Quality and excellence in higher education

Wednesday 05 November 2014 -
09:00 to 17:00
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre-RS

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Global Education Dialogue: Quality and excellence in higher education

“A busca pela qualidade e pela excelência acadêmica”

About

This Global Education Dialogue at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) will bring together Brazilian and UK experts to discuss the impact of internationalisation in the processes of quality assurance, as well as the influence and relevance of rankings for universities’ institutional development, and for society.

Aims

The event will engage the academic community and policy makers in a discussion about different aspects of quality assurance, institutional evaluation and global rankings. It will bring to the table the debate about the impact of rankings and institutional classification on the student’s choice and the institutional path towards academic global excellence.

Who should attend?

  • Senior management working on institutional evaluation
  • Pro vice-chancellors for graduate studies and research 
  • Academics and researchers interested in quality assurance and rankings

Contact

Please contact Aliandra Barlete for more information: Aliandra.barlete@britishcouncil.org.br