International conference on “Internationalisation at Home” at Symbiosis International University in Pune, India

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Thursday, May 03, 2018

Dr Amisha Jain from University of Cologne Regional Office New Delhi was invited as a speaker by Symbiosis International (Deemed University) in collaboration with the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) in an international conference on Internationalisation at Home (IaH): Strategies for building global, international and intercultural (GII) competencies from 5th to 7th April 2018, Symbiosis International University in Pune, India. Dr Jain talked about the internationalisation strategy followed in University of Cologne and the compiled catalogue of measures defining 16 concrete tasks as internationalization concept. Her deliberations and information was well received amongst the audience.

The 2018 Conference had nurtured a deeper understanding of the various aspects of internationalisation of higher education in India and abroad. The event had advanced new dialogues around the subject of building global, international and intercultural competencies amongst Indian students, staff and faculty and its critical importance today.

The conference saw participation from Vice Chancellors of many Indian universities, academicians, policy-makers, bureaucrats, civil society organizations, NGOs and media professionals from India and abroad to deliberate on the said theme.

More Info: http://scie.ac.in/siuconference/index.php