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The Internationalization of R&D
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The golden triangle: standardization, localization or dominance? The International Association of Universities IAU and the European University Association EUA have come to the conclusion that internationalization is taking place in a radically different, complex, differentiated and global context, which causes a change in goals, activities and attitudes of participants. Therefore, terminology, conceptual frameworks and our understanding of internationalization must be reviewed.
In the past, internationalization was in general understood as something positive. However, nowadays our attitude has changed due to discrepancies between purposes and expected results.
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The largest discrepancies do no longer occur between the north and the south but between various institutions within a country. Due to their reputation and resources, certain academic communities can afford to host top students, professors and researchers. Thus, they benefit at the expense of others and widen the growing gap between institutions. Experts of the International Association of Universities IAU are studying global internationalization trends, analyzing the advantages of internationalization and exploring the most common elements of internationalization strategies Global Surveys on Internationalization of HE , , On the basis of the findings, IUA is developing an internationalization database and platform containing key trends, which will be available to all institutions.
Global internationalization trends in the field of higher education Global Surveys on Internationalization of HE :. The most important benefits of internationalization as indicted by universities themselves:.
- Dirty Work.
- Strengthening excellence through global cooperation.
- Time, Space and Philosophy (Philosophical Issues in Science);
Internationalization requires a joint effort of the University of Maribor and its members who must ensure that institutional procedures and programmes will be conducted successfully. In addition, academic goals and financial conditions must be brought in line.
Thus, the University of Maribor will be able to raise its international visibility. For this reason, the University must follow the principles of sustainable development and social responsibility in various fields since it is obliged to create a global higher education system valuing academic integrity, quality culture, equal opportunities and cooperation.
The University of Maribor is an internationally recognized educational and research institution. On the basis of successful international cooperation and concluded agreements, new partnerships, programmes and projects developed, which has put the University on the global higher education map.
International activities conducted by the University and its members are based on the National Higher Education Programme — , selected elements of international strategies Global Surveys on Internationalization of HE , , , the Work Programme of the University of Maribor until as well as the Annual Work Programme for When drawing up the programme, international activities of the University in various fields were taken into account and defined on the basis of European programmes, bilateral agreements and institutional obligations under international networks.
RIETI - Ongoing Internationalization of R&D Operations
The realisation of the programme and quality indicators will be assessed in Relevant departments and offices of the University will be responsible for conducting international activities. Thus, the implementation of activities, responsibility and supervision will be ensured. One of the key objectives of the programme is to promote internationalization of the University of Maribor and its members.
This objective will be achieved by introducing the following actions:. All types of higher education activities conducted by the University and its members must be organized in a manner as to ensure availability, international comparability and integration into the international higher education area. Priorities for academic matters, research and arts must be determined development of an internalization programme in Slovenia and abroad.