International Higher Education (CIHE) The purposes of the Council on International Higher Education (CIHE) shall be:
To provide a forum for the dissemination and discussion of research in order to advance research and theory on higher education from comparative and international perspectives.
To provide a formal structure within ASHE for scholars with interests in international higher education can promote theory and research to explore contrasting cultural and international perspectives in the study of higher education.
To provide a focal point and network for students entering the field of international higher education research.
To provide a communication linkage among higher education researchers for the identification of research priorities, the exchange of ideas and methods and the facilitation of cooperative research and evaluation