The 2018 Erasmus+ Call for Proposals and Programme guide are published.

The 2018 Erasmus+ Programme Guide is on-line at the European Commission’s website.

These documents are available at:

2018 Erasmus+ Call for Proposals

2018 Erasmus+ Programme Guide

Deadlines for applications for the relevant Erasmus + actions are as following:

  • KA1 Mobility of individuals in the field of higher education – 1 February 2018;
  • KA2 Capacity building in the field of higher education – 8 February 2018;
  • Jean Monnet actions – 22 February 2018;

Relevant information for application to Erasmus + calls will be shortly available at the EACEA website:

https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus-plus/funding_en

Invitation to the National HERE Seminar on “Importance of PHD Studies”, on October 18 th , 2017.

The Albanian Erasmus + Office in cooperation with the Albanian HERE team (Higher Education Reform Experts), will organize on October 18th, 2017 at the premises of the University “Aleksander Moisiu” in Durrës, the national seminar on the “Importance of PHD Studies”. (As detailed in the draft programme).

The HERE seminar will serve the reflection and discussion among experts and academic staff from HEIs of Tirana, Korca, Vlora, Gjirokatra, Shkodra, Elbasan and Durres on various aspects related to the conducting of quality doctoral studies.

The seminar will benefit from the expertise of Prof. Melita Kovacevic, the Steering Committee Chair of the European University Association Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) and lecturer from University of Zagreb and Prof. Lucas Zinner, the Head of Research Services and Career Development at University of Vienna.

We welcome your participation to the HERE seminar.

 

The priorities for the 2018 Call in “Capacity Building in Higher Education” are published.

The Executive Agency for Education, Audiovisual and Culture in Brussels has published the list of national and regional priorities to be addressed by project proposals in the next call in KA2 “Capacity Building in Higher Education”.

The complete list of the national, regional and cross-cutting priorities, as well as their explanation is found in the link below.

https://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus-plus/funding/capacity- building-higher- education-2018_en

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