News with tag 'Asia'

Date: 11/10/2018

The role of universities in combating the effects of climate change was in the spotlight today, as ACU Chief Executive and Secretary General Dr Joanna Newman addressed government ministers at the Tags: collaboration, Asia, Commonwealth, Dr Joanna Newman, climate change, sustainability

Date: 05/10/2018

Universities from across the Commonwealth will gather in the Pacific region over the next few weeks to discuss their contribution to critical issues, as two new ACU Policy Networks are convened.

The Tags: Asia, Commonwealth, Australia, membership, Dr Joanna Newman, climate change, sustainability

Date: 25/07/2018

UK-India collaboration in higher education is in the spotlight this week, as Sam Gyimah the UK's minster for Minister for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation visits India to meet with ministers, innovators and entrepreneurs. The ...

Date: 04/05/2018

The final day of Going Global saw delegates look to what the future holds for higher education. Bringing together conversations on social responsibility, the importance of partnerships, academic mobility and how research is vital to achieving ...

Date: 02/05/2018

ACU member universities have been busy showcasing how they are already creating 21st century skills and knowledge through innovative research, international mobility and partnerships on the first day of Going Global 2018.

Date: 23/06/2017

Now more than ever, universities are expected to produce graduates who leave university with independent, creative and analytical thinking skills.

On Friday 16 June 2017, the ACU and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Date: 03/04/2017

The ACU recently received a boost to the work of the Gender Programme, thanks to a charitable gift of £2,500 from

Date: 01/11/2016

The first Martha Farrell Memorial Fellow, Mohammad Mojibur Rahman, Associate Professor at the University of Dhaka's Institute of ...

Date: 05/08/2016

The ACU is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 ACU Titular Fellowships. These awards provide academics from various disciplines with the opportunity to visit prestigious institutions across the Commonwealth between October 2016 and ...

Date: 21/04/2016

‘Universities should take active responsibility for acts of ragging and gender-based violence amongst students and staff’, said the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, The Honorable Ranil Wickremesinghe, in opening a joint conference ...

Date: 09/03/2016

The ACU is proud to announce the launch of the Martha Farrell Memorial Fellowship, an ACU Titular Fellowship specifically aimed at combatting ...

Date: 22/01/2016

On Tuesday, Datin Ir Dr Siti Hamisah binti Tapsir, the Deputy Director General of the Malaysian government's Ministry of Higher Education, delivered an engaging

Date: 17/08/2015

The Women in Higher Education Management: Breaking the Glass Ceiling workshop, organised by the ACU in partnership with Tags: training, Executive Heads, conference, collaboration, Asia, gender mainstreaming

Date: 08/07/2015

The ACU is delighted to announce that five of its member institutions have been selected as University Impact Champions as part of the Tags: Africa, Asia, Commonwealth, social justice, Canada

Date: 22/01/2014

The fourth Commonwealth Summer School, organised by the ACU, will invite delegates to consider global food security when it convenes at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus from 17-23 August 2014.

The Summer School provides a ...

Date: 27/03/2013

Professor Graeme Hugo, Director of the Australian Population and Migration Research Centre at the University of Adelaide, has called for new approaches to be considered to facilitate development-friendly models of migration for academic staff, ...

Date: 02/07/2012

Publishers have been urged to look beyond ‘flagship’ universities and research institutes in developing countries to support national research and library consortia.

The 2012 Publishers for Development conference, held in ...