In line with DAAD's focus on the internationalisation of higher education, Leibniz University Hannover, the German Rectors' Conference and DAAD jointly organise the DIES Training Course

"Management of Internationalisation"

targeted at academics with at least 2 years experience in the area of the Internationalisation of Higher Education Management, either as International Office staff or higher education manager responsible for coordinating international activities.

The course is to qualify participants from selected countries of Africa, Latin America, and Asia to manage processes and tasks of internationalisation in the area of higher education. The programme will enable the participants to build up improved and more effective structures and procedures of internationalisation at their home universities. The programme neither aims at universities with an already very developed stage of internationalisation, nor has as a main purpose to provide knowledge for proposal writing for third party funding.

In Africa, applicants from the following countries can apply: Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Egypt, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Application deadline: June 8, 2020

Details here: Announcement MoI_2020_21