News

16-Jan-2023

UMAP Laos looking for partners in Health Sciences

The Sengsavanh Institute of Business, Vientiane, Laos, is looking for Health and Sciences partner institutions and universities across the globe to develop academic partnerships in our newly developed campus, SIB International Education Hub.  Please contact the Laos National Secretariat for more information.

13-Dec-2022

Winter Discovery Camp, Indonesia: video

Check out the new promotional video from the UMAP Indonesia Winter Discovery Camp!

Deadline:  December 16, 2022

Apply Now:  https://usco2.umap.org/ProgramDetails/Details/516

25-Nov-2022

Kansai University J-MCP Winter 2023 Programs, deadline extended

Kansai University IIGE is pleased to announce the Winter 2023 J-MCP Programs for students from UMAP-affiliated institutions to take part in  from February 2 – March 8, 2023.

The application deadline has been extended to January 10, 2023, 12:00PM JST.

Apply through USCO2:  https://usco2.umap.org/ProgramDetails/Details/588

For complete details, please carefully review the flyer and CFP: 21st Century Skills (https://bit.ly/3AIvR0d) SDGs&Business: Web3 (https://bit.ly/3tYGSag

Main Program Dates:

February 6 – February 24, 2023, final presentations: March 8 (21st Century Skills);

2 February –  25 February, 2023 (SDGs & Business: Web3)

Pre- and post-program tasks: Within one week prior to and after the main program *On-demand

ZOOM LECTURE DATES

21st Century Skills: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays (10:00 am – 11:30 am JST)

SDGs & Business Web3: LIVE program hours will be between 8:00 am – 12:00 pm (JST) on the following dates: February 2, February 3, February 6, February 7, February 9, February 10,  February 13, February 14, February 16, February 17, February 20, February 21, February 23, February 24, and February 25, 2023

Inquiries

Please email kujmcp-1@ml.kandai.jp, attn IIGE Secretariat

clearly indicating in the subject line that your inquiry relates to “J-MCP Winter 2023 Programs”

15-Nov-2022

Discovery Camp India 2023- Information Session

UMAP member institutions are welcomed to join the Discovery Camp India 2023 Virtual Information Session hosted by Kalinga Institute of Industrial technology and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences.

Thursday Nov 17, 19:30 (Vancouver), 21:30 (Mexico City) / Friday Nov 18, 09:00 (New Delhi), 10:30 (Jakarta, Hanoi), 11:30 (Manila), 12:30 (Tokyo)

 In this session they will be providing information about the program content, visa formalities, application process etc. It is a good opportunity for all the students planning to participate to get a better understanding of the program.

https://us05web.zoom.us/j/87644517478?pwd=MGhSUlZla3ZnRXdwVktaZElpS0RnZz09

Meeting ID: 876 4451 7478

Passcode: mT0bnk

 

07-Nov-2022

Winter Discovery Camp, Kyrgyzstan

Discover Kyrgyzstan – the country of Heavenly Mountains, with I Arabaev Kyrgyz State University. The winter camp program provides for 10 thematic days – students will be presented with exciting programs on the history of Kyrgyzstan, on the role and rights of Kyrgyz women in ancient and modern society, on art and traditions through their philosophical understanding, on the potential of Kyrgyzstan in the field of tourism, in a cyclical economy (world experience and implementation in everyday life), in the field of education and partnership; about innovative technologies in handicraft and construction.

The program will consist of mini-lectures from doctors of sciences and professors, guests from government departments, embassies, famous personalities, video presentations, discussions, master classes, case studies / subgroup work, homework, site visits, theatrical performances, concert programs, trips to picturesque places of the country and cultural centers of the capital. The program will address UN Sustainable Development Goals: 4,5,6,7,8,9,12, and 17.

Click here to apply!

03-Nov-2022

Winter Discovery Camp, India

Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) have joined forces to offer UMAP Discovery Camp 2030: The Future is Now .  The program will have a serious focus on SDGS related to EEE i.e Equality, Energy and Environment. 

KIIT and KISS at the forefront of sustainability work in teaching and research, the university has been highly ranked three years in a row in Times Higher Education’s ranking for its work towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals. KIIT has recently been placed in the cohort of 600-800 in World University ranking 2023 by Times Higher Education. Students from all UMAP member universities are welcome to work in teams at KIIT and KISS University to address real life challenges related to SDGs such as: Reduced inequality, Affordable and clean Energy, Sustainable production and consumption, and strong, democratic and engaging institutions for all. The winter camp aims to facilitate student-community involvement, enhance intercultural skills, and build relationships between participants from different cultures. Our social programme will include a welcome and farewell ceremony as well as day trips and social activities, allowing students to experience sustainability initiatives. Students will learn through lectures on each topic which will majorly include sessions on-

  • Overview of progress towards the agenda 2030 and the SDGs
  • Inequality and indigenous experience
  • Implementation of practical energy efficiency measures
  • Environment protection and Sustainability
Application Deadline:  December 10, 2022
For complete details, please visit:  https://kiit.ac.in/event/umapusco2N

03-Nov-2022

Community Colleges for International Development Annual Conference

As UMAP member institutions, CCID invites you to join in celebration of a 47-year-old tradition of bringing our global community together in common cause at our annual conference in Washington, D.C. on February 10-13, 2023. The conference provides maximum interaction and networking for all and is attended by high level college administrators, senior international officers, education abroad professionals, and faculty from around the world. We are pleased to offer 10% off registration for UMAP members. Enter the code: CCID23UMAP on our registration page: https://www.ccidinc.org/2023-ccid-annual-conference/ 

18-Oct-2022

Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability Conference

NERPS Conference 2023 in Thailand – Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability

The Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS) at Hiroshima University and the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) will jointly host the NERPS Conference 2023 – the second edition of the Hiroshima International Conference on Peace and Sustainability in the Context of Global Change – from February 28 to March 3, 2023 in Thailand.

The deadline for the submission of abstracts has been extended to November 30, 2022. For more information, please visit the Conference website: – Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (nerps.org)

Students whose abstracts are accepted for presentation may be eligible for financial support.  Please visit the website for more information.

18-Oct-2022

UMAP Discovery Camp Indonesia 2023 Information Session

UMAP Discovery Camp 2023:  The GLOBE (Global Bound and Exchange) Discover Indonesia is a joint program collaboration between Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS) Surabaya & Universitas Islam Sultan Agung (UNISSULA) Semarang.  The program will be held from 5-17 February 2023 in Surabaya and Semerang Indonesia. The participants will gain insight and experience related to technology development in society, city development, culture, art, food and societal interaction. 

Two online information sessions will be offered to share program and application details.  

ID Meeting: 916 3438 6816

Passcode: ITS2022