(2) Organization and Membership of UMAP & UMAP Eligible Countries/Territories
【Organization of UMAP】
【Eligibility for UMAP Membership】
UMAP members are composed of representatives of the national higher education institutions of each eligible countries/territories and administrative regions, and compose a consortia of governments, universities and related organizations. In Japan, the UMAP Japan National Committee was established in collaboration with the associations of national, public, and private universities as a main actor of UMAP national activities.
Individual persons are not eligible for the UMAP membership, but individual universities of member countries/territories can join the UMAP exchange programs.
【UMAP Eligible Countries/Territories】
As of 2016, UMAP eligible countries/territories are as follows. The countries/territories which paid an annual contribution to the UMAP International Secretariat (UMAP IS) are the UMAP Full Members, and compose the UMAP Board.
If you would like to check the UMAP National Secretariat (UMAP NS) of each member country/territory and participating universities, please refer to the following link (UMAP Membership) in the UMPA IS website.