Erasmus + students information event was held on December 22 nd 2017.

The Albanian Erasmus+ Office held on December 22 nd 2017, at the “Tirana Times” library premises an open information session with Albanian students on Erasmus + programme opportunities. During this event, NEO staff provided the participants with information regarding short term academic exchanges and full time joint masters’ scholarships supported by the programme, as well as with practical information regarding the individual application processes and answered all their questions.

Discussion Table on “European Policies for Youth” was held on December 20th 2017.

The Albanian Erasmus + Office attended the discussion table on “European Policies for Youth” organised by the National Council of European Integration of the Albanian parliament and held on December 20th 2017 at the Palace of Congresses, in Tirana. The NEO coordinator provided a picture of the participation of Albanian Higher Education Institutions in the four implementation years of the Erasmus + programme. This event was chaired by the chair of the National Council of European Integration and attended by Albanian parliament lawmakers, University of Tirana rector, lecturers and students, Neo staff, business associations’ representatives etc.

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

The NEO + staff conducted the field monitoring visit for the Erasmus+ CBHE project “Strategic Support on Strengthening the Quality Assurance Structures at the Private Higher Education Institutions in Albania – QAinAL”. This activity was conducted in a joint meeting, held on December 15th, 2017 at the University of “New York” in Tirana premises.

The 3 year (2015-18) QAinAL project aims to establish and support quality assurance processes and mechanisms to ensure effective management and enhance teaching and learning at the private higher education institutions in Albania. The project is coordinated by the University of Salzburg, in Austria and involves 13 partner institutions from Italy, Romania, Albania, and Kosovo.

Link: http://www.qainal.eu

  

Discussion Table on “European Policies for Youth”

Program

11.00 – 11.20 Fjalë përshëndetëse:

-Z. Genc POLLO, Kryetar i Këshillit Kombëtar të Integrimit Europian
-Prof. Dr. Mynyr KONI, Rektor i Universitetit të Tiranës
-Z. Bledi ÇUÇI, Zv. Kryetar i Komisionit të Integrimit Europian
11:20 – 11.35 Rrugëtimi 4 vjeçar i arsimit të lartë shqiptar në Erasmus +
Znj. Elona SARAÇI, koordinatore e Zyrës Kombëtare të Erasmus.
11:35 – 11.45 Universiteti i Tiranës -një histori suksesi në kuadër të Erasmus+

Z. Elton SKËNDAJ, Drejtor i Drejtorisë së Komunikimit. Universiteti i Tiranës.

11.45 – 12.15 Pyetje dhe Diskutime
12.15-12.45 Koktej përmbyllës

 

Consultation meetings with Albanian universities on 2018 calls in Erasmus +.

The Albanian Erasmus+ Office held during 12-19 December 2017 a number of consultation meetings with Albanian Universities in the framework of the  2018 calls in Erasmus +.  This event served to present and discuss with project teams tasked by Albanian Universities in the preparation of project proposals the opportunities in the Higher International Dimension of Erasmus +, which include for Albania:

KA 1 International Credit Mobility activities;

KA 2 Capacity Building in Higher Education;

Jean Monnet programme focused in European Integration issues;

Representatives from University of Tirana, Polytechnic University of Tirana, University of Medicine in Tirana, University of Arts in Tirana, Aldent University and University Luarasi attended those events.