Regional Info Day at the University “Aleksandër Moisiu” of Durrës, held on December 27th, 2016.

The Albanian Erasmus+ Office organized on December 27th, 2016, at the University “Aleksandër Moisiu” of Durrës premises, the regional ‘Info Day in Erasmus+’.

This event served to promote the Higher Education International dimension of the Erasmus+ programme and current possibilities within the ongoing calls in (i) KA1 International Credit Mobility, (ii) KA2 Capacity Building in Higher Education and (iii) Jean Monnet programme.

A dedicated session was provided to the individual opportunities for short term exchanges and full time studies for UAMD students and staff, where the Albanian NEO staff and IRO staff detailed the International Credit Mobility, EM Partnerships and Joint Master Degree actions. 

   

Field Monitoring Visit for the Erasmus+ CBHE project “GEOWEB”.

The NEO + staff conducted the field monitoring visit for the Erasmus+ CBHE project “Modernizing geodesy education in Western Balkan with focus on competences and learning outcomes – GEOWEB”. This activity was conducted in a joint meeting held at the Polytechnic University of Tirana premises, on December 21st, 2016.
The 3 year (2015-18) GEOWEB project aims to modernize higher education in geodesy to support the sustainable development in Serbia, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina and facilitate the EU integration of such countries. The project is coordinated by the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), in Sweden and involves 12 partner institutions.

Link: http://gidec.abe.kth.se/GEOWEB/

Field Monitoring Visit for the Erasmus+ ICM projects at Polytechnic University of Tirana.

The NEO + staff conducted on December 21st, 2016 the field monitoring visit for the International Credit Mobility projects in implementation by the Polytechnic University of Tirana.
This event served to ensure that all binding documents for ICM implementation were signed, for monitoring the fairness of criteria used and transparency of the selection process of participation in mobilities, to enquire on service provision to ICM participants and recognition of the credits earned by them during the mobility period by the Polytechnic University of Tirana, as well as for NEO staff to give recommendations for the improvement of ICM projects implementation in the future.

During the September 2015- December 2016 timeframe, the Polytechnic University of Tirana has implemented 13 Erasmus + ICM agreements with HEI’s from 8 programme countries.

Link: http://erasmusplus.al/?page_id=1199

Regional Info Day at the University “Eqerem Çabej” of Gjirokastra, held on December 6th, 2016.

The Albanian Erasmus+ Office organized on December 6th, 2016, at the University “Eqerem Çabej” of Gjirokastra premises, the regional ‘Info Day in Erasmus+’.

This event served to promote the Higher Education International dimension of the Erasmus+ programme, which includes for Albania:

 Key Action 1

– Credit Mobility for staff and students, through International Credit Mobility activities;

  • Key Action 2

– Capacity Building in Higher Education, which includes a mobility component for the Western Balkans (Mobility Strand);

  • Jean Monnetprogramme focused in European Integration issues;

 This activity drew the interest and participation of the University of Gjirokastra academic and administrative staff, as well as their students. NEO staff delivered presentations for each programme component and provided information on the application process and on ways to write successful proposals for such opportunities.

Field Monitoring Visit for the Erasmus+ ICM projects at University of Gjirokastra

The NEO + staff conducted on December 5th, 2016 the field monitoring visit for the International Credit Mobility projects in implementation by the University of Gjirokastra.

This event served to ensure that all binding documents for ICM implementation were signed, for monitoring the fairness of criteria used and transparency of the selection process of participation in mobilities, to enquire on service provision to ICM participants, as well as for NEO staff to give recommendations for the improvement of ICM projects implementation in the future.

During the September 2015- December 2016 timeframe, the University of Gjirokastra has implemented 5 Erasmus + ICM agreements with HEI’s from 4 programme countries.

Link: http://erasmusplus.al/?page_id=1199