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Licensing IAU content provides a comprehensive and up-to-date collection of information on higher education systems, universities and institutions globally. Data available includes:

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  • With information on over 18,000 institutions from over 180 countries this wide array of data will prove invaluable to anyone working in the field of education. Data can be used in a variety of ways, including the compiling of mailing lists, dropdown lists and collating a range of information on institutions and systems alike.

    We have a Licensing Team at Palgrave Macmillan ensuring that our content is accessible to a wider audience and who will be able to advise you on your data licensing needs.

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    Tel: +44 (0) 1256 303516
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