北京大学

UNESCO Chair in Higher Education
UNESCO Chair in HE
Year of foundation: 
1999
UNESCO Chair in Higher Education
Parent Institution's name (english translation): 
Peking University
Parent Institution's name (original language): 
北京大学

Contact

Institutional postal address: 
Yi-He-Yuan Road, 5 100871. Beijing
Region: 
Asia and The Pacific
Country: 
China
City: 
Beijing
Institutional fax: 
+86-10-6275-1207

Mision / Vision


Inherit and pass on cultural heritage, promote social economic development and international understanding and exchanges, further develop human civilization through generating and disseminating new knowledge, cultivating high level talents, and providing services to the society.
 

Goals

  • To enable a better flow of information among scholars, researchers and policy makers whose decisions shape higher education in China.
  • To stimulate and coordinate research in all aspects of higher education internationally or globally.
  • To improve the quality of higher education through the encouragement of debates, publications on issues of policy, organization, management, funding, research, the use of technology, teaching and learning in higher education institutions.
  • To define and implement policies to eliminate all gender stereotyping in higher education in China.
  • To explore better ways to promote sustainable development and world place through the system of higher education.

Main activities

  • Teaching and learning,
  • Research,
  • Social services.

Partners

  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona