10 mars 2016

EAN Conference, 29-31 May, Dublin (Ireland)

The European Access Network (EAN), which works for widening participation in higher education, is organising its 25th conference from 29 to 31 May 2016 at the University College Dublin. More...

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Call for applications: international experts of HEI programme accreditation

The National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement (NCEQE) of Georgia has launched a permanent call for international experts of programme accreditation of higher education institutions.
The NCEQE is responsible for external evaluations as well as programme and institutional accreditation in Georgia. Experts will be required to draft external evaluation reports on relevant study programmes of Georgian universities. Applications from experts in the legal, medical and pedagogical studies fields are particularly encouraged.
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International Scientific Conference, 14-15 April, Kiev (Ukraine)

On 14-15 April 2016, “The II International Scientific Conference – Professional Art Education and Artistic Culture: Challenges of the XXI Century" will take place at Borys Grinchenko Kiev University in Ukraine. More...

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Update on Recognition of Professional Qualifications

EUA monitors developments on the EU’s legal framework for professional qualifications and has published its 14th update on the topic.
The document, published in February 2016, focuses on the amended Directive 2013/55/EU on the Recognition of Professional Qualifications and provides a detailed update on the key developments that have taken place over the past year. As professional training is often provided by higher education institutions, the development of this framework is of importance to EUA and its members. More...

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EUA launches Refugees Welcome Map

In response to Europe’s refugee crisis, EUA presented the Refugees Welcome Map on 29 February 2016.
Scholars, researchers, students and university staff are among the thousands of people who have been forced to flee their countries. The Refugees Welcome Map demonstrates in an interactive way how higher education institutions all over Europe are responding by engaging them and assisting them in continuing their studies, research and academic careers. More...

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EUA responds to Modernisation Agenda consultation

EUA has responded on behalf of its members to the consultation on the revision of the Modernisation Agenda with a statement sent to the European Commission (EC) on 29 February 2016.
EUA welcomes the revision and considers it timely given the progress made by universities since 2011, and in light of new challenges facing Europe and European universities. More...

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EUA participates in new ET2020

These European Commission (EC) expert groups aim to ensure the exchange of information and experiences among member states on topics related to priorities identified in the ET 2020 strategy. In the kick-off meeting, participants underlined the importance of dialogue and peer-learning in supporting the achievement of jointly set goals. They also considered the role of the EC crucial in coordinating this on behalf of the member states. More...

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EUA partner in MIMIR project

Thirteen higher education institutions are participating in the MIMIR project together with the Moroccan and Jordanian Ministries for Higher Education and Research, EUA and the Association of Arab Universities. They will work together under the coordination of the University of Barcelona to improve the institutional management of innovation and research at Moroccan and Jordanian partner institutions. More...

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1st UNI-SET Energy Clustering Event: Universities enhancing their role in the energy transition

Around 100 participants from 22 countries gathered in Trondheim, Norway from 24 to 26 February 2016 to take part in the 1st UNI-SET Energy UNI-SETEntitled "Human resources and new knowledge to build the future energy system", the event took place at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU). It was organised jointly by EUA, KU Leuven and NTNU. More...

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