African Network for Internationalization of Education (ANIE)

6th ANIE Annual Conference

7th – 9th October 2015 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
(in collaboration with Open University of Tanzania)
From the MDGs to SDGs:   The contributions of international higher education.

The year 2015 marks the deadline set for achieving the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs). It is time to take stock of the ...

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Workshops

African Network for Internationalization of Education (ANIE)

On 7th October 2015, preceding the 6th ANIE Conference, we will hold two parallel workshops aimed at equipping different stakeholders and practitioners on internationalization in Africa with best practices and enhanced knowledge in their respective areas of operation. Participation in each workshop will cost $50 and separate from the conference fees. The information on each workshop is below. Each workshop will register a maximum of 35 participants. To sign up for these workshop by registering through sec@anienetwork.org

Workshop 1: Professionalizing International Offices in African Universities

Internationalization is a growing phenomenon whose realities and impacts on higher education is an urgent priority. African universities have mainly responded to internationalization in an adhoc way. Part of this has been due to the fact that most African universities have not established international offices. Those who have done so, have not adequately prepared the staff in the international offices for the demands of internationalization. Globally institutions of higher education and the related ministries have increasingly recognized the need of internationalization of higher…Read More →

Workshop 2: Internationalization of the Curriculum

In today’s world, internationalization of a university means far more then inter- institutional partnerships. It is a vital aspect of how we teach, learn and relate in a world characterized by global challenges and opportunities. Internationalization of the curriculum and the learning experiences that come thereof, is therefore an integral and important aspect of internationalization of a university. It can refer to activities such as study abroad, foreign language courses, interdisciplinary or area programs, or the provision of programs or courses with international,, intercultural or comparative focus. It is important in broadening the minds of students and preparing them as multicultural global citizens in an increasingly dynamic and multicultural world…Read More →