HERE Seminar “Smart Specializations”, 28 February, AUT

Date: 28th of February 2019

Venue: Agriculture University of Tirana

Organized by: Albanian National Erasmus+ Office and HERE Albania

On 28 February 2019, at the Agricultural University of Tirana, was held the national seminar “Smart Specializations”, organized by Erasmus + National Office and HERE. On the seminar   Austrian expert Armin Mahn from Austrian Ministry of Education, Science and Research, was invited to share with the participants his expertise. The seminar gathered more than 60 different stakeholders from the public administration, high education institutions and private sector.

The key themes that were addressed are:

  • Challenges and benefits of cooperation in partnership with HEI-business in the context of sustainable regional development, the role of the university
  • How do HEIs influence the creation of a smart specialization environment?
  • Presenting good and concrete European practices related to the preparation of a “smart specialization” strategy.

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UBT Monitoring Visit for KA1 Program “Student Exchanges and Staff”

Date: January 21, 2020

Location: Agricultural University of Tirana

Organized: Erasmus + National Office


The National Erasmus + AL Office in Albania, on January 21, conducted a monitoring visit for the Erasmus + Program “Student Exchange and Staff” (International Credit Mobility KA01) at the Agricultural University of Tirana.

UBT has successfully developed over the past two years over 26 Agreements with Universities from the 14 program countries where they have benefited;

– over 250 students- the possibility of student exchange at all three levels, bachelor, master and doctorate;

– over 100 academic staff, the opportunity to train or teach as well as about 80 academic staff from program countries have taught in UBTs premises.


Each academic year UBT announces the information, the list of KA1 Agreements (ICM) on the official website as the most transparent way of information, at the link:…/20…/04/Shkembimet-2019_UBT_Erasmus-.pdf

All calls for mobility are posted on the UBT official website. Link to UBT page


Friday , 21 Feb
Time: 11:30-12:30
Venue: Biblioteka “Misto Treska”, Rr Mine Peza, next to “Flora”  Coffee

National Erasmus+ Office in Albania is organizing on 21st February  2020, an info session ” INFO HUB Erasmus+” with the support of Youth Agency at the Municipality of Tirana. Students and Youth will learn about the opportunities that Erasmus+ programme is providing; exchange students programme, Joint Master Mundus, Marie Curie and all needed  documents or  information related with these applications.

HERE and NEO Meeting

Date: 07 February 2020

Venue: MESY

Organize: HERE + ZKE+

High Education Reform Expert and National Erasmus+ Office in Albania held a meeting at MESY on 07 February 2020.  

The main objectives of the meeting were to define the 2020’s agenda for all the activities in Albania and outside Albania supported by SPHERE. More news about the Erasmus+ programme, HERE publishing, were the following of agenda.

The first TAM “Joint Master degree” will be organize on 13 March 2020,  at Polytechnic University of Tirana.

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