UMAP members are invited to participate in the Climate Leaders Webinar Series titled “Universities and Sustainable Communities: Towards a Green Agenda” organized by the Institute of Climate Change (IPI), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) in collaboration with the Higher Education Leadership Academy (AKEPT) and Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia.
This webinar is designed to shape university leadership in strengthening its contribution to the local community and sustainable global community. It will serve as a platform to strengthen the university’s role in equipping graduates with comprehensive education and understanding global climate change issues.
The webinar will be held on Monday, October 17th, 2022 from 9.00 am (Kuala Lumpur, GMT +8) using the Zoom platform.
We strongly advise participants to pre-register for the event. Click the link below to register:
Facebook Live: https://ms-my.facebook.com/UKMOfficial/
More Information: https://www.ukm.my/ipi/akept-webinar1/
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 have insight and experience related to technology development in society, city development, culture, art, food and societal interaction.
ITS will expose participants to the implementation of SDGs 4-8-10-11-17 in Surabaya City, particularly City Council for Population Administration and Civil Registration, City Office for Education, and City Office for Cooperation and Micro Enterprises. The program will provide SDG related courses, site visits to government offices, case studies, and projects The use of technology in achieving sustainability post pandemic will be the highlight. In addition, participants will be given opportunities to learn Indonesian traditional instruments and martial arts.
Unissula will provide a seminar on SDGs 4-5-11-16 in the context of Semarang City, particularly related to Semarang as a peaceful multi-religion city, resilient city and community, and the role of women as front liners against pandemic.
In addition, participants will be provided with basic Indonesian language classes, batik shirt making, and a traditional dancing course. The joint program between ITS in East Java and Unissula in Central Java will definitely offer a great opportunity for participants to discover Indonesia!
Application Deadline: December 16, 2022
Link to online application: https://usco2.umap.org/ProgramDetails/Details/516
King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) is pleased to announce the Thailand UMAP Micro Credentials (Strand B) program which is aimed to fulfil the needs of learners who seek to upskill and reskill, develop needed specific competencies, or lifelong learning.
The application deadline is 30 November 2022 at 1:00 pm. (GMT+7, Bangkok, Thailand).
There is no cost to participate for UMAP members.
For complete details, please follow this link.
The Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University (PSU), with the Universitas Syiah Kuala (USK) and Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) invite you to the “13th IMT-GT UNINET Bioscience International Conference 2022” taking place December 8-9 2022 at BP Samila Beach and Resort, Songkhla, Thailand. the conference is organized by the Indonesia Malaysia Thailand Growth Triangle University Network (IMT-GT UNINET).
The theme of the conference is BCG (Bio Circular Green Economy) towards SDGs for the Benefit of Mankind.
* Deadline for abstract/full-text paper submission is September 4, 2022.
* Early bird registration is open until 30 September 2022
For more information please visit https://imtgt2022.sci.psu.ac.th/
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT), India offering Scholarships for International Students
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) – deemed university – is happy to announce “KIIT University India Scholarships Programme (KUISP)” for academically inclined international students.
KIIT is one of the highest ranked private universities in India. Located in the capital city of Odisha, Bhubaneswar, it was recognized as an Institution of Eminence (IoE) in the year 2019 by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. KIIT has also entered the prestigious “Times Higher Education World Ranking” ranking in the band 201-300 in the THE Impact Rankings (ranked 8th in the world for reduced inequalities) 2022, and 801-1000 by THE World University Rankings 2022.
The university has around 30,000 students including around 1,400 international students from 60 different countries around the globe studying Undergraduate, Postgraduate and PhD programmes in courses ranging from Engineering, Law, Biotechnology, Applied Sciences, Business Administration, Architecture, Film and Media Sciences, Fashion Technology, Humanities, Yoga, Languages etc.
Application Deadline, 30 August, 2022
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS) at Hiroshima University, and Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Thailand Conference 2023
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.
Abstracts are due October 30, 2022. For more information, please visit the Conference website: – Network for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (nerps.org)
Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) Institute for Biodiversity and Environmental Research (IBER) warmly invites your university graduates and professionals to its 3-week in-person tropical field course:
Tropical Research Experience (TREx)
1 to 22 November 2022 (3 weeks)
For details on how to apply, kindly click on poster below or visit the following website: https://iber.ubd.edu.bn/trex-2022/
For any enquiries, please feel free to email firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline to apply is 31 July 2022.
King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) is pleased to announce an Online Micro-Credential program. This program also provides extracurricular activities for cultural exchange and Thai language class. Earn a credential from the best science and technology university in Thailand in a way that is job-embedded, performance-based, and less time consuming. Experience practical learning designed to take you to the next career challenge – the way learning should be. KMUTT’s Credential system is based on the belief that everyone has a unique set of capabilities attained through work and life experiences in any forms of learning. With an intention to provide a system that formally recognises the variety of competencies of a person, the micro-credential is designed to measure a competency or a demonstration of mastery of such skill in a robust, practical and scalable way.
For more details, visit the full program description: https://usco2.umap.org/ProgramDetails/Details/370
Toyo University, Japan, as Secretariat for the Online Exchange Program (OEP) is pleased to announce the call for participation for the Fall 2022 virtual education program.
Each participating institution is asked to offer one to five courses for the OEP. For the fall 2022 semester, participating institution are asked to select courses related to the SDGs or environmental issues. There is no need to create new academic courses.
These are the guidelines for the program:
1. Courses available through OEP are preferably live online academic courses that offer opportunities for student interaction. The course topic of the OEP programs should be related to SDGs or environmental issues.
2. Each faculty/department/institution offering courses through OEP is recommended to offer one to five courses and at least two seats per course to exchange students. Each faculty/department/institution can then send the same number of students to other participating institutions. With the permission of the host university, it is possible to send a number of students that exceeds the home institutions’ capacity to receive OEP students. The tuition fee should be waived.
3. Students can apply for up to four courses and enroll in up to two at the same time from the course list offered by participating universities. This condition aims to increase the number of participants in OEP courses and provide students with as many opportunities as possible to participate.
4. As a general rule, students are not permitted to cancel or withdraw from a course for which they have been accepted. If a student cancels because of force majeure, contingent reasons, or personal reasons, the student is required to inform the persons in charge at the host institution, as well as the OEP secretariat (Toyo University) through the student’s home university/institution.
5. After the completion of the semester, host institutions are required to report to the OEP Secretariat at Toyo University on the completion status of the participating students (including UCTS credit conversion). Host institutions are requested to provide the same kind of transcript of records that they issue regularly to exchange students. Students and home coordinators will convert the credits to UCTS. For information about UCTS, please refer to: https://bit.ly/33lSQyq
To participate in the OEP, complete the Outline of Proposal Form and return it to Toyo University by June 23, 2022.
Students may apply from July 11-July 24, 2022. Students submit applications through home institution coordinators, who will communicate via email with participating institutions. This program is not based in the USCO system.
For more details, please visit: https://www.toyo.ac.jp/en/international-exchange/Online-Program/OEP/OEP2022/