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The Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning or ASAIHL is a non-governmental organization founded in 1956 to assist higher learning institutions in strengthening themselves through a mutual self help and to achieve international distinction in teaching, research and public service. In education, teachers are those who teach students or pupils, often a course of study or a practical skill. ... Research is often described as an active, diligent, and systematic process of inquiry aimed at discovering, interpreting, and revising facts. ... A civil servant or public servant is a civilian career public sector employee working for a government department or agency. ...


The Association exists to foster the development of the institutions themselves, the cultivation of a sense of regional identity and interdependence and liaison with other regional and international organizations concerned with research and teaching. ASAIHL serves as:

  • A clearing-house of information
  • Provides regular opportunities for the discussion of academic development and general university development
  • Assists member institutions in the recruitment and placement of faculty and staff
  • Exchanges of professors and students and in the development of co-operative arrangements on specific projects
  • Provides advisory services of consultants
  • Strengthens the relationship with regional and international bodies and keeps member institutions informed about developments in the region
  • And recognizes and acknowledges distinctive achievements among Southeast Asian institutions of higher education

Founding Fathers

  1. Sir Nicholas Attygalle, University of Ceylon
  2. Air Marshal Muni M. Vejyant Rangshrisht, Chulalongkorn University
  3. Dr. Lindsay Ride, University of Hong Kong
  4. Prof. Bahder Djohan, University of Indonesia
  5. Sir Sydney Caine, University of Malaya
  6. Dr. Vidal A. Tan, University of the Philippines
  7. Dr. Htin Aung, University of Rangoon
  8. Prof. Nguyen-Quang-Trinh, National University of Vietnam

University of Peradeniya is the second oldest university of Sri Lanka and is a renowned state university, funded by the University Grants Commission of Sri Lanka . ... Chulalongkorn University is the oldest university in Thailand [1] and has long been considered one of the countrys most prestigious universities. ... The University of Hong Kong (HKU ; Chinese: 香港大學; Jyutping: hoeng1 gong2 daai6 hok6; Mandarin Pinyin: ), is the oldest tertiary institution in Hong Kong, China. ... The University of Indonesia (Universitas Indonesia/UI in Indonesian) is an Indonesian university located in and around the capital of Jakarta. ... The University of Malaya (or Universiti Malaya in Malay; commonly abbreviated as UM) is the oldest university in Malaysia, and is situated on a 750 acre (3. ... The University of the Philippines (Filipino: Unibersidad ng Pilipinas) or U.P. or State U is the premiere state university of the Philippines. ... Yangon University (Burmese: ) is a university located in Kamayut Township, Yangon, Myanmar. ...

Members

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  • Universiti Brunei Darussalam

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Flag of Hong Kong Hong Kong (8)


Indonesia (32)


Flag of Malaysia Malaysia (15)


Flag of Myanmar Myanmar (1)


Flag of Philippines Philippines (31)


Singapore (2)


Flag of Republic of China Taiwan (1)


Flag of Thailand Thailand (36)


Flag of Vietnam Vietnam (1)


Flag of Australia Australia (19)


Canada (2)


Japan (4)


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