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Global survey on Internationalization

In April 2014 the IAU published the report of the IAU 4th Global Survey on Internationalization of Higher Education

Each such reports provides a unique analysis of global and regional level data on trends and developments in the field of international higher education and related policymaking. The IAU Global Survey reports have become an invaluable resource for anyone working on or interested in internationalization of higher education.

International Handbook of universities

The International Handbook of Universities was first published in 1959 in response to the growing demand for authoritative information about higher education institutions. It has grown considerably over the years in both the quantity and quality of entries, and includes higher education institutions that offer at least post-graduate degrees and/or four-year professional diplomas. It is published every year. The next edition is due to be released in e format and in print on demand in 2018.

Higher Education Policy journal

Higher Education Policy (HEP) , published quarterly, is an international peer-reviewed journal for advancing scholarly understanding of the policy process applied to higher education through the publication of original analyses, both theoretical and practice-based, the focus of which may range from case studies of developments in individual institutions to policy making at systems and at national level. Through this journal the International Association of Universities wishes to strengthen the exchange between scholarship and issues of practical administrative concern within the perspective of the disciplines that contribute to the study of this field - anthropology, history, economics, public administration, political science, government, law, sociology, philosophy, psychology, policy analysis and the sociology of organisations.

The editorial board encompasses international experts in higher education.

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OTHER PUBLICATIONS
Higher Education in ASEAN

On the occasion of the IAU 15th General Conference (Bangkok, November 2016), a booklet entitled Higher Education in ASEAN was published. It showcases the higher education systems and institutions in the 10 ASEAN countries and provides a quick and comparable overview of the Higher Education landscape in the region.

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Higher Education Paving the Way to Sustainable Development: A Global Perspective

The IAU launched the report of its 2016 global survey on Higher Education and Research for Sustainable Development (HESD).

With this publication, the International Association of Universities underlines the key role higher education plays in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). By sharing knowledge and promoting international cooperation, the IAU aims at supporting and inspiring higher education leaders to develop HESD strategies. The findings of this publication are based on an IAU survey conducted in 2016, in which 120 higher education institutions worldwide took part. The results underline that universities are involved in sustainable development and integrate it in their strategic development plans. However, there is still room for progress. In the publication, you will find inspiring sustainability initiatives undertaken by IAU Members worldwide.

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IAU HORIZONS

Published twice a year, the magazine features IAU Activities, upcoming events and specific projects the IAU has undertaken; IAU Collaboration and Networking; Membership News; New Publications; and a global Calendar of Events. Each issue is also devoted to a special ’In Focus’ topic of interest and debate for the higher education community worldwide. IAU Horizons is available in English, in paper format and electronically.


IAU Horizons, vol. 22, no. 1, 2017
Focus on CORRUPTION IN HIGHER EDUCATION

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IAU LYNX

IAU Lynx, launched in February 2017, provides you with a wide range of information on higher education developments around the world and keeps you updated on the work of the International Association of Universities. It is the new and updated version of our former renowned electronic newsletter, the IAU E-bulletin.

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