Session 08.15

Internationalisation at home: strategies for building global, international and intercultural competencies

It is increasingly evident that the impact of globalisation is inevitable in the ways in which it transforms higher education. An expanding base of higher education cohorts across the world necessitates the need for innovative measures in all areas of operation, like opportunities of funding, academic standards, pedagogic norms and diversification of providers. This session will explore opportunities and challenges for building an environment conducive for Internationalisation at Home.

Topics

  • Leadership & strategy
  • Learning, teaching & curriculum

Chair

  • Vidya Yeravdekar, 
    Symbiosis International (Deemed University), India

Speakers

  • Christine Boudin, 
    Kiel University of Applied Sciences, International Office, Germany
  • Luísa Capitão, 
    Universidade do Porto, Portugal