GENERAL : To achieve a profound transformation of higher education in order
that it becomes an effective promoter of sustainable human development and at
the same time, improves its relevance with closer links with the world of work and
achieve quality in its teaching, research, business and community extension
functions including life long learning.
SPECIFIC: To contribute to the transformation through improvement of the
conceptions, methodology and practices related to:
�� The relevance of higher education.
�� Quality, evaluation and accreditation.
�� Research and development.
�� Outreach activities in business and community and life long
�� The knowledge and use of the new information and communication
�� Management and financing.
�� Export of higher education, and reorientation of international
�� Strengthening of open and distance education system.
�� Strengthening of research institutions.
�� Mobilization of resources.