CLICKS invites Higher Education Institutions to submit institutional best practices

CLICKS in partnership with the MENA Association of University Presidents (MENA-AUP) invites Higher Education Institutions to document and transfer institutional best practices and case studies to promote the sharing of experiences and ‘know-how’ across the region.

Currently submissions against on the following streams are welcomed:

  • Leadership Development in Higher Education
  • Governance in Higher Education
  • Quality and Accreditation
  • Technology integration in Higher Education
  • Research in Higher Education
  • Capacity building and human capital development in Higher Education
  • Student centricity in Higher Education

The submitted case studies shall provide best practices and/or lessons learnt that other institutions can adapt for their own institutions.

Generic Guidelines for Submissions:

  • All best practices shall include an abstracts consisting of no more than 150 words.
  • The abstract shall clearly indicate the purpose, findings and implications of the case study presented
  • The actual case study should be between 6 to 12 pages long excluding references and appendices, submitted in word format in a single-spaced, 12-point Arial style; title centered, in bold and all in capital letters; text and sub-titles aligned left and shall be sent to
  • The title page should be separate and should include full name(s) of authors, affiliations, with city, country, phone, and email information

The case study itself shall provide:

  • A background of the institution where the case study took place
  • The context the case study tends to addresses; in other words the problem that prompted the initiative or the reason why the initiative was undertaken with possible examples illustrated
  • The goals and outcomes intended to be achieved by the institutions
  • The actual implementation strategy
  • The results and outcome of the implementation strategy
  • References if used must be in Harvard style and carefully checked for completeness, accuracy and consistency
  • Please use up to 10 key words that describe the case study for web searches in your manuscript. This will enable database search
  • Figures and tables should appear within the text of the case study and are numbered consecutively
  • The figure or table number and description should appear left-justified in 10-point size at the top
  • Legends should be short and define any acronyms, abbreviations or symbols used

All submitted best practices will be blind reviewed by an editorial committee

Extended Abstract Submission Deadline: 30 March, 2014   |   Full Case Study Submission Deadline : 30June, 2014