The deadline for DIES Training Course “MANAGEMENT OF INTERNATIONALISATION” is extended until 15th December 2021 at 09.00 am (CET/German Time)



Leibniz University Hannover, the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), and the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK) are jointly organising the DIES Training Course “MANAGEMENT OF INTERNATIONALISATION” in cooperation with Universidad Católica San Pablo – UCSP (Arequipa, Peru), Manipal Academy of Higher Education – MAHE (Manipal, India), and Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology – JKUAT (Nairobi, Kenya).

The key objective of the training course is to qualify university staff (either International Office staff or higher education managers responsible for coordinating international activities) from selected countries of Africa, Latin America, and Asia, to manage processes and tasks of internationalisation in the area of higher education.

Participants’ Profile

  • At least 2 years of experience in the area of International Higher Education Management: either as international office staff or higher education managers responsible for coordinating international activities.
  • Preferably between 30 and 50 years of age.
  • English language skills (speaking and writing) – minimum C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference or equivalent (TOEFL score 90, IELTS Band 6.5)
  • Commitment to
    • attend all workshops and to develop an internationalisation project for their universities,
    • report every two months on their internationalisation project.
  • Minimum technical equipment that guarantees the regular contact during the distance phases: internet connection and, if possible, IT support for video conferences.

More info about application procedure and documents, can be found in the CALL FOR APPLICATION (pdf, 205.85 KB)

Please fill out the Online Application Form and upload all application documents as separate pdf files until the 1st December 2021, at 09.00 am Central European Time.

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