Those universities and other degree-conferring institutions which are dedicated to the advancement and transmission of knowledge at a level appropriate to university, as indicated by the nature and quality of their instruction, the participation of their staff in the advancement of knowledge, and the type of working equipment placed at the disposal of their staff, may be admitted to membership of the Association.

Any national association which enables the chief executives of universities in the region to counsel together in order to serve the general interests of the universities may be admitted as an Associate Members.

* For parties outside Asia and the Pacific the AUAP serves as a single point of contact for those wishing to connect with higher education entities within the region.


Universities and other degree-conferring institutions are invited to join AUAP as Regular Members. National and International Association serving the general interests of higher education are welcome as Associate Members.


For an annual institutional membership fee of US$800, or US$2400 (for three years) The annual due is from 1 July - 30 June .

HOW TO APPLY Please complete the required membership application form which is available at