September 25, 2017

SEAMEO-Australia Education Links Award 2013 – Call for Entries

The SEAMEO-Australia Education Links Award provides recognition and financial assistance worth AUD$10,000 to a project or proposal that demonstrates effective and inspiring efforts of individuals, groups of people, education institutions or organizations to improve education cooperation and linkages across the SEAMEO region and between SEAMEO Member Countries and Australia.

Eligible entries should present examples of education-related initiatives (either ongoing or proposed) which are implemented or to be implemented in Southeast Asia and with participation of a country or countries in Southeast Asia and Australia. Samples of entries could include capacity development for teachers, support for development of curriculum and educational materials, research consortium, advocacy and networking, media collaboration, community-based development work, and others. For more information please visit :

www.seameo.org/seameo-australia-award

SEAMEO_Australia Education Links Award 2013_Call for Entries.pdf

SEAMEO-Australia Education Links Award 2013_Application Form.doc

The 6th SEAMEO RIHED Study Visit Programme on University Research Management in the UK

Join Executives from Regional Universities
The 6th SEAMEO RIHED Study Visit Programme on University Research Management in the UK: Learn Best Practices at the World-class Universities

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The 6th SEAMEO RIHED Study Visit Programme on University Research Management in the UK: Learn Best Practices at the World-class Universities is scheduled to be held during 14-21 October 2012. Higher education policy makers from government agencies and university executives in Southeast Asian countries are warmly welcomed to join in the study visit programme.
The Study Visit Programme aims to empower higher education institutions in a globalised education world and enhance harmonised atmosphere of diverse higher education system in the region. After the programme, the participants would gain an insight view on the provided topics to enhance the universities’ management and development. Networks between regional universities and UK universities and among regional universities will serve as a platform for further communication and potential collaboration. Apart from that, the programme will also contribute to strength univerisities’ competitiveness and reputation in a transforming decade in Southeast Asia and around the world.
Participants will be provided with opportunities to attend series of lectures on various topics in the University of Oxford, University of Warwick (tentative), University of Birmingham (tentative), University College Birmingham (tentative) and government agencies. The lectures and discussion topics will be focusing on:
– Innovation and Research is essential for strengthening universities’ competitiveness
– Inter-disciplinary research which could strengthening university research capacity and capability
– Research funding options and new revenue stream in the UK universities
– Research linkage between higher education institutions and industrial sector including commercialising university research

British Council’s Creative Economy Conference on 6-7 September 2012

ASEAN’s Creative Economies: educating tomorrow’s leaders – Thailand Forum

6-7 September 2012

The Landmark Hotel Bangkok

Programme outline

Application Form

Organised by the British Council Thailand and the Office of the Education Council, Thailand Ministry of Education

Further information
Education Team, British Council Thailand
Tel: +66 2 657 5678 Email: educationuk@britishcouncil.or.th

http://www.britishcouncil.org/th/thailand-education-conference.htm

Representative from EURAXESS Links in Southeast Asia visited to SEAMEO RIHED

Mr. Christian Wilk representative from EURAXESS Links in Southeast Asia visited to SEAMEO RIHED to discuss the possibilities of collaboration about promoting mobility of research and research cooperation between the EU and ASEAN countries which more concentrated on Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia

Lunch meeting with Australian Education International

Lunch meeting with Australian Education International: SEAMEO RIHED thank you AEI for its contribution and support to the 1st SEAMEO RIHED-AEI Study Visit Programme to Australia successfully organised in May 2012

Lunch meeting with Australian Education International: Future collaboration is strengthen

Lunch meeting with Australian Education International: Future collaboration is strengthen

M-I-T iAward Site-Visit Assessment 2012: Indonesia

M-I-T iAward Site-Visit Assessment 2012: SEAMEO RIHED carries out the second round of assessment in Indonesia

iAward Site-Visit 2012

In close collaboration with the Directorate General of Higher Education, Ministry of Education and Culture, Indonesia, SEAMEO RIHED organised the second round of the M-I-T iAward Site-Visit Assessment in Indonesia during 25-27 June after the completion of the first round in Malaysia last month.

iAward Site-Visit

In an effort to recognise good practices and celebrate outstanding contribution of International Relations Office (IROs) to student mobility services, SEAMEO RIHED has proposed and developed a new initiative of Malaysia-Indonesia-Thailand Internationalisation Award (M-I-T iAward) since 2011 for the pilot implementation in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. The M-I-T iAward Committee Members comprising three experts representing each participating country and the other two experts from selected regional organisations performed the site-visit assessment at three nominated universities in Indonesia, namely Sebelas Maret University, Bina Nusantara (Binus) University, and Sriwijaya University. The assessment feedback made by the Committee has been complied and will be submitted to each nominated university upon result announcement.

The assessment results of awarded IROs will be officially notified upon completion of site-visit assessments to all the three participating countries, namely Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand. The full cycle of assessment is tentatively scheduled to be completed in October 2012.

At Sebelas Maret University in Surakarta

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M-I-T iAward Assessment 2012

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At BINUS University in Jakarta

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At Sriwijaya University in Palembang

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iAward Site-Visit

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Contestant Invitation for the ASEAN Education Challenge 2012

The SEAMEO Secretariat in collaboration with the Office of Private of Education Commission (OPEC), Chiang Mai province and the Association of Private Schools Chiang Mai (APSC) is organizing a 3-day ASEAN Education Challenge 2012 (AEC 2012) in Chiang Mai on 25-27 August 2012 at the Chiang Mai University Hall, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

The event aims to provide the platform for both students and teachers from across Southeast Asian Countries, to share their perspectives with the express intention of harmonizing the myriad of cultures. A wide range of students from 10 SEAMEO member countries are invited to showcase their unique skills and talents for the following categories of contest:

1.      ASEAN Quiz Show

2.      ASEAN Debate Tournament

3.      ASEAN Dance Competition

4.      ASEAN Bartending Competition

The full details of ASEAN Education Challenge 2012

For more details about the event, please contact the SEAMEO Secretariat at

email: secretariat@seameo.org and visit the event website at: www.aechallenge.org

SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award Theme for 2012: Education for Disaster Risk Reduction

SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award
Theme for 2012: Education for Disaster Risk ReductionSEAMEO-Japan ESD Award Theme for 2012: Education for Disaster Risk Reduction

SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award Theme for 2012
For enquiries, please contact SEAMEO Secretariat
Email: seameojapan.award@seameo.org
Tel: +66 (0) 2391 0144
Fax: +66 (0) 2381 2587

Information about the 2012 SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award

Summary of The M-I-T iAward Site-Visit Assessment in Malaysia on 10-11 May 2012

The M-I-T iAward site-visit assessment in Malaysia was held on 10-11 May 2012 at Universiti Malaya (UM) and Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), two nominated universities from Malaysia. The site-visit assessment was performed by five assessors comprising three experts representing Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand, and two others from selected regional organisations. The assessment feedback made by the iAward Assessment Committee has been complied and will be submitted to each nominated university upon result announcement.

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The assessment results of awarded IROs will be officially notified upon completion of site-visit assessments to all the three participating countries, namely Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand. The full cycle of assessment is tentatively scheduled to be completed in October 2012.

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The 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in SEA

The 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in Southeast Asia was co-hosted by SEAMEO RIHED and Thailand on 4 April 2012, in Bangkok, Thailand.

Proceedings of the 6th Meeting of Directors General/ Secretary General/ Commissionar of Higher Education in Southeast Asia

The 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in SEA

The five-year progress of harmonisation in the regional higher education since 2005 was promisingly remarked by the Meeting. The Directors General and their representatives further discussed on future collaboration and action plan on the establishment of ASEAN Research Cluster (ARC) and ASEAN Citation Index (ACI), the expansion of regional student mobility, the strategic roadmap towards collective mechanisms of higher education, and the development of regional university database and links.

Presentations on 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in Southeast Asia

The 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in SEA

The 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in SEA

The 6th Meeting of Directors Generals, Secretary General, Commissioner of Higher Education in SEA