Association Of Commonwealth Universities

Objectives and Mission: 

ACU 's members are the universities of the Commonwealth countries interested in pooling their expertise.
Mission
ACU’s primary purpose is to advance international cooperation in the fields of higher education, help its members to develop their capabilities in human resources and, through various programmes, promote academic mobility among the Commonwealth countries. ACU’s members are the universities of the Commonwealth countries interested in pooling their expertise.

General description: 

The Symons Award made to individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the ACU and to Commonwealth universities.
Vocational training; workshop; research.

Country Presence: 
Australia
Macao, China
Field of Interest: 
Databases, Education, Fellowships, Gender Equality, Higher Education, HIV/AIDS, Technical and Vocational Education and Training, University, Women, Youth