EURIE, 2017 – Study in Turkey and DEIK Higher Education Business Council Meeting

On January 31, 2017, DEIK - Higher Education Business Council of Turkey held a meeting for Turkish Universities that will be represented at 2017 EURIE Summit under Study in Turkey Pavilion. The meeting, chaired by President, Dr. Mustafa AYDIN, was hosted at the DEIK Central Office and attended by EURIE Advisory Board Members’, DEIK- Higher Education Business Council member institutions’ as well as the Exhibitor Universities’ representatives.

DEIK – Higher Education Business Council is organizing the Study in Turkey pavilion at EURIE 2017. The Study in Turkey pavilion ensures a strong and united Turkish Higher Education presence. This year Study in Turkey pavilion will be the largest ever in EURIE and will be valuable to participating institutions, as it profiled Turkey at EURIE Expo Hall, and provided a central meeting point and networking area for institutions.


EURIE – Eurasian Higher Education Summit announcements in Turkish Airlines Skylife Magazine

As it was previously announced, Turkish Airlines is the official airline of “Eurasia Higher Education Summit” and special discounts are offered on certain booking classes. In order to proceed the special discount visit Moreover, while traveling with Turkish Airlines you can enjoy their services and have a look at #EURIE2017 article in their Skylife magazine, Turkish Airlines’ official in-flight magazine, on board. The World of Education meets at #EURIE2017!


International Scientific-Practical Conference “Theory and Practice of Public Administration” to be held in Moldova

The Academy of Public Administration (AoPA), Moldova invites representatives from the academic environment, public administration and all experts from this area to attend the International Scientific-Practical Conference named “Theory and Practice of Public Administration“, which will be held on May 19, 2017. The conference consists of 6 workshops such as the role of e-Governance in sustainable development or Modernization of public administration in the context of European integration and the call for papers is open. read more


The 3rd International Turkic World Tourism Symposium

In 2015 the First International Symposium on Tourism of Turkish countries was held by Tourism Faculty of Kastamonu University, Turkey. Second symposium took place in 2016 at the University of International Affairs and Business Career of Kazakhstan and the 3rd symposium will be organized by The School of Tourism and Hotel Management in Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University. Sector representatives, researchers, academicians and tourism sector stakeholders are welcomed in the capital of Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek. The symposium will be held from 20-22 April, 2017 read more


Tertiary Education Must Be Redesigned

According to Malaysian Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh, higher education institutions have to better understand all needs of students in relation to the current state of the world where technology is prevalent. The effort of each university should be focused on producing a holistic graduates who are highly employable, innovative and are adoptable to present and future unpredictable job market. The Malaysian Higher Education Ministry established a serious initiative and H.E. Ministry Deputy Secretary General – Datuk Kamel Mohamad has been appointed as its chief information officer to lead the whole initiative. Along with this complex action, the Remaining and Redesigning Malaysian Higher Education Awards 2017 will be established and headed by Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) Professor of Technology-Enhanced Language Learning Datuk Dr Mohamed Amin Embi read more


Morocco’s Readmission to the African Union

Morocco was the only non-member country of African Union, left its predecessor, the Organization of African Unity, in 1984 after a majority of the member states recognized the disputed territory of Western Sahara. After 33 year it has been readmitted to the AU followed by the campaign of Morocco’s King Mohammed VI. The AU member country representatives and heads claimed at the 28th African Union Summit in Addis Ababa that this is a positive step for the people of Western Sahara and development along with security is at the top agenda of each country read more


Hereby we will be glad to introduce a member of EURAS every week!


This week we would like to introduce our member university from Iraq – University of Raparin (UoR). UoR is a public university, established in year 2010 and located in Ranya region in Iraq. Future students can choose programs from 5 faculties – Nursing Scool, Faculty of Humanity Sciences, Faculty of Basic Education, Faculty of Science and Faculty of Education. University of Raparin is a very active university in terms of organized festivals, workshops, seminars, conferences and other activities that highlight the importance of higher education in the region. The university has signed memorandum of understanding with (18) international universities for staff and scientific exchange and UoR was able to participate in ten different international projects so far. Except being a member of EURAS, University of Raparin holds a membership in International Association of Universities (IAU).


  • February 15, 2017, Promoting Middle Eastern researchers participation in H2020 – Online Webinar, Slovenia
  • March 2, 2017, NAFSA Core Education Program Workshops, Minnesota, USA
  • April 5-7, 2017, THE Young Universities Summit, Brisbane, Australia
  • April 24-27, 2017, The EAIE Academy, Marseille, France