Edition 200 - December 2017

News from ACA

Ho, Ho, Ho! Santa brings you the dates and themes of ACA’s 2018 events!

In 2018 ACA is planning various international events, continuing its long-... (+more)

2017 in rearview mirror: future reflections

Embracing the old and the new that 2018 will bring, ACA and the ACA Secretariat would like to acknow... (+more)

Innovation and entrepreneurship – promising examples in Hungarian higher education

On 29 November 2017 a new report on “Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Higher Educatio... (+more)

Archimedes Foundation has a new board member

The supervisory board of Archimedes Foundation (AF) appointed Hanno Tomberg as the new member of the... (+more)

Franco-German Fellowship Programme on Climate, Energy and Earth System Research meets with great international response

The first selection phase of the Franco-German Fellowship Programme under the French Initiative &quo... (+more)

News from Norway: SIU, Norgesuniversitetet and PKU will merge into one

The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU), the Norwegian Agency for Digi... (+more)

6th International Conference DAMAI 'Day of Academic Mobility and Internationalisation' organised by SAIA

On 30 November, ACA member SAIA (Slovak Academic Information Agency) hosted the 6th international co... (+more)

European Policy

European Council adopts conclusions on Brexit and sets new priorities

In the last European Council, held on 14 and 15 December, some important decisions were taken. Among... (+more)

National Education and the Global Context

Germany reaches enrolment target ahead of schedule

Germany has surpassed its long-term target of hosting 350,000 international students by 2020 th... (+more)

Call for applications for scholarship studies in Hungary

The new application round for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Programme is now open for studie... (+logon/subscribe for more)

European Commission refers Hungary to the Court of Justice of the EU

On 7 December 2017 the European Commission (EC) decided to refer Hungary to the Court of Justice of ... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Public Tenders and Calls for Proposals in the EU

Call for proposal: EACEA/28/2017 – Key Action 3: Support for policy reform — Initiatives for Policy Innovation

European policy experimentations under ‘Erasmus+ Key Action 3 (Support for policy reform) — Init... (+more)

Call for proposals: EAC/S37/2017 - Framework Partnership Agreement with a European policy network in the field of key competences

The call aims to support an EU-wide network of relevant organisations to promote co-operation and th... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposals: EAC/S36/2017 - Framework Partnership Agreement with a European policy network on teachers and school leaders

The call aims to support a Europe-wide network of relevant organisations to promote co-operation and... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposal Erasmus+: Capacity building in the field of higher education

The new call for proposal of the Erasmus+ programme has been published on 25 October.  What is... (+logon/subscribe for more)

EAC/A05/2017 Erasmus+ Programme

Total budget: EUR 2 490,9 million  Education and Training: EUR 2 253,2 millionYouth: EUR 188,2... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposals: MSCA-RISE-2018 - Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange

The RISE scheme promotes international and cross-sector collaboration through exchanging research an... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions research fellowship – Innovative Training Networks (ITN)

Innovative Training Networks (ITN) supports competitively selected joint research training and/or do... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Science4Refugees: the call opened

The Science4Refugees initiative is directed towards researchers/scientists with refugee background, ... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Publications

Erasmus+ 2016 annual report

On 30 November, in conjunction with the celebrations of the Erasmus’ 30th birthday, the Erasmus+ a... (+more)

Education in Chile (OECD report)

At the request of the government of Chile, the OECD has conducted a review to identify key changes i... (+more)

Quality in Undergraduate Education

McLean M., Abbas A., Ashwin P. Quality in Undergraduate Education - How Powerful Knowledge Disrupts ... (+more)

The Future Agenda for Internationalization in Higher Education

Proctor D., Rumbley L., The Future Agenda for Internationalization in Higher Education, Routledge 20... (+more)

Economic Contribution of the LERU Universities

This study assesses how the 23 LERU (League of European Research Universities) located in 12 countri... (+more)

Conferences

ACA events 9 February 2018EPS1 – What’s new in Brussels?Brussels, BelgiumMore information 27 A... (+more)