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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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3 November 2022

The Story of “Continued Improvement”: AUN-QA Aiming For the Delivery of the Best Training Experience

This article will be breaking down significant changes that play a crucial role in pushing the AUN-QA training programme towards the best version of itself. The AUN Secretariat is bringing you through the story of AUN-QA's commitment to continuous improvement—the mission of moving forwards with insightful, innovative, and cutting-edge structure. With the Guide to AUN-QA Programme Assessment Version 4.0 launched last year, let us read on further to find out about AUN-QA Tier-1 Training’s newest improvements.
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27 October 2022

Inspiring Experiences Captured from the First Onsite Training Course for Accomplishing Programme Assessment, Version 4.0 (Batch 9)

“This training exceeds my expectation” – Dr. Jose Paolo Y. Mack, a participant of the Training Course for Accomplishing Programme Assessment (Batch 9). Today’s article presents the interview captured both reflection and impression of participants and trainers on the return to onsite training in Version 4.0.
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27 October 2022

Spotlight of Agendas Presented in the 17th SOM-ED and 12th SOM-ED+3 Meeting

The 17th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Education (SOM-ED) was convened on 11 October 2022, followed by the 12th ASEAN Plus Three Senior Officials Meeting on Education (SOM-ED+3) on 12 October 2022. The agendas presented by the AUN Secretariat at the 17th SOM-ED meeting were the results of the 37th AUN Board of Trustees Meeting and the progress of ASEAN Master in Sustainability Management Programme. Subsequently, the updates on regional Projects and Activities in support of the ASEAN Work Plan of Education (AWPE) 2021-2025 and the ASEAN Plus Three Plan of Action (APT PoA) on Education 2018-2025 were presented during the 12th SOM-ED+3 Meeting.
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27 October 2022

Japan-ASEAN Online Program Toward SDGs, opening up the new era of multilateral collaboration by Okayama University, SUN/SixERS, and AUN

The Japan-ASEAN online program toward UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) jointly organized by Okayama University, SUN/SixERS, and AUN held from 11 - 14 October 2022, successfully gathered over 70 participants from all across the ASEAN region and Japan. The success of the event is wholly attributed to the exemplary learning design and the cross-border platform that allow for insightful interaction among students and educators from different countries, backgrounds, educational expertise, and world views to become excellent citizens of the 21st century.
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27 October 2022

37th AUN-BOT Meeting: EURAXESS Supports Researchers Worldwide

During the 37th AUN-BOT Meeting, Dr. Jenny Elmaco, a representative from EURAXESS, introduced an overview of considerable calls and opportunities for worldwide researchers from EURAXESS, Horizon Europe, and the European Research Council. This article will outline these three significant platforms and share some of the highlights from Dr. Jenny Elmaco's presentation in order to forward such extraordinary opportunities for researchers in ASEAN.
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27 October 2022

Researchers and Experts from the UK and ASEAN +3 Gathered at UK-SEA PEER Concluding Hybrid Conference

On 10 October 2022, the UK-Southeast Asia Partnerships and Exchanges Baseline Research (UK-SEA PEER), in partnership with researchers from Nanyang Technological University of Singapore, Lingnan University of Hong Kong, Fukuyama City University of Japan, SEAMEO Centre for Vocational and Technical Education and Training, Chulalongkorn University, the Asia-Europe Foundation, and ASEAN University Network (AUN), hosted a hybrid conference and a roundtable dialogue discussion on the past, current, and future of the UK-SEA research partnerships under the theme of “Co-creating Alternative and Sustainable Futures of UK-East Asia Partnerships.” A lot of participants from different universities and research institutions from the United Kingdom and ASEAN+3 countries gathered to learn more about the current state of research and innovation and how they can integrate, reorient, and align the existing agreements, as well as their visions, into the ongoing and future research and innovation partnerships.