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Erasmus+ Virtual Exchange is a ground-breaking project enabling youth in Europe and the Southern Mediterranean to engage in meaningful intercultural experiences online as part of their formal or non-formal education...Read more
The study visit follows up a HERE seminar that was held in Novi Sad, Serbia in 2016 on joint degree development. Resources from this seminar will be revisited prior to...Read more
2 October, 2018 to 3 October, 2018
A new report has been launched on the research capacity of higher education institutions in the Western Balkans (WB). This publication aims to provide recommendations to national governments and higher...Read more
This technical assistance mission (TAM) will take place next 27-28 June 2018 at the Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d’Oran, Oran, Algeria. Under the subject "Internationalization of Algerian...Read more
27 June, 2018 to 28 June, 2018
The outcome report for Montpellier study visit “Developing entrepreneurial skills: a new challenge for universities” aims to provide a comprehensive summary of the results of a pre-survey on this topic,...Read more
The SPHERE team would like to announce that the call for TAM for 2020 will be launched in early September, with a deadline of mid-October. Emphasis in 2020 will be...Read more
SPHERE has been tasked by the European Commission and the Executive Agency (EACEA) to investigate the extent to which ‘disadvantaged students’ in Partner countries (Western Balkans, Eastern Europe, Central Asia...Read more
The TRUNAK project , a capacity building project co-funded by the Erasmus + Programme of the European Union which focuses on modernising the regulatory framework for universities in Kazakhstan and...Read more
Last December, the SPHERE Team reported that the follow-up work on the commitments of the Paris Communiqué had commenced, the result of the successful Bologna Process Ministerial Conference in Paris...Read more
This article is based on results of a study conducted by the Georgian HERE Team in 2017. Research projects form significant part of HERE activities in Georgia: alongside with translations...Read more
In 2018 the Institutional Evaluation Programme (IEP) of the European University Association (EUA) evaluated nine higher education institutions in Montenegro. Based on the individual evaluation reports, IEP published in December...Read more
Colin Tück has been the director of the European Quality Assurance Register (EQAR) since its creation in 2008. He has been actively involved in the Bologna Process for over a...Read more
Bushra Akileh is a sixth year Pharm.D student at the University of Jordan. She is a student representative on the Jordanian HERE team and has also recently been nominated as...Read more
The European University Association (EUA) and more than a dozen other university associations have united to issue a common response to the European Commission’s proposal for Horizon Europe . The...Read more
HERE Study Visit: Learning and teaching: Professional development of staff in higher education The shift of paradigm to student-centred learning has brought into question the traditional relationship between teacher and...Read more
3 September, 2018 to 4 September, 2018
EUA has issued a first response to the European Commission’s proposal for the EU’s next Erasmus programme . Released on 30 May, the proposal provides a solid basis for discussion...Read more
The European Commission’s draft budget breakdown for its next research programme, Horizon Europe, devotes the biggest share of funding, €52.7 billion, to a series of projects to tackle climate change,...Read more
Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Tibor Navracsics, the Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport of Kosovo, Kujtim Gashi and the Minister of Education, Science and Technology of Kosovo,...Read more
Upcoming TAM: Report writing training for authorization/accreditation experts and QA staff. As quality assurance system in Georgia is becoming really international – peer review groups consist of local and European...Read more
21 June, 2018 to 22 June, 2018
In February 2018, the European Commission released its new enlargement strategy , giving an accession perspective to the Western Balkans region. The latest impetus came last month, when the Commission...Read more
Between March 2017 and April 2018, the EU and Algeria demonstrated their desire to deepen their political dialogue and cooperation in all partnership areas. That is the conclusion of the...Read more
The 30th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition will take place next 11-14 September 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland. The 2018 conference theme is 'Facing outward'. More information available at: more
11 September, 2018 to 14 September, 2018
This Ministerial Conference will be held in Paris on May 24-25 and will be an opportunity to reinforce the cooperation between countries for a better future of higher education.It is...Read more
24 May, 2018 to 25 May, 2018
The Mediterranean Universities Union (UNIMED) has presented a petition for a “Mediterranean Erasmus Generation” in order to “strengthen mobility between Europe and the Southern Mediterranean, including South-South mobility, reinforce Capacity...Read more
The Kyrgyz Republic has recently been working to develop a national qualification system which will unite and articulate all educational sectors. In the frame of various projects supported by the...Read more
18 June, 2018 to 19 June, 2018