L’Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) is a network of higher education and research institutions partly or entirely French-speaking network. In 2014, its 800 members are present in 100 countries, making it the largest association of universities in the world based on a common language. His office is located on the campus of the University of Montreal. Since 2007, it is run by Bernard Cerquiglini.
Among the activities of the AUF, the creation and animation of digital campuses and information access centers in many Francophone campuses, particularly in Africa. The AUF is also working to develop the mobility of students and researchers in the francophone education area.