Cátedra UNESCO de gestión de la educación superior

Cátedra UNESCO de gestión de la educación superior
UNESCO Chair in HE
Year of foundation: 
Member since: 
UNESCO Chair in Higher Education Management
Parent Institution's name (english translation): 
National University of Quilmes
Parent Institution's name (original language): 
Universidad Nacional de Quilmes


Institutional postal address: 
Roque Sáenz Peña 180, Bernal Buenos Aires - 1876 Argentina
Latin America and Caribbean
Institutional e-mail: 
Institutional phone: 
(5411) 4 365 71 44
Institutional fax: 
(5411) 4 365 71 01

Mission / Vision

Higher Education Management.


  • To create a thinking space on the missions of academic institutions and on state policies regarding higher education and universities management in view of the expectations of the various stakeholders.
  • To set up instruments of diffusion and promotion of higher education that fulfil the economic and social development needs, at regional / national level.
  • To establish links and co-operation strategies that contribute to the harmonious development of the educational institutions and to the reduction of inequalities.

Main activities

Management in Higher Education


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

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Employment. Department of Research and Universities
  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government