Januario John Rivas, AM, Consul General ad honorem, Philippine Consulate General, Darwin, NT, Australia, visited the University with Mr. Sean Mahoney, CEO of International College of Advance Education (ICAE) and Ms. Alana Kaye Anderson, CEO of Alana Kaye College of International last January 25, 2024, They met with Dr. Grace Lopena, Dr, Sheila Arnibal and Dr. Ma. Teresa Chavez. The objective of the meeting was for them to present and propose a new engagement, the 5-year Framework of Collaboration for International School Partnership.

The initiative is to provide graduates of UNO-R opportunities to advance themselves in the Australian standard of education with global job market competency. They proposed that collaboration for UNO-R graduates can further upgrade their prior learning in the Philippines with the Australian industry training standard.