UNIVERSITI TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN

STAFF EXCHANGE PROGRAMME

Staff Exchange Programme is a program with a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) or Agreement (MoA) with partner university which will allow staff to undergo teaching for a semester in UTAR or partner university. The programme provides opportunities to promote exchange of expertise and experience on pedagogical methods.

What are the objectives of staff mobility for teaching? 
  1. To encourage higher education institutions to broaden and enrich the range and content of courses they offer;
  2. To create links between global higher education institutions; 
  3. To promote exchange of expertise and experience on pedagogical methods
Who can benefit? 
The teaching assignments may be carried out by academic staff of UTAR or from partner university

How long is the duration?
Staff can teach abroad for maximum a trimester.
Exchange staff shall conduct a minimum of one course with no less than three (3) lecture hours per week at the host university and encourage to conduct a research project together with staff of the host university during the exchange programme.

Inbound Application

Inbound exchange staff must be existing staff of partner university with a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) or Agreement (MoA) with UTAR.  
Outbound Application

UTAR staff who intends to join the staff exchange programme must apply and obtain approval from faculty Dean, Staff Development Committee and President.