American University of Mongolia announces new corporate founder
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia–February 1, 2013 – The American University of Mongolia has announced that DAI, a U.S. company based in Bethesda, Maryland has become its most recent corporate founder, joining Newcom LLC, Rio Tinto PLC and the General Electric Foundation in supporting the university’s development. DAI is the largest development contractor for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).
Founders Announce Establishment of American University of Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia–September 18, 2012– The American University of Mongolia Development Foundation (AUMDF) has announced the establishment of the American University of Mongolia (AUM) here, giving details of the development already underway.
The AUMDF was founded by a group of Mongolian and American business, educational and community leaders to bring the best traditions of American higher education to serve the unique needs of students in Mongolia. AUM will be an independent, non-profit liberal arts university modeled after successful universities in the U.S. and will be accredited by U.S. and Mongolian accreditation bodies.