Call for Abstracts - 2018 Annual Interdisciplinary Conference (AIC)

2018 Annual Interdisciplinary Conference (AIC)

University for Development Studies

Institute for Interdisciplinary Research and Consultancy Services

The Institute for Interdisciplinary Research and Consultancy Service (IIRaCS) of University for Development Studies invites abstracts on the theme: “UDS@25: Knowledge for Service, Contribution to Higher Education and National Development” to mark the Silver Jubilee of University for Development Studies.

Date: 5th - 6th September, 2018

Venue: UDS, ICC, Tamale

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

We welcome abstracts on the main theme as well as the following sub-themes:

  • Higher Education for National Development
  • The Role of UDS in Community Development
  • Promoting Science, Technology and Innovation for National Development
  • Medical Research and National Development
  • Contributions of Agriculture to National Development
  • Higher Education as a Tool for Socioeconomic Development
  • Gender Mainstreaming and Development
  • Challenges and Prospects of Higher Education
  • Funding of Higher Education
  • Internationalization of Higher Education
  • Role of Higher Education for Environmental, Climate and Disaster Management

 

Submission Guidelines

Abstracts not exceeding 300 words should be sent to the following e-mail address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and copy This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Deadline for Abstract Submission: 30th July, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: 1st August, 2018
Full Paper Submission: 1st September, 2018

 

Fee for Presenters

  1. International Presenters……………………......USD100
  2. Local Presenters……………………………… GHS200
  3. UDS Presenters………………………………..GHS100
  4. Non-UDS Student Presenters ………………... GHS50
  5. UDS Student Presenters ……………………....GHS30
  6. Participants…………………………………….GHS20

Payment can be made into the following account:

Account name: IIRaCS

Accounts number: 9040002705332

Bank branch: Stanbic Bank, Tamale

Swift Code: SBIC GHAC

For enquiries call: 0372092362/ 0200560041/0244601970