University Agreements and InternationAL Memberships
NDU’s international agreements are usually based upon a general memorandum of understanding, which stipulates five broad categories of possible cooperation:

  1. Faculty, Staff and Student mobility programs
  2. Study programs
  3. Projects cooperation
  4. Research cooperation
  5. Organization of exhibitions, conferences, seminars, workshops and study tours

General University Agreements


July 2014

New & Renewed Inception date Expiry date
1. Higher Education Institutions:
University of Applied Sciences Worms, Germany 2012 Automatic renewal
Vaxjo University, Faculty of Engineering, Sweden 2004 Automatic renewal
University of Ottawa, Canada 2001 Automatic renewal
Istituto Europeo di Design S.p.A, Italy 2013 2018
Ulster University (Faculty of Art Design and the Built Environment), Northern Ireland, UK 2013 2018
American Business School (Institut de Gestion Sociale Group), Paris, France 2013 2018
Lund University, Sweden 2013 2018
University of Western Sydney 2004 2017
University College of Copenhagen, Denmark 2014 2017
University of Concordia, Canada 2007 2017
Salahaddin University, Hawler (SUH), Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq 2012 2017
St. Louis University, Missouri, US 2005 2016
American Hospitality Academy, USA 2011 2015
Corvinus University of Budapest, Hungary 2010 2015
University of Bahrain, Bahrain 2010 2015
Salve Regina University, USA 2010 2015
Ukrainian Catholic University, Ukraine 2009 2014
Tatar State University of Humanities and Education 2009 2014
University of Dayton, Ohio, US 2009 2014
University of Cyprus, Cyprus 2009 2014
2. Other Instituions
Secretariat General of Catholic Schools, Egypt 2011 2014
3. Programs / International and inter-universities cooperative Projects
Ministry of Industry, Lebanon, LIRA program 2012 2015
UCC (University College of Copenhagen) Didactics of Dialogue and Reconciliation project 2014 2016
Linnaeus University, Sweden, Advanced Health project 2014 2016
AUF (Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie) e-learning and Pedagogical Innovation project 2014 2016
Hochschule BRS University, Germany, Building Open Source Software Communities project 2013 2016
University of Crete, Greece, Climate Change and Sustainability Policy project 2013 2016
University of Seville, Spain, Euro-Mediterranean Integration through Life Long Learning project 2012 2015
Being Renewed Inception date Expiry date
1. Higher Education Institutions:
College of Mount Saint Vincent – Riverdale, NY, USA 2011 2013
John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin, Poland 2010 2013
Politecnico di Torino, Italy 2010 2013
Universidad Libre, Columbia 2008 2013
Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium 2008 2013
Politecnico Di Milano, Italy 2009 2012
University of the Arts - Bremen, Germany 2006 2011
Lebanese University, Lebanon 2009 2010
University of Poitiers, France 2007 2010
University of Petra, Jordan 2005 2010
Brigham Young University, Digitization of manuscripts, Utah, USA 2000 2010
Nùcleo de Estudos Libaneses (NEL) of Universidade Federal de Santa Maria (UFSM), Brazil 2006 2009
University of Malta, Malta 2004 2009
Wayne State University, College of Engineering, USA 2004 2009
Middlesex University, England 2005 2008
Central Connecticut State University, USA 2003 2008
Centro Libanès, Mexico City, Mexico 2003 2008
El-Colegio de Mexico, A.C., Mexico 2003 2008
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico 2003 2008
Universidad Iberoamericana Ciadad de Mexico, Mexico 2003 2008
Assumption University in Bangkok, Thailand 2002 2007
University of Michigan – Flint, Michigan, USA 2002 2006
Madonna University, USA 2001 2004
TAFE Commission of New South Wales, Australia 2000 2003
University of Dallas, USA 2000 2003
Ulm University, Faculty of Engineering, Germany 2007 -
El-Camino University, CA, USA 2006 -
Swiss Hotel Management School, Switzerland 2006 -
University of Leicester, UK 1993 -
Universita degli Studi di Firenze, Facolta di Architecttura, Italy - -
University of Alcala, Spain - -
2. Other Instituions
Centre International d’Etude du Sport 2012 2013
Mexican Lebanese Cultural Institute 2003 2008
Italian Cultural Institute in Lebanon 2002 -

Faculty to Faculty Agreements

Faculty of Business Administration and Economics (FBAE)
John Molson School of Bus, Concordia University, Canada, 2007
American Business School (Institut de Gestion Sociale Group), Paris, France
University of Applied Sciences Worms, Germany
American Hospitality Academy, USA
Swiss Hotel Management School, Switzerland, 2006
Faculty of Engineering (FE)
Wayne State University, College of Engineering, USA, 2004
Vaxjo University, Faculty of Engineering, Sweeden, 2004
Ulm University, Faculty of Engineering, Germany, 2007
Faculty of Architecture, Art and Design (FAAD)
Istituto Europeo di Design S.p.A, Italy
Ulster University (Faculty of Art Design and the Built Environment), Northern Ireland, UK
Faculty of Humanities (FH)
University of Leicester, Mass Comm. Research, UK

Special University Agreements

Name
Brigham Young University, Utah, USA, 2000
TAFE Commission of New South Wales: Recognized NDU degrees in Australia

The University is also a member of Regional / International Associations / Organizations

Name  
AACRAO The Arab Association of Collegiate Registrar's and Admission Officers, Jordan
AARU Association of Arab Universities, Jordan
ACCU Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, USA
ACE American Council on Education, USA
ACO Action Chrétienne en Orient, France
ACRAO The American Association of Collegiate Registrar's and Admission Officers, USA
CB The College Board, USA
CIC Council of Independent Colleges, USA
CUM Comunitàdelle UniversitÀ Mediterranee, Italy
EAIE The European Association of International Education, The Netherlands
EMUNI Euro-Mediterranean University, Slovenia
EPUF Euromed Permanent University Forum, Tarragona, Spain
FIUC Fédération Internationale des Universités Catholiques, France
FUCE Fédération des Universités Catholiques d’Europe et du Liban, Belgium
IAU International Association of Universities, France
IAUP International Association of University Presidents, USA
NAFSA Association of International Educators, USA
PIRC Phoenician International Research Center, USA
RMEI Réseau Méditerranéen des Écoles d’ingénieurs, France
Talloires The Talloires Network, USA