News with tag 'Africa'

Date: 09/04/2019

Hosted in collaboration with the University of Ibadan from 2-4 April, the latest Developing the Next Generation of ...

Date: 25/03/2019

Delivered in partnership with Universities South Africa (USAf), this two-day symposium brought together academics and policymakers from across Africa to identify new approaches to supporting early career researchers.

An illuminating ...

Date: 28/01/2019

The Research Methodology and Design for Business Course, developed by Makerere University, Uganda, is the first course to launch as part of the ACU-managed Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning (PEBL), which is part of the UK-Aid ...

Date: 06/12/2018

The Association of Commonwealth Universities was pleased to co-host – alongside the British Council – a delegation of vice-chancellors from Ghana from 26-29 November.

Throughout their visit, the VCs and university ...

Date: 15/11/2018

Last month, representatives from 20 higher education institutions across sub-Saharan Africa came together in Accra, Ghana, to celebrate the success of the CIRCLE ...

Date: 22/08/2018

“Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development.”  Tags: Africa, Ghana, education, scholarships, Leaders

Date: 20/08/2018

The Association of Commonwealth Universities is pleased to announce that the next ACU Summer School will be held at the University of Mauritius from 14-21 July 2019.

The theme of the 2019 Summer School is ‘Public Health: from ...

Date: 02/07/2018

The ACU Course in University Administrative Practice aims to provide administrative staff with tools to implement projects that benefit students at their home institutions. Last year, delegates from universities in Nigeria, Ghana, Malawi, and ...

Date: 26/06/2018

On 31 May-1 June our Secretary General Dr Joanna Newman attended the 6th annual Research and Innovation Dialogue of Universities of South Africa. The event attracted 80 delegates from international universities, councils and ...

Date: 18/05/2018

The ACU's work supporting early career researchers specialising in climate change in sub-Saharan Africa has been boosted, with a one-year extension for the CIRCLE ...

Date: 26/04/2018

The closing date for this opportunity is drawing near. Applications for the fellowship must be submitted by Sunday 6 May. 

Who can apply?

Professional and academic staff from Tags: Africa, Fellowships

Date: 09/03/2018

This year, the University of Malta is offering four Master's scholarships to students from Ghana and Nigeria through the ...

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: 06/11/2017

The ACU is leading an innovative new project – Partnership for Enhanced and Blended Learning (PEBL) – designed to address the critical staff shortages facing universities in east Africa, while improving outcomes for students.

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: 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: 21/10/2016

'HR steps up' saw participants from 21 countries come together for the ACU's seventh Human Resources Management (HRM) Network Conference, ...

Date: 13/09/2016

On Monday 12 September, the ACU and the University of Nairobi convened an international conference, focusing on the SDGs and ...

Date: 16/08/2016

This week over 40 students from 14 different countries will discuss how universities should implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as they convene at the University of Rwanda for the ACU Commonwealth Summer School 2016.

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