively in the humanitarian and development field. ... More...
EURASHE's 23rd Annual Conference (May 9-10, 2013, Split, Croatia) will be focused on the key features of the Knowledge Triangle

Feb 15, 2013

The 2013 Annual Conference of EURASHE organized under the High Patronage of the President of the Republic of Croatia, takes place at the moment of Croatia's entry into the European Union, precisely when we are celebrating Europe Day (9 May). ... More...
Learn about the latest research results and good practice case studies at the 2013 University-Industry Interaction Conference in Amsterdam, 28th-29th May

Feb 15, 2013

Get set to join over 200 academics, technology transfer professionals, industry representatives, entrepreneurs and policy makers and engage in a rich dialogue over two days at the 2013 University-Industry Interaction Conference in Amsterdam (28th-29th May). ... More...
The University of Lodz invites you to submit your proposal to present at the 9th Lodz East Asia Meeting “Central Europe and East Asia” that will take place on 6-7 June 2013 in Lodz, Poland

Feb 15, 2013

The University of Lodz invites you to submit your papers for the 9th Lodz East Asia Meeting “Central Europe and East Asia” that will take place on 6-7 June 2013 in Lodz, Poland. It will be a great opportunity to share your knowledge, expertise, research and experiences in Poland. ... More...
Post-doctoral research scholarships at the University of Aveiro

Feb 11, 2013

Applications for four post-doctoral research scholarships in the field "Cloud Thinking", at the University of Aveiro, are open until february 20th. ... More...
Department of Mechanical Engineering creates innovative wheelchair at the University of Aveiro

Feb 11, 2013

Daniel Correia, João Batista and Ricardo Pereira, three students of the University of Aveiro’s Integrated Masters’ in Mechanical Engineering received the award Ser Capaz - Investigação e Tecnologia 2012 (Have the ability- Research and Technology 2012), granted by the association «Associação Salvador» with the project «Elevation Wheelchair». ... More...
Register for the INTENT Project workshops on telecollaboration

Feb 5, 2013

Registration is now open for the INTENT project's four European workshops on setting up and running online intercultural exchange projects at university level. This is a great opportunity for university lecturers, mobility officers and those involved in university internationalisation to learn more about how to engage students in telecollaborative projects with classrooms around the globe. ... More...
UNESP launches International programs in Strategic Areas in Brazil

Feb 4, 2013

UNESP is launching a new project called English Programs at UNESP – EPU, approaching five different areas: Agriculture Sciences, Alternative Energy, Biodiversity, Dentistry as well Literature and Linguistics. ... More...
The Leonardo project of the Universitat Jaume I is recognized by the Spanish Ministry of Education as a good practice in mobility of graduates

Feb 4, 2013

The Office for Employability and Work Placements (OIPEP) of the Universitat Jaume I has been awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Education for its project International Work placements for Recent Graduates as good practice for its quality and its contribution to the employability of the participants. ... More...
International Conference “In Search of Excellence in Higher Education”

Feb 4, 2013

The conference will evolve around the promotion of excellence in higher education and two core themes will comprise challenges of implementing quality management systems as faced by higher education institutions and ways to intensify stakeholder, and in particular business, involvement in continuous improvement of study quality. ... More...
Walk the Talk of Excellence

Feb 4, 2013

Dr. Karl J. Koller, the Managing Director of the Institute for Total Quality Management, Zurich (Switzerland), is inviting you to the training Lean Project Management / Quality Improvement Methods and Technique” on 13th March 2013, and to the EFQM Leaders for Excellence Training on 15-16th March 2013. ... More...
The University Rovira i Virgili (Spain) presents its offer of summer courses

Feb 4, 2013

The URV would like to share with you the information related to their Study Abroad offer (courses for international students) for summer 2013. ... More...
Invitation by EAN to dinner and attend a seminar in the framework of “SiS Catalyst: Children as Change Agents” Project

Feb 1, 2013

The European Access Network (EAN) has the pleasure in inviting the CGU members to Dinner on 27th and Policy Briefing Seminar on 28th February 2013 to be held at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. RSVP: m.f.lee@roehampton.ac.uk no later than Friday 8 February 2013. ... More...
You can now send your applications to enroll the REAL (for Research, Explore, And Learn) Summer Programs offered by the University of Cantabria

Feb 1, 2013

The University of Cantabria through its Vice-rectorate for Internationalization, offers the REAL (for Research, Explore, And Learn) Summer Programs, centered on the academic and research offer of its most prestigious Research Institutes, to offer international undergraduate students the possibility to combine an exciting study abroad experience with hands-on research practice led by renowned ... More...
Are you eager to learn Spanish and visit some of the most emblematic cities in Mexico? Universidad de Monterrey (UDEM) Summer Programs

Jan 31, 2013

The Universidad de Monterrey (UDEM) and the Universidad Marista de Merida invite you to their joint Spanish and Mexican Culture Total Immersion Summer Program. Participants will not only learn and practice their Spanish, but will also immerse themselves in different cultures and unique lifestyles. ... More...
EAN's First World Congress on Access to Post-Secondary Education: Connecting the Unconnected (Montreal, 8-10 October 2013)

Jan 31, 2013

The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki Moon, has said that interventions on a global scale are now needed to increase participation in primary and secondary schooling around the world. We believe the same is true for post-school education. Although the number of people participating in post-secondary education around the world has risen, many continue to face obstacles to successful participation. ... More...
Apply for exchange mobility to Israel through EMAIL project

Jan 29, 2013

Masaryk University (Czech Republic) would like to invite your students and staff to apply for exchange mobility to one of the partner institutions in Israel through our project EMAIL. EMAIL is an Erasmus Mundus Action II project coordinated by Masaryk University, scholarships are offered for Target Group II in the master’s, doctoral, post-doctoral and staff levels. ... More...
February 1: Deadline for submitting your presentation proposals for CONAHEC's 15th North American HE Conference

Jan 29, 2013

Stakeholders interested in international higher education collaboration are invited to submit presentation proposals for CONAHEC's 15th North American Higher Education Conference. CONAHEC's conference "Towards a Sustainable Future: The Role of International Education" will take place from May 1-3, 2013 in one of Canada's greenest cities, Edmonton, Alberta. ... More...
The University of Minho (UMinho) will be offering its International Week from the 13th to the 17th June 2011

Nov 28, 2012

This training week, which will be mainly held in the Campus of Gualtar, in Braga, will be mostly directed to administrative or teaching staff dealing with international cooperation issues and exchange programmes. ... More...
Summer courses at the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas (Madrid, Spain)

Nov 16, 2012

In 2013, the Universidad Pontificia de Comillas will again offer a high-quality summer session in Spanish Language and Culture, which will take place from May 20 to June 14, 2013, in Madrid, Spain. The deadline for application is May 6. ... More...
The Arab Spring of UNINETTUNO

Nov 15, 2012

A degree award ceremony took place in the premises of the Helwan University, in Cairo, for 53 Egyptian students who graduated at distance in Information and Communication Technologies Engineering at the International Telematic University UNINETTUNO. ... More...