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  • NEW Campus of UMEF in Niger August 3, 2017 NEW Campus of UMEF in Niger soon
  • SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY in Armenia August 3, 2017 SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY in Armenia SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY in Arménie ASUE  and Swiss UMEF University signed agreement of carrying out double degree educational program, according to which the initial programs  will involve BBA, MBA and/or Executive MBA. The agreement was signed by Koryun Atoyan, ASUE Rector, Professor and Michael Akerib, Rector of Swiss UMEF University. Khoren ...
  • Meeting with the President of Niger February 17, 2017 Meeting with the President of Niger SWISS UMEF University, forte d’une délégation de six personnes, composées de plusieurs membres du Corps Professoral et de la Direction, ainsi que d’un membre du Parlement Suisse, s’est rendue à Niamey pour rencontrer son Excellence Monsieur le Président de la République du Niger Mahamadou Issoufou,  le Ministre de l’Education, le ...
  • DELEGATION OF SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY RECEIVED OFFICIALLY BY PRESIDENT OF SENEGAL April 1, 2015 DELEGATION OF SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY RECEIVED OFFICIALLY BY PRESIDENT OF SENEGAL A delegation of SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY was received by President Macky Sall on November 3, 2014. President Sall was accompanied by several ministers and by the Rector of University Cheikh-Anta-Diopand other members of the faculty. The meeting led to exchanges regarding SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY’s ...
  • African Higher Education Summit April 1, 2015 African Higher Education Summit  The Rector of SU was invited by the Presidency and Ministry of Higher Education and Research of Senegal to a 3-day summit in Dakar on the Educational Strategy in Africa to 2063. President Macky Sall, former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan and several ministers and scholars attended. Rector Sangdel made a presentation ...
  • ASIAN SQUARE DANCE – A SCENARIO FOR NORTH-EAST ASIA April 1, 2015 ASIAN SQUARE DANCE – A SCENARIO FOR NORTH-EAST ASIA Vice-Rector Akerib has published eight parts of his paper ‘The Asian Square Dance’ in Modern Diplomacy which was republished in a number of other publications. The ninth and final part is to be published in May 2015. The articles can be read at www.moderndiplomacy.eu.
  • SEMINAR BY HIS EXCELLENCY AMBASSADOR OF BURKINA FASO April 1, 2015 SEMINAR BY HIS EXCELLENCY AMBASSADOR OF BURKINA FASO On February 21, 2015, Ambassador Vokouma delivered in the premises of SU a one-day seminar on Cotton Negotiations at the WTO. This seminar was of great interest to the participants and a debate and questions followed on the major challenge to the African continent to adequately export ...
  • SEMINAR BY SWISS MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT YVES NIDEGGER April 1, 2015 SEMINAR BY SWISS MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT YVES NIDEGGER On February 14, 2015, Mr Yves Nidegger, representing Geneva in the Swiss Parliament delivered a one-day seminar on Swiss Neutrality in a Multipolar World. This seminar was followed closely by the participants who understood the position of the various Swiss parties on major international issues. The debate was ...
  • SEMINAR BY JUDGE POPOVIC ON THE EUROPEAN LAW AND HUMAN RIGHTS April 1, 2015 SEMINAR BY JUDGE POPOVIC ON THE EUROPEAN LAW AND HUMAN RIGHTS On May 30, Judge Popovic of the European Court of Human Rights, will deliver a seminar on the position of the European Law on the situation of Human Rights. This will allow students to be familiar with this major contemporary issue. Judge Popovic has published ...
  • COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY AT INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL GENEVA June 18, 2014 COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY AT INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL GENEVA The commencement ceremony was held on September 6, 2014, and graduates of Bachelor and Master programmes received their diplomas. The ceremony was attended by several ambassadors including the ambassador of the African Union, by a Swiss member of parliament and by parents and relatives of the graduating students as ...