Introduction

The university sector is experiencing radical transformation, and the political, demographic, cultural and technological changes involved have a direct impact on university governance.

Governing higher education institutions effectively is an increasingly more complex and demanding process, and now requires specific, continuous training.

The University of Navarra in offereng a three-day tailor-made program for university governance teams. Specialists from different countries will share their knowledge and experience in handling these new challenges.

Recipients

Members of university governance team, including academics in management positions and management professionals. The program is international in scope and open to universities from all over the world. The sessions present a strategic appro from a global perspective, adpated to the needs and interests of upper management in the university sector. The program are English and Spanish.

Objectives

  • A. To reflect on contextual factors that may have the greatest impact on the future of university activity.

  • B. To present examples of good university governance practices in different countries.

  • C. To identify the essential elements of a governance strategy and the successful application of such strategy.

  • D. To compare notes with managers from other universities and network new relationships and cooperation.

Methodology

The program includes lectures, case study analysis and interactive sessions.

The speakers are from different countries and include academics specializing in governance issues and managers with specific experience in these fields.