PATTERNS Lectures final conference: „Is teaching always political? New challenges in higher education“

Vienna. „Is teaching always political? New challenges in higher education“ was the title of the final conference of PATTERNS Lectures, a project initiated by ERSTE Foundation and implemented by WUS Austria. The project runs in a series of editions for the 4th time and supports the development of new university courses in Central and South Eastern Europe in the fields of art history, cultural theory, and cultural studies. In the final event of the 4th edition PATTRNS Lecturers from different editions came together, discussing freedom of speech in the classroom, the role of university teachers and students as part of civil society, and unversities’ responsibility for engagement and democracy.

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ALLED project has come to an end

Prishtina. The ALLED project has come to an end and we are featuring here some of the outputs/publications produced in the component for higher education which was led by experts from WUS Austria.


For more nformation and more outputs visit: http://www.alledkosovo.com/

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Final conference of Tempus GOVERN

Yerevan. After three-and-a-half years of learning from one another, the Tempus GOVERN project is coming to a close.

The objective of the project was to enable application of the state-of-the-art management system at Armenian HEIs for promoting effective and efficient structural changes in line with Bologna agenda thus enhancing HEIs autonomy and accountability.


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Final conference of Tempus VERITAS

Yerevan. On October 12 the final conference of Tempus VERITAS project took place in Yerevan, Armenia.

The aim of the project was structural development of the doctoral education at Armenian higher education institutions based on Salzburg Principles and European Qualifications Framework.

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PROMIG project meeting at Tbilisi State University

Tbilisi. From 25-26 October 2017, a project meeting was held within the scope of the project PROMIG - Promoting Migration Studies in Higher Education. The agenda included a mix of presentations and discussions on outputs and activities in line with the established workplan.


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AtLETyC – 4th Project Meeting took place in Sarajevo

Partners from Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Italy, Slovenia and Lithuania came together in Sarajevo to work on the Erasmus+ Project "Athletes Learning Entrepreneurship – a new Type of Dual Career Approach". With this project, the project partners were trying to provide active and retired elite athletes with entrepreneurial skills required to work in a modern, rapidly changing business environment


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ONEHEALTH: final project meeting, September 2017, Ljubljana, Slovenia

On 16th September project partners gathered in Ljubljana to reflect on activities carried out during the project, get an overview on lessons learned and discuss the reporting to the European Commission.  

Key outcomes of the project are two Master programmes dealing with the subject of One Health which are implemented on University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and University of Prishtina, Kosovo.

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HERAS Workshop on Learning Outcomes and Curriculum Development

Sharri Mountains/Prizren. HERAS implemented a two-days workshop for the Coordinators for Academic Development (CAD) of the University of Prishtina. During the first day HERAS provided input and material covering the state-of-the-art regarding learning outcomes/curriculum development, whereas on the second day, the experts and the participants jointly worked out a toolkit/manual for curriculum development, which is tailored to the needs of the University of Prishtina

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NURSLING working meeting in Uzbekistan

Tashkent/Samarkand. The partners of the Erasmus + project NURSLING met with partners in Tashkent and Samarkand to continue working on guidelines for a National Qualification Framework and a qualification data base in Uzbekistan. We also had a chance to meet students to present and discuss different aspects of higher education in Uzbekistan/Central Asia and in Europe.

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The Methodology for Reviewing and Revising Study Programmes in Line with Labour Market Demands was produced with the project ALLED.