GUNi welcomes 8 new members!


In May 2017, a series of highly innovative Higher Education Institutions joined the network after the approval of the Executive Committee (UNU, UNESCO and ACUP)

New members from Asia and the Pacific:
O.P. Jindal Global University (India)
State Islamic University Sunan Ampel Surabaya (Indonesia)

New members from Latin America & the Caribbean:
Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas (Colombia)
Universidad Laica Eloy Alfaro de Manabí (Ecuador)
Universidad Nacional de Educación (Ecuador)

New members from Europe:
Universidad de Jaén (Spain)
Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Spain)
Fortec Formación y Tecnología (Spain)

With these new incorporations, GUNi reaches 218 members from 78 countries. We very much hope that their memberships will help us strengthen the role of HEIs in the world.

To learn more about becoming a GUNi member, please go to “Join the network”.



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

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona