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4 January 2023

AUN-QA Special Feature: The AUN Executive Director Announces Line-up for 2023 at the 311th AUN-QA PA at Ton Duc Thang University

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Patitin Lertnaikiat, AUN Programme Officer
AUN Secretariat Executive Director, Dr. Choltis Dhirathiti, announced key projects for AUN at the 311th AUN-QA Programme Assessment at Ton Duc Thang University. 2023 will be an exciting year for AUN and ASEAN Higher Education as the wheels once again start turning in full motion after the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and shifting up another gear with plenty of high impact projects lined up throughout the year.
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29 September 2022

13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting and 37th AUN-BOT Meeting successfully held in Vientiane, Lao PDR

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Chanya Chinsukserm, AUN Programme Officer
The 37th ASEAN University Network Board of Trustees Meeting and the 13th ASEAN University Network Rectors’ Meeting, hosted by the National University of Laos and co-hosted by AUN Secretariat, were held on 27 - 28 September 2022 in Vientiane, Laos PDR. During the 13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting, 11 Presidents, Rectors, Vice Chancellors, and more than 50 representatives from 28 AUN Member Universities across 10 ASEAN Countries participated in the Meeting to discuss and share their good practices, analyses, initiatives, and recommendations on AUN-related projects, programs, and activities.
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11 August 2022

AUN-QA’s Official Meetings in Viet Nam Series #1: Ministry of Education and Training

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Chanya Chinsukserm, AUN Programme Officer
On the morning of 20 July 2022, the official meeting was held between the AUN-QA team led by Dr. Choltis Dhirathiti, the Executive Director of the AUN, and the guest of honour – Assoc. Prof. Hoang Minh Son, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Education and Training, alongside the representatives from Higher Education Department and Viet Nam Education Management Agency (VQA) under the Ministry.
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4 August 2022

AUN-QA’s meetings with stakeholders: Exploring current QA prospects in Viet Nam

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Chanya Chinsukserm, AUN Programme Officer
As the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) issued the Decision on recognising quality assurance activities of the AUN-QA in Vietnam, the AUN-QA has taken the opportunity to organise official on-site meetings with stakeholder organisations and partnered universities in Vietnam during 17 - 22 July 2022. The objective of this visit was to discuss the prospects of QA direction, share recent updates on QA development in the ASEAN region, and discuss further on possible collaboration in Viet Nam.
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30 June 2022

Announcing ASEAN Representatives for 2022 ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit!

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Noppanun Sookping, AUN Programme Officer
The application process for 2022 ASEAN-Korea Youth Summit has been closed! Thank you so much for the overwhelming interest and support for this huge platform to connect young talents and representatives from Korea and the ASEAN region. You can find the listing of successful ASEAN representatives to this year's Summit here.
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18 May 2022

AUN-QA and MyQAN connect in promoting Higher Education quality assurance in Malaysia

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Noppanun Sookping, AUN Programme Officer
AUN-QA, in collaboration with MyQAN, organised “AUN-QA An Introduction of Potentials and Prospects” virtually on 12 May 2022, 9.00-10.30 AM (GMT+7). The event garnered 61 attendees from MyQAN Member universities, public and private universities in Malaysia.
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27 January 2023

13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting: Singapore Management University’s Approaches towards Interdisciplinary Education and Research

Prof. Lily Kong, President of Singapore Management University (SMU) delivered her meaningful speech delving into the second agenda “Interdisciplinarity and the Future of ASEAN Higher Education” and explained the SMU’s approaches towards interdisciplinary education and research which deliberately pave the ways for young people to make significant impacts and stipulate the work of universities to improve the lives and livelihoods of local and global communities.
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27 January 2023

The Making of the First Ever International Master in Human Development in the ASEAN Region

Currently, the Department of Anthropology and Sociology, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Universiti Malaya is in the process of coordinating the first International Master in Human Development in the Southeast Asia region. This Master’s programme is a collaboration between the Universiti of Malaya (UM) and the ASEAN University Network (AUN), with support from the ASEAN Human Development Organisation (AHDO).
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19 January 2023

The Second Agenda from the 13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting: Interdisciplinary and the Future of ASEAN Higher Education

In the long-standing series of articles from the 13th AUN Rectors’ Meeting, begins the second agenda, “Interdisciplinary and the Future of ASEAN Higher Education”, looking at how interdisciplinarity and data strategies could play the key roles in driving forward the achievements of high impact university mission and creating a better future of higher education in ASEAN. Three professors from some of the most prestigious ASEAN universities came to share their experiences and practices from their own institutions.
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20 October 2022

The 12th ASED Meeting, 6th ASEAN+3 EMM, 6th EAS EMM and related Senior Officials Meetings on Education at Hanoi, Viet Nam

The 17th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Education (SOM-ED) was conducted on 11 October 2022, followed by further meetings regarding ASEAN education throughout 4 days. This year, the location of the meetings were at Hanoi, Viet Nam with the theme, “Joint efforts to reimagine learning and building resilience of education systems in ASEAN and beyond in the new context”.
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29 September 2022

AUN-EEC Conference 2022 “Ecological Education and Culture: Looking Back, Looking Forward”

The ASEAN University Network on Ecological Education and Culture (AUN-EEC), together with Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) and the University of the Philippine Diliman (UPD), spearheaded an AUN-EEC annual conference via Zoom. The conference entitled “Ecological Education and Culture: Looking Back, Looking Forward” transpired from September 14 to 15, 2022. The conference intended to bring together experts from all over ASEAN universities to elucidate discourses on sustainable practices, ecological education, and youth advocacy on climate justice toward the ‘new normal’.
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18 August 2022

Video documenting the ASEAN Master in Sustainability Management’s success released today!

The ASEAN University Network is proud to showcase the exceptional video recording success of the pioneer programme “ASEAN Master in Sustainability Management”. Referring to the mission assigned to the AUN Secretariat team to document the achievement of the ASEAN Master in Sustainability Management at Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Indonesia – Today the video production capturing every aspect of its successfulness has been released on AUN Secretariat Youtube platform, through https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NLs0NWH4v34