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2017 IRCHE Conference

2017 International Research Conference on Higher Education

January 24-27, 2018

Inna Grand Bali Beach Hotel, Indonesia


       Biennially, the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP), one of the biggest state universities in the Philippines organizes international conference to encourage its faculty and other scholars and researchers to present their research findings and other related papers. The conference, a multidisciplinary in nature recognizes research as the primary means to acquire new information and innovative ideas in many academic fields and disciplines addressing the different challenges by proposing sound solutions to the various problems not only in the Philippines but also in the Asia-Pacific region as well. 

      The International Research Conference on Higher Education 2017 (IRCHE 2017) is a four-day, biennial activity initiated and organized by the Polytechnic University of the Philippines in partnership with Universitas Dhyana Pura, Universitas Udayana and the Asia-Pacific Consortium of Researchers and Educators (APCoRE). In cooperation with Department of Science and Technology-National Capital Region. Endorsed by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) and its international partners and collaborators such as the, the Academic International Consortium of Indonesia and the Burapha University, Thailand.

      This Conference will be held on January 24-27, 2018 at the Inna Grand Bali Resort, JL Hang Tuah Sanur, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia, a follow up through activity from the successful research conferences organized by the University in 2011, 2013 and 2015. With the overwhelming response of research enthusiasts from the academe, business sector and government organizations, the University felt accountable to lead once again in showcasing worthy intellectual exploration in scholarly works. The following are the four (4) equally significant research program areas in higher education: 

      •    Science, Technology and Engineering 
      •    Education 
      •    Business and Finance 
      •    Humanities, Social Science and Communication 

The highlights of this year’s conference are as follows:

      •    Research Paper Presentations 
      •    Nemesio E. Prudente Excellence in Research Award
      •    MOU Signing for Research and Academic Partnership 


IRCHE in Bali starts registration. This conference is powered by the

Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Universitas Dhyana Pura, Academic

International Cooperation of Indonesia and the Asia Pacific Consortium of

Researchers and Educators.

Welcome dance of Dyahna Pura University dance troupe and cultural night

The Rector of Dhyana Pura University Dr. Nyandra welcomes the delegates

Her Excellency Amb. Isleta (Philippine Embassy to Jakarta)

addresses the delegates

Prof. Kenneth Mix of Texas State University,

US delivers a lecture on research and innovation

Dr. Sheyene Krysher of Texas State University discusses

“Disseminating and Popularizing Research Findings through New Media." 

Snapshots of delegates

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