Join Acumen’s Diversify South East Asia Programme 2023

22-26 October 2023

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Are you ready to diversify your institution's horizons and explore the potential of South East Asia?

Look no further! The team at Acumen are thrilled to invite you to our Diversify South East Asia Programme, taking place from 22nd to 26th October 2023 in the vibrant city of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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About the Programme

Diversification is a key theme for many international institutions - including market diversification, delivery models, subject areas, and study level - with South East Asia increasingly in the frame to achieve those diversification objectives.

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Your host for the programme will be Haike Manning, Acumen's Executive Director for South East Asia. Haike is the former New Zealand Ambassador to Vietnam and has been living and working in the South East Asian region for more than 10 years.

Why Attend?

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Gain Deep Insights: Dive into key markets in South East Asia and gain the latest insights that can guide your institution's internationalisation efforts.

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Actionable Strategies: Acquire practical tips that support your diversification objectives, enabling you to reach new student populations and expand your institutional network.

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Expand Your Networks: Forge connections with key local stakeholders, including agents, schools, government bodies, and Embassies, and establish valuable relationships that open doors to collaboration and opportunities.

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Engage with Peers: Connect with senior leaders from institutions across the UK, Europe, US, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, fostering a vibrant community for knowledge-sharing and growth.

Programme Highlights

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Student Mobility: Deep dive into Malaysia's education landscape and engage with local agents and schools.

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Regional Markets Focus: Explore the potential of Indonesia, Singapore, and Vietnam, and learn about effective engagement models.

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Partnerships and Engagement: Meet government officials and institutions, and discover the power of strategic collaborations.

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Diverse Markets: Embark on a visit to Kuching, Sarawak, and uncover untapped recruitment potential.


To ensure a personalised experience and maximise networking opportunities, participation will be limited to a maximum of 10 institutions. Don't miss your chance to be part of this exclusive programme.


Take advantage of our early bird offer! The registration fee is US $4900 plus taxes per participant. This comprehensive package includes meals, local transportation, and airport transfers. Please note that hotel accommodations (corporate rate available), domestic and international flights are excluded.

Regular price (after 31 July): US $5200 + taxes


Secure your spot now and diversify your institution’s engagement in South East Asia.