8 December 2023
UCW hosts Consul General of India in Vancouver
On Tuesday 5 December, University Canada West had the privilege of hosting Mr Manish, the Consul General of India in Vancouver.
Following a tour of UCW’s Vancouver House Campus, Mr Manish and his Consulate team met with Dr Bashir Makhoul, President and Vice-Chancellor, along with several UCW team members and students. This collaborative session provided a valuable platform for Mr Manish to share his extensive insights into international relations and diplomacy.
A seasoned diplomat, Mr Manish has dedicated over two decades to the Indian Foreign Service since joining in 1997. His diplomatic journey has included significant roles in Indian Missions across various global destinations, including Moscow, Tashkent, Prague, Colombo and Jakarta. Specialising in strategic affairs, trade and commerce and development cooperation, Mr Manish brings a wealth of expertise to his diplomatic endeavours.
BSBI Provost and Chief Academic Officer receives EdFalcon Global Award 2024
On Friday 23 February, Professor Dr Kyriakos Kouveliotis, Provost and Chief Academic Officer at the Berlin School of Business and Innovation, received the ‘Inspiring Education Administrator of the Year 2024 (Higher Education)’ award at the EdFalcon Global Awards, held at the EdTalk World Conference in India.
SMU announces new partnership with University College of the Cayman Islands
On Friday 2 February, St. Matthews University announced that it has partnered with the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) to streamline the path for Caymanian students to receive their Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degrees.
UE announces collaboration with Helwan University
On Thursday 22 February, the University of Europe for Applied Sciences announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Helwan University (HU).