28 avril 2019

EAIE Winter Forum: The internationalisation research agenda

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Here’s a fun exercise: put the word “research” through Google’s search engine function and prepare to have your mind slightly blown. In 0.37 seconds, some 4.72 billion results are identified! Clearly, there’s a lot out there on ‘research’ – with some resources attempting to define exactly what research is and others presenting the results of investigative exercises that provide examples of how research can be conducted and the wide array of findings that can be generated. In the age of the knowledge economy/society, data is vital and research generates crucial insights. More...

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09 avril 2019

Integrating internationalised learning outcomes

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The European Parliament has been calling for “better defined internationalised learning outcomes” since the publication of its study ‘Internationalisation of higher education’ in 2015. However, learning outcomes – or, more correctly, intended learning outcomes – do not enjoy great popularity with academics. More...

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Internationalisation Gap Between Europe and Western Asia

Universities around the world have become increasingly concerned with internationalisation over the last few years. This is in part a consequence of the growth of global and regional rankings, some of which include international students, international faculty, inbound and outbound exchange students, or international research collaboration among their indicators. More...

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03 mars 2019

Frugal Internationalization: The Indian Way

Prime Minister Modi is facing the challenge of re-election in May and has launched the Leadership for Academicians Program, which underlines the importance of international training for faculty in academic and administrative leadership. More...

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14 février 2019

10 mistakes to avoid in implementing a strategic internationalisation plan

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There is plenty of information available on drafting a good strategic internationalisation plan (SIP). We can easily find resources on how to write one, methodologies to follow, benchmarking and inspiration from other institutions, and even consultants to come in and assist your institution in this important endeavour. More...

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Advancing Internationalisation at Home: 5 key insights

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More than 150 participants from 24 countries gathered at The Hague University of Applied Sciences for the Spotlight Seminar on Internationalisation at Home (IaH), on 28–29 November 2018. The Seminar kicked off with an early visit from the Dutch Sinterklaas (Saint Nicholas), that international bishop of all times, who visits families at home bearing gifts and treats. More...

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29 janvier 2019

The Importance of an Institutional Internationalization Policy

International engagement provides valuable learning and research opportunities and important potential for mutual benefit to its participants. Most universities today opt to be internationally engaged despite the complications and risks. That said, they are not always adequately prepared. More...

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21 janvier 2019

Ontario sets out internationalisation strategy

By Viggo Stacey. Ontario’s government has set out its postsecondary education strategy 2018 which education providers are expected to meet over the next three years. More...

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09 janvier 2019

Global attraction – Spain’s internationalisation between charm and challenges

By The PIE News team. “The internationalisation of the Spanish education system since Spain first joined the European Union cannot be denied,” states Alfonso Díaz Segura, head of International Relations at Universidad Cardenal Herrera CEU in Valencia. More...

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07 janvier 2019

Sweden develops new HE internationalisation strategy

By Claudia Civinini. “Sweden must improve its capacity to receive foreign expertise”. That is the finding of a government inquiry tasked to develop a new internationalisation strategy for Sweden’s higher education system. More...

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