Edition 209 - September 2018

News from ACA

Mobility-migration nexus: policies, practices, discourses and evidence 9 November 2018, Brussels

  ACA’s upcoming European Policy Seminar (EPS) will address the complex area of m... (+more)

GREET Peer Learning Activity in Brussels

On 24-25 September the consortium of ACA, DAAD and EDUFI ran the first major of activity of the GREE... (+more)

European Policy

Update on the Erasmus+ Virtual Exchanges

On 18 September 2018, the European Commission – DG Education and Culture, EACEA and the EVE proj... (+more)

cOAlition S

  With scientific discoveries increasingly growing, the need to universalise the research fi... (+logon/subscribe for more)

National Education and the Global Context

The Netherlands: Spreek je Nederlands?

ACA has a track record in researching English-medium instruction. In the publications, from 2002, 20... (+more)

Denmark – reverting on internationalisation?

In parallel to growing skepticism in the Netherlands about the blessings of English-medium instruc... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Ontario's new policy on speech: To Speak or not to Speak?

Ontario’s Progressive Conservative Party held the promise they made during their election campai... (+logon/subscribe for more)

QS Global MBA Rankings 2019 and US MBA Ranking

Late September was ranking time. Not only did THEd come out with the results of their 14th annual ... (+logon/subscribe for more)

World University Ranking – is Asia closing in?

In many respects, the THE's World University Ranking offers 'more of the same' of what we have w... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Germany: ‘eternal students’ become a threatened species

According to a survey conducted by the German higher education think tank CHE, the introduction of... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Formal degree recognition between the UK and Argentina

 A historical event of great importance for Higher Education took place in Argentina earlier th... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Gemany: Federal budget and a new round in the ‘excellence initiative’

On 13 September 2018, Minister Anja Karlicek presented her proposal for the 2019 budget in the ‘... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Public Tenders and Calls for Proposals in the EU


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


This call is meant to facilitate trans-national co-operation between European and national initiativ... (+logon/subscribe for more)


This call aims to further intensify the services provided by the EURAXESS Service Centers by expandi... (+logon/subscribe for more)


The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) invites experts for the purpose of evaluatio... (+logon/subscribe for more)


Courtois A. Higher education and Brexit. Current European perspectives. UCL – Centre of Global Higher Education, 2018.ISBN:9789264303393.Pages:460.

We are embarrassed that we missed out on this publication when it first appeared in February 2018.... (+more)

Education at a Glance 2018 is out

In September, the OECD published the 2018 version of its legendary data collection Education at a ... (+more)


ACA events

25 October 2018Western Balkans higher education contact seminarPodgorica, MontenegroMore information... (+more)


6-8 October 2018Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities 32nd Annual Conference Champi... (+more)