Job Vacancy for the coordinator of the National Erasmus+ Office in Albania (NEO)

The Albanian Ministry of Education and Sports (MoES), the EC Executive Agency for Education, Audiovisual and Culture (EACEA) and the EU Delegation to Albania are looking for a new

Coordinator

for the National Erasmus+ Office in Albania (NEO)

 

The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation and coordination of the following activities: Promotion, information and follow up of Erasmus+ and other relevant EU programmes; Advice and support to potential applicants at local level interested to apply for Erasmus+ projects; Project monitoring; Follow up of higher education issues; administration of the NEO, etc.

 

For complete information and application, please refer to the following links:

 

EU Delegation: https://eeas.europa.eu/delegations/albania/area/jobs-funds_en

MoES: http://www.arsimi.gov.al/al/newsroom/vende-vakante

Deadline for applications: 5 October 2017, midnight Brussels time.

 

For all questions please contact directly EACEA at: EACEA-EPLUS-CBHE@ec.europa.eu

 

For additional information on Erasmus+, please consult: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/index_en.htm

 

 

The results of the 2017 call in the Erasmus + KA2 “Capacity Building in Higher Education” are published.

The EACEA published the results of the Erasmus + Capacity Building in Higher Education Call 2017. At the end of the process, there were 2 projects with an Albanian coordinator and 4 projects with Albanian partners selected in this call. Overall, 15 Albanian universities and 3 non university partners will benefit from the selected projects.

Please find in the following link the list of the projects which have been recommended to receive a grant under the Erasmus+ Capacity Building in Higher education.

https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/sites/eacea-site/files/cbhe_2017_results_by_region_publication_without_total_final.pdf

Invitation to the National HERE Seminar on “Re-evaluation of study programmes: link between study programmes and learning outcomes ”, on May 26th, 2017

The Albanian Erasmus + Office in cooperation with the Albanian HERE team (Higher Education Reform Experts), will organize on May 26th, 2017 at the premises of the Grand Palace Hotel in Korça, the national seminar on the “Re-evaluation of study programmes: the link between study programmes and learning outcomes”. (As detailed in the programme).

The HERE seminar will serve the reflection and discussion of issues such as the curricular mapping in higher education, the reforming of study programmes based on the new Higher Education Law, the link between learning outcomes and competences, transversal skills, student civic competences etc. It will bring together the management level and academic members of Albanian universities, as well as representatives from the Ministry of Education and Sports, government agencies in the Higher Education field, field experts etc.

We welcome your participation to the HERE seminar on the “Re-evaluation of study programmes: the link between study programmes and learning outcomes”.

Agenda

The applications data in the Erasmus + opportunities are published.

The European Commission shared the regional comparative data for applications in Erasmus + actions received through the 2017 calls. Based on such data, the Albanian Higher Education Institutions have made a positive step and increased the number of applications in Erasmus + opportunities. In the 2017 call in the Erasmus + Capacity Building in Higher Education action, there were 13 projects submitted by an Albanian university applicant and 52 projects submitted with an Albanian university engaged as partner. Overall, Albania is the 2nd most successful country in the region for number of applications submitted, trailing only Serbia and leaving behind Bosnia & Herzegovina, Kosovo and Montenegro.  Moreover, in the 2017 call in the Erasmus + Jean Monnet action there were 11 applications submitted by Albanian HEI’s, marking progressive grow compared to the 6 applications and 3 applications submitted in the respective 2016 and 2015 calls for this action

Overview of the Higher Education system in Albania is published

The Overview of the Higher Education system in Albania is published. This document provides information on the existing legal framework, policies in place, legislative developments, as well as on main statistical data regarding the Higher Education system in Albania.

This document has been produced by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) on the basis of contributions from the Albanian Ministry of Education and Sports Albania National Erasmus+ Office.

Overview of the Higher Education system in Albania is found in the link below:

https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/sites/eacea-site/files/countryfiche_albania_2017.pdf

The country-fiches on Higher Education system of other partner countries are found in the link below:

http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus-plus/library/overview-higher-education-system-in-partner-countries-regions-1234-and-7_en

Mrs. Federica Mogherini meets with Albanian Erasmus students.

Mrs. Federica Mogherini, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy / Vice-President of the Commission, during her visit in Albania, held on March 3rd 2017, 17:00 hours, at the Polytechnic University of Tirana premises, a meeting with Albanian Erasmus students.

Invitation to the National HERE Seminar on “Albanian Qualification Framework” on November 7th, 2016

The Albanian Erasmus + Office in cooperation with the Albanian HERE team (Higher Education Reform Experts), will organize on November 7th, 2016 at the premises of the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Tirana, the national seminar on the “Albanian Qualification Framework”. (As detailed in the programme below).

The HERE seminar will serve the introduction and discussion of current developments to the Albanian Qualification Framework and its implications in the Higher Education system and society at large. It will bring together the management level and academic members of Albanian universities, as well as representatives from the Ministry of Education and Sports, government agencies in the Higher Education field, national and EU experts etc.

We welcome your participation to the HERE seminar on the “Albanian Qualification Framework”.

National-HERE-Seminar-Programme-7-November

 

 

 

 

Invitation to the “Erasmus + National Information Day” event

The Albanian Erasmus+ Office is pleased to invite you to the “Erasmus + National Information Day” event, to be held on October 26th, 2016, at the Polytechnic University of Tirana premises.

This event will serve to promote the international higher education dimension of the “Erasmus+ programme” and its proceedings will be split in two parts.

The first session (9:30-12:30) will target the Albanian Higher Education institutional applications in different components of the programme, such as:

– International Credit mobility;

–Capacity Building in the Field of Higher Education;

– Jean Monnet programme;

– Joint Master Degrees for institutions;

 

The second session (13:30-15:00) will target the students and staff applications to different components of the programme, such as:

– Short term exchanges within the Erasmus Mundus partnerships and International Credit Mobility agreements;

– Degree Mobility through the existing possibilities within the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Degree components,

This event will gather the representatives from Albanian Universities, the Government of Albania, Executive Agency for Education, Culture & Audiovisual in Brussels, EU Delegation and other diplomatic missions in Albanian, HE experts and students.

This is an open event and we are welcoming the participation of all who are interested in the Erasmus+ programme.

Please find below, the programme of the “Erasmus + National Information day” event:

National Erasmus Information Day Programme