Higher Education Management (DIES)
The “Dialogue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies“ (DIES) programme is jointly coordinated by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the German Rectors‘ Conference (HRK) and funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). DIES offers a bundle of measures – training courses, dialogue events, projects and partnerships - that foster professionalisation of institutional management processes, alignment of education to international quality standards and strengthening of research capacities. Moreover DIES-alumni are supported to pass on their acquired knowledge which furthers multiplication on a national level. Grounding on the results and experiences gained in higher education management within the framework of the DIES programme, DAAD uses its expertise in the fields of quality assurance and qualification frame in the EU funded projects and .