Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Implementation of Global Partnerships

  3. International Collaboration and Knowledge Transfer

  4. Challenges and Sustainability of Global Partnerships

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. James Soto Antony, Tara Nicola
      Pages 75-86 Open Access

About this book


This open access book written by international experts in the field of educational innovation is a guide for universities to become world-class universities. It contributes to the current international intellectual debate on the future of higher education. It also tells the story of King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah (Saudi Arabia) and its effort to become a world-class university. The book discusses excellence in different aspects such as education, research, community services, strategic planning, knowledge economy and international cooperation.


Education Excellence in Education Higher Education Excellence in Collaboration Student Exchange Open Access

Editors and affiliations

  • Abdulrahman AI-Youbi
    • 1
  • Adnan H. M. Zahed
    • 2
  • William G. Tierney
    • 3
  1. 1.King Abdulaziz University (KAU)JeddahSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.King Abdulaziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia
  3. 3.PULLIAS CENTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATIONUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2020
  • License CC BY
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-25524-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-25525-1
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