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On behalf of the SPHERE Team, we are pleased to present the report of the annual conference “HERE and their mission: contributing to higher education reform” that took place in...Read more
In June 2017, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine appointed Yuriy Rashkevych as the Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine – responsible for Higher Education and European Integration...Read more
From February to May 2017 the European Commission conducted a mid-term review of Erasmus+ in order to prepare the new programme for 2020. The aim of this consultation was to...Read more
Organised by the Maltese presidency of the Council of the EU with an aim to enhance knowledge transfer, research collaboration and innovation in the Mediterranean Region, this Ministerial Conference was...Read more
Technical Assistance Missions (TAM) are intended to be flexible tools to support HERE countries to discuss and advance in specific higher education reform related topics. Several of the regions covered...Read more
Ahmad Jammal is currently Director of Higher Education from the Ministry of Higher Education in Lebanon and a dedicated HERE Team member With a longstanding expertise in higher education, Mr...Read more
The National Erasmus + Office in Israel, in collaboration with the Israeli HERE Team, has dedicated two Technical Assistance Missions to the topic of internationalisation, with the perspective to develop...Read more
The European University Association has released a full comparative analysis of the state of play of university autonomy in 29 higher education systems in Europe. The report, published in May...Read more
The European Commission published its Communication on a renewed EU agenda for higher education (with an accompanying staff working document ) and a proposal for a Council recommendation on graduate...Read more
The Open Public Consultation on the mid-term evaluation of the Erasmus+ Programme, carried out by the European Commission (EC), will end on 31 May 2017. This consultation invites various stakeholders...Read more
The deadline for the TRENDS 2018 survey has been extended until 5 June 2017. EUA encourages all European universities and higher education institutions to participate, as an opportunity to share...Read more
Representatives from institutions in the Western Balkans are kindly invited to complete a short questionnaire which is part of a study funded by the European Commission. The study’s objectives are...Read more
EUA invites all universities and higher education institutions in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) to participate in the TRENDS 2018 survey . The eighth in the series, the EUA...Read more
The compendium " Opening Up Education in South Mediterranean Countries: A Compendium of Case Studies and Interviews with Experts about Open Educational Practices and Resources " has been recently published...Read more
The European University Association (EUA) has released the results of its 2016 member consultation on Horizon 2020. As the European Commission undertakes its mid-term review of the current Framework Programme...Read more
The European Commission is currently conducting the mid-term review of Erasmus+ in order to prepare the new programme for 2020. In this effort, the Commission has scheduled a public consultation...Read more
The ESPRIT Project (Enhancing the Social Characteristics and Public Responsibility of Israeli Teaching through an HEI- Student Alliance) was initiated in 2013 and aimed to analyse, map and strengthen the...Read more
The Azerbaijani and Belarusian networks for research and education have connected to the GÉANT European network, allowing scientists and students in Azerbaijan and Belarus to exchange and collaborate with their...Read more
The Dutch organisation SPARK , a partner of EUA, is organising its annual IGNITE conference on 16 November 2016 in Amsterdam. The programme includes sessions on 'universities in the centre...Read more
EUA has recently issued a call for speakers for the Fourth Arab-Euro Conference on Higher Education (AECHE 4), hosted by the University Mohammad V, in Rabat, Morocco from 24 to...Read more
Over €2 billion in funding are available for education, training, youth and sport projects in the recently published 2017 Erasmus+ call . The revised Erasmus+ Programme Guide is now also...Read more
The EU will provide additional assistance worth €10 million to Tunisia under Erasmus + to increase the numbers of exchanges of students and staff between Tunisia and Europe. Over the...Read more
The European Parliament’s Committee on Culture and Education (CULT) has recently published a draft report on the implementation of Council Regulation (EU) No 1288/2013 of 2013 establishing the Erasmus+ programme...Read more
Earlier this year the European Commission launched its “ New Skills Agenda ” (attention: not to be confounded with the Agenda for new skills and jobs of 2010). The Skills...Read more
EURYDICE has recently published two new reports based on data collected from 43 European education systems participating in the EU's Erasmus+ programme. The Structure of the European Education Systems 2016/17:...Read more