News with tag 'Commonwealth'

Date: 12/12/2017

Education ministers will consider the role of universities in combating climate change and building resilience, as part of discussions at the Tags: development, Commonwealth, education

Date: 11/12/2017

A new partnership between the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) will see the two organisations joining forces to support new multinational initiatives in teaching, training, ...

Date: 30/11/2017

A new partnership agreement between the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) and the Council for At-Risk Academics (Cara) will help academics at risk to find refuge throughout the Commonwealth. 

On Wednesday 29 November ...

Date: 22/11/2017

'How can higher education meet the changing needs of employment?'

This was the question delegates sought to answer at the third

Date: 31/10/2017

The ACU is pleased to announce the recipients of this year's round of ACU Titular Fellowships. Awarded to university staff and academics from across our diverse membership, these fellowships provide opportunities for individuals to visit ...

Date: 12/10/2017

The ACU welcomes today’s announcement by the UK government of a new programme of Commonwealth Rutherford Fellowships. The fellowships – announced by the Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research and Innovation – ...

Date: 10/10/2017

Marking the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor of Western University as Chair of ACU Council, the Secretary General of the ACU made her first official visit to Canada last week to strengthen ties with local stakeholders and discuss ...

Date: 02/10/2017

ACU member institution Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore is offering four fully-funded Commonwealth PhD Scholarships.

Announcing the new scholarships, NTU Associate Provost (Graduate Education), Professor Yue ...

Date: 18/09/2017

A new partnership between the Commonwealth Secretariat and the Association of Commonwealth Universities will boost the impact of international higher education on social and economic development initiatives across member countries.

The ...

Date: 18/08/2017

The 2017 ACU Summer School saw over 40 students from 27 member universities – including Chevening and Commonwealth Scholars – take part in an action-packed week of workshops, lectures, field trips, and group work projects at Bath ...

Date: 02/08/2017

The 2017 ACU Summer School, which runs from Saturday 5th August to Sunday 13th August, will bring together students from across the ...

Date: 31/05/2017

The ACU is pleased to announce that the University of Malta is now offering two Commonwealth Master's Scholarships to students ...

Date: 08/05/2017

On Thursday 4 April, Dr Shadreck Chirikure, Associate Professor in the Department of Archaeology at the University of Cape Town, gave the annual ACU Lecture at Linacre College.

Dr Chirikure gave a fascinating talk titled "Was the ...

Date: 24/04/2017

The University of Gibraltar is the latest institution to offer a Commonwealth Scholarship, which was Tags: Europe, Commonwealth, education, scholarships

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: 02/02/2017

Senior academics and administrators from faith-based universities came together this week to highlight the importance of working together to promote interfaith respect across the Commonwealth.

A three-day ACU seminar brought together ...

Date: 10/01/2017

The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is pleased to announce that Dr Joanna Newman has been appointed as the next Secretary General of the organisation.

Joanna, currently Vice-Principal (International) of Tags: Executive Heads, Commonwealth, ACU Council, membership

Date: 09/12/2016

Earlier this year, the ACU Gender Programme introduced grants to help member universities organise workshops to promote gender equity in higher ...

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