The HED (Higher Education Discovery) project was initiated by Accreditation in Education Company which has 13 years of publishing experience and occupies the leading positions in the information and communication area of the professional community in
Higher Education Discovery Project: Journal and Website
HED is an international open electronic journal circulated on all the continents of the Earth. It is disseminated among international departments of universities in 80 countries. Its subscribers include Ministries of education, universities with its' administrative and international relations departments, quality assurance agencies, recruitment agencies, and international education events organizing committees.
HED is an information tool for development of academic mobility, since its goal is to become a global media platform where educational organizations will definitely find partners. Its objectives are to be in the center of all current events and to track trends of higher education development and internationalization. The journal will help educational organizations to find associates abroad for collaboration projects, select an academic exchange program, invite foreign colleagues to their events, advise foreign educators on vacancies; present information on their achievements to potential partners; let thousands of the world universities discover their information; find sponsors for implementation of collaboration projects, educators and students for academic exchange programs; inform foreign colleagues on their international events.
As part of the HED project, the International Site for Academic Networking (HEDClub) was also created. It is aimed at helping educational institutions from all over the world and their representatives to find international partners in the field of higher education and research.
Free and paid ad promotion services
HED is a service that enables all registered users to post ads free of charge. To have an ad posted, you should register on the website. Doing so will also allow you to correspond with the ad target audience.
There are over 500 educational organizations from
The partnership ads are classified into the following caterogies: Jobs, Staff Exchange, Student Mobility, Scholarships and Grants, Internships, Joint Educational Programs, Sponshorship, Educational Events, Research&Development, Consulting&Assistance, HR&Recruiting.
HED also provides paid advertising promotion services:
- Moving ads up to the premium section
- Highlighting ads in color
- Presenting ads out loud at the ONLINE FAIR
- Banner placement
- Mailing the ad out to the registered users’ emails
Detailed information about the paid services and fees is available here.
To establish partnership relations with Russian HEIs, you can use the following services offered by HED:
- Emailing of the information about your partner offer for heads of Russian HEIs' international services.
- Communicating your partner offer to heads of Russian HEIs' international services by our company's specialists by phone.
- Face-to-face acquaintance with foreign colleagues at the II All-Russian conference «Informational transparency in education and science: how to introduce oneself to the society» (
Detailed information is available here.
International contest «Informationally transparent HEI. International level»
HED has recently launched the international contest «Informationally transparent HEI. International level» for HEIs from all over the world. HEIs' international service specialists are invited for participation. The contest includes three steps:
Step 1 HEI International service specialists' self-evaluation
Participants are awarded a certificate «Ready for cooperation. International level».
Step 2 Self-evaluation of HEI's international infomational activity
Participants are awarded a certificate "Ready to confirm the status of informationally transparent HEI. International level"
Step 3 International experts' evaluation of HEI's international information transparency
Participants are awarded a certificate «Informationally transparent HEI.International level».
To participate in the contest, please follow the instructions https://hedclub.com/site/contest.
International EDU Fairs
As part of HED project, international Online EDU Fairs are conducted. They bring together international speakers from
The Fairs are conducted in English. The participants have an excellent opportunity to communicate with the audience interested in international cooperation, get acquainted with foreign partners representing projects at the fair, make business proposals to foreign partners and discuss forms of cooperation.
HED is waiting for everybody at the IV Online EDU Fair in autumn 2018.
Table of Contents
The HED magazine for applicants available in Arabic and Chinese
The fifth issue of the quarterly HED magazine has been published
Подведены итоги конкурса «HED-Scholarship»
International students in Russia can start studying without restrictions
Webinar 'Internationalization of higher education' under the aegis of APQN to be held on February 18, 2020
The QS expert highly appreciates Valery Falkov's achievements as Rector of Tyumen State University
International students of Tomsk universities to apply for Russian citizenship by the end of their studies
North-Eastern Federal University promotes Russian language and culture in China
The Russian Ministry of Science and Higher Education to review the mechanism of international students' education
Scholarships to study in Russia in 2020-2021
KazNU expands partnership with leading universities of Saudi Arabia
Uzbekistan and Japan will move to a new level of scientific cooperation
EU allocates 8 million euros to support education in Kyrgyzstan
RUDN University has created an integrated space for digital cooperation
Russia and China have mapped out joint plans in the field of science and higher education
China promotes international education in space science and technology
TPU International Week 2019 held in Tomsk
Webinar schedule: Internationalization of higher education
Study shows which universities lead the way in promotion of summer schools
The National Aggregate Ranking of Russian Universities
The Accreditation in Education Journal and the Public Fund Edinstvo have become partners
Belarus and Nigeria are cooperating in the field of education
Russian and Chinese universities have agreed to establish the International Transport Academy
Summer schools attract international applicants to Russian universities
Russian and German experts discussed the issues of university and academic science
The 15th FICCI Higher Education Summit in India
Russia to create 50 Pre-University Training Centers abroad by 2024
More than 30 Russian Universities in the THE ranking
Russia will simplify work rights for international students
The First Russia-UK University Rectors Forum
Webinar 'How understanding neuroscience can help you transform your team and your organization'
“MEDIAactivity of Russian universities” and “TOP-50 MEDIAactive Rectors of Russia” announced at Interfax
RUDN and Rosatom will train staff for African projects
Is Africa the future for recruiting international students?
Danish Government Scholarships under the Cultural Agreements
Over 7,000 foreign students will study IT at Russian universities
European Universities Initiative – Chances and challenges
Belgian students demand free higher education
Uganda and Russia signed a Memorandum of cooperation in higher education
Angola and Russia signed an Agreement on Mutual Recognition of Education, Qualifications and Academic Degrees
The 10th ENQA General Assembly took place in Yerevan
Students supported by the Global Education Program choose Australia and Great Britain as study abroad destinations
Call for participation – Webinars under the aegis of APQN devoted to Quality Assurance
Regional universities move up in QS University Rankings: Emerging Europe & Central Asia
New Model of State Control (Supervision) in Education
HED Webinar under the aegis of APQN took place on October 10, 2019
Joint Master's programs to be launched by RANEPA and University of London
III Ufa International Education Fair