UdeS Membership in International Organizations

In an effort to consolidate its international position and to intensify its research and teaching exchanges, the Université de Sherbrooke is active in several international organizations.

Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)

The Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) promotes cooperation and solidarity among French-speaking academic institutions through its 535 member establishments. It also contributes to the development of higher education and research in 35 countries.
For more information, visit the AUF Web site (en français).

Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC)

The Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC) represents its members at the international levels in order to facilitate the development of public policy on higher education and to encourage cooperation among universities and governments, industry, communities, and institutions in other countries.
For more information, visit the AUCC Web site.

International Association of Quebec Studies

The International Association of Quebec Studies promotes the creation of an international network of research on Québec through, notably, co-operation with the Quebec, Canadian and international academic community.
For more information, visit the AIEQ Web site.

International Association of Universities (IAU)

The International Association of Universities (IAU) promotes international cooperation among higher education institutions.
For more information, visit the IAU Web site.

Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE)

The Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) brings together more than 200 colleges, universities, schools, school boards, educational organizations and businesses across Canada.
For more information, visit the CBIE Web site.

Centre de coopération interuniversitaire franco-québécois (CCIFQ)

The Centre de coopération interuniversitaire franco-québécois (CCIFQ) initiates and develops inter-university cooperation between France and Quebec by promoting teaching and research in higher education, professor and student mobility, and the exchange of knowledge between Quebec and France.
For more information, visit the CCIFQ Web site (en français).

Inter-American Organization for Higher Education (IOHE)

The Inter-American Organization for Higher Education (IOHE) enables its members to share resources and values in order to foster higher education solidarity in the Americas. Mr. Bruno-Marie Béchard, Rector of the Université de Sherbrooke, is an advisor to the Vice-president for Canada for the IOHE.
For more information, visit the IOHE Web site.