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The Intergovernmental Higher Academic Council (IHAC) under the auspice of the International University of Fundamental Studies (IUFS) represents the FIRST and ONLY Organization in the World structured within a permanent and qualifying Academic Institution that is multifunctional in both its aims and objectives. The IHAC has International Accreditation and deals with important International problems both theoretical and practical that are of interstate significance. The structure of the IHAC consists of Scientists with International authority and acclaim. The IHAC trains high-level International scientific and administrative personnel who are unique specialists in various fields of scientifically significant activities. Such professionals as well as those who train them represent universal value.

IHAC under IUFS has multi-level system and organizational structures:


  1. The Presidium of IHAC (under the President – Rector

of IUFS);

  1. The Joint Academic Council;
  2. The Specialized Scientific Councils;
  3. The Expert Council (to be agreed);
  4. The Group of Scientific Advisors and Consultants (to be agreed).


In the Academic Council at all levels as well as in a group are Scientific Advisors including Consulting Foreign Scientists.
IHAC under IUFS conducts preliminary work with applicants from around the world to international degrees (Bachelor, Master, Doctor, Grand-PhD) for preparation by candidates of their dissertation defense at the meeting of the IHAC, who organize the process of defense and awards Academic Degrees and Scientific Titles for special achievements (Professor, Full Professor).
In regards International Diplomas for obtaining any Degree issued by IHAC under IUFS, in the first place according to the historically long and international tradition is the “philosophy” (Bachelor, Master, Doctor, Grand-Doctor of Philosophy in a particular sphere of Science and Scientifically significant activities), that emphasize the essential novelty of the proposed and defended material that are presented and defended dissertations of any level at IHAC under IUFS should be both theoretically and practically significant.
The International Higher Attestation Commission (IHAC) structurally and functionally is a part of IUFS, and as the IHAC organizes defenses of dissertations it is also empowered to also issues relevant International Diplomas.

The IHAC is scientific leadership by special research laboratories and specialized research centers as they are created.

The IHAC has the right to perform on its own and offer a variety of academic programs (including their practical value and real cost), to interested parties in such programs to universities, research institutions, etc. and, if accepted and approved, coordinate the actual execution and subsequent use of the Programs.

IHAC members do individual and collective scientific and scientifically significant activities, and create its own specialized publications with participation of Foreign Scientists such as relatively periodic scientific journal, scientific almanac, thematic collections, and monographs. The publications are made in different languages ​​of the world, in printed and e-form. The IHAC also organizes and conducts various international (World) congresses, conferences, etc.

 International University of Fundamental Studies

Intergovernmental Higher Academic Council

The International University of Fundamental Studies (IUFS) was established in 1998 in St. Petersburg (Russia), by Sri-Lankan Shanti P. Jayasekara. The IUFS is a Scientific and Research University. This is the first and only University in the World constantly acting and qualifying complex scientific and research that is multifunctional in its aims and objectives. Under the IUFS exists Intergovernmental Higher Academic Council (IHAC) that graduates after defenses of dissertations unique International specialists in different fields and in different areas of significant scientific activities.

The principal structure of the IUFS Management is: the Rector, Administration, and Secretariat.

The IUFS as the International University deals with the internationally significant issues; representing IUFS Scientists who have international authority; The IUFS prepares international scientific and management personnel along with various activities of the IUFS that have international theoretical and practical importance.

As a University the IUFS is really universal; it covers almost all Sciences and areas of activity that have Scientific importance.
The IUFS is truly a Fundamental University in its nature, as the fundamental basis of its all multi-faceted activity is a fundamentally new “philosophy of interaction (“bializm’)”, in reality overcoming a one-sided character of all previous philosophical concepts such as materialism, idealism, dualism, agnosticism.
The IUFS is a University of a special type and level. It is not engaged in teaching in the traditional sense, however it teaches, and trains those already demonstrating themselves as experts with higher education to further highly professional scientific research and science that is meaningful.

Study – means training by a method and the way of Scientific Research and Science that is meaningful by way of its activities.

All experts from around the world are tested by the Intergovernmental Higher Academic Council IHAC under the IUFS authorities.

Both the IUFS and IHAC under IUFS have been granted an accreditation of the Oxford Educational Network and the International Parliament for Safety and Peace, the New Union of Nations and the Intergovernmental Union of States, which gives to IUFS and IHAC under the IUFS the full right, which corresponds to the Vienna Convention (1961, 1963), to award applicants from different countries of the World International Degrees of Bachelor, Master, Doctor and Grand-Doctors as well as the International Scientific Titles of Professor and Full Professor. These Titles and Degrees are recognized in more than 150 countries.

Essentially IUFS represents International Baccalaureate, Magistracy and Doctoral studies.

The IHAC under IUFS awards International Academic Degrees of Doctor and Grand-Doctor of Philosophy to outstanding social, political, cultural and public figures who have made significant contribution to the development of the World Science and Culture, and to the strengthening of safety and peace on our planet.