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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HERAS workshop on “Applying a Human Rights Based Approach in Higher Education”

Prishtina. On 4th and 5th of July, HERAS organised a workshop on “Applying Human Rights Based Approach in Higher Education”. The aim of the workshop was to address central aspects of higher education from a human rights perspective, including curriculum development, institutionalization of human rights at HEIs and development of teaching materials.

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WUS Austria and PATTERNS Lectures took part in the 8th ELIA Academy in London

London. WUS Austria and PATTERNS Lectures took part in the 8th ELIA Academy on the topic "What’s going on Here? Exploring Elasticity in Teaching and Learning in the Arts at Central Saint Martins in London from 5-7 July 2017. 

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MLS4ENG - Multiplier Event and Final Project Meeting, Skopje, Macedonia

Skopje. On 12 June 2017 a multiplier event of the Erasmus+ project Professional Development Courses for Engineering Management and Leadership Skills took place in Skopje.

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PATTERNS Lectures conference: "Is teaching always political? New challenges in higher education."

From 24 – 25 November 2017, Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. For more information click here or contact us at patterns@wus-austria.org. Download the conference booklet here

Photo credits: Almir Budimlic