|The Meetings Division entrusted with the task of Composition of Executive Body Organisation of Governing Council (Standing Committee), Sub-Committees, Annual meeting, National Seminar, Roundtable of newly appointed Vice Chancellors/Directors and Zonal Meetings: Nomination on following National and International bodies|
The AIU is represented on the following national bodies,
The Meetings Division organizes, Zonal Meeting, Annual Meeting and a
National Seminar on a topical theme relating to education policy, planning
and development in higher education and the role of universities.
|1987||Role of Universities in the implementation of New Education Policy-1986|
|1988||Making the University System Work|
|1990||Universities and Productivity|
|1991||Decentralization of Higher Education System in India|
|1992||Excellence: Achieving Social Relevance in Higher Education|
|1993||Environmental Challenges and the Universities|
|1994||Accountability in Higher Education|
|1995||New Initiatives in Higher Education|
|1996||Higher Education in the Era of Information Technology|
|1997||Emerging Trends in Funding of Universities and their Implications|
|1998||Higher Education in Global Perspective|
|1999||University Management Systems|
|2000||Role of Universities in 21st Century|
|2001||Technology Enabled Flexible Education and Development s|
|2002||Quality Assurance in Higher Education|
|2003||Threats and Opportunities in Higher Education in context of GATS and Networking among Indian Universities and Credit Transfer with Universities in India|
|2004||Engagement of Universities with the Society|
|2005||Role of Universities in Empowerment of Socio0economic weaker section|
|2006||150 Years of University Education in India|
|2007||Report of the National Knowledge Commission|
|2008||Quality and Relevance of Higher Education|
|2010||Governance of Higher Education|
and Innovations in Higher Education: Towards World Class
in Higher Education Institutions for sustainable Development
|2013-14||Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA)|
|Liaison with International Bodies|
The AIU has close links with the following agencies: University Grants Commission; Indian Council for Agricultural Research; Department of Secondary and Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development; Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports; Indian Council for Cultural Relations; National Assessment and Accreditation Council; Distance Education Council; All India Council for Technical Education; National Council for Teacher Education; Education Departments of various States and State Councils of Higher Education. At the time of its annual meeting, the AIU organises a joint meeting of Vice Chancellors/ Directors of member Universities/Institutions with the heads of apex bodies to consider important policy matters concerning higher education.
The AIU maintains close relationship with international organisations in the field of higher education including the Commonwealth of Learning, Association of Commonwealth Universities, International Association of Universities and the Commonwealth Secretariat. In recent years, it has signed Memorandums of Understanding with Hochschul Rektoren Konferenz (HRK), Germany; Australian Vice Chancellors’ Committee (AVCC), and the Committee of Vice Chancellors and Directors (CVCD) of Sri Lanka, for mutual cooperation in various areas of higher education.
The Association has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development acting through its World Bank Institute for Collaboration on learning and knowledge sharing programme for “Youth Leadership on HIV/AIDS”, the programme initially is for a period of three years.
As a beginning, a special session on “University Action on HIV/AIDS” for Vice Chancellors/ Directors of member Universities/Institutions was held during the Annual Meeting of the Association held at Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati in November, 2003.