Project Description

“Accessibility and Harmonization of Higher Education in Central Asia through Curriculum Modernization and Development“ /ACADEMICA/ is a three-year project co-funded by the European Commission in the framework of ERASMUS Plus Programme, Key Action 2: Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices. The Project is carried out under the centralized activity “Capacity-building in the Field of Higher Education” /CBHE/- 2015.

The Project Consortium brings together 15 organisations from seven European and Central Asian (Region 7) countries – Bulgaria, Austria, Italy, Spain, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.

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Target Groups

In line with the Project’s objectives and expected outcomes, the target groups comprise all the direct and indirect beneficiaries of the project results and outcomes.

  • Direct beneficiaries: the academic staff in Engineering Sciences as well as students following Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree Engineering Programs.
  • Indirect beneficiaries: Local, Regional and National Governing Bodies responsible for the educational policy; University networks, Higher Education Institutions in the Partner Countries, Business, Associations of Employers, etc.

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Aims and Objectives

ACADEMICA aims to contribute to the modernization and improvement of Higher Education in the field of Engineering Sciences in several countries from Central Asia (Region 7) specifically Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan through convergence with the European educational standards and good practices in the Higher Education.

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Expected Results

  • Methodology (ACADEMICA Training Path) designed to equip lecturers with transversal and key competences and skills for their active inclusion in the global digital teaching and learning space;
  • Technological and educational environment providing flexible access to training opportunities;
  • Modernized curricula in Engineering Studies integrating contemporary ICT-based approaches and contents;
  • Establishment of a transnational co-operation system among Universities and business organizations for the purpose of sharing innovative practices, scientific co-operation and knowledge transfer.

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Sep

14

FINAL CONFERENCE OF THE ACADEMICA PROJECT

Тhe Final ACADEMICA Project Conference will be held on 14th…

Aug

31

SIXTH PLENARY MEETING OF THE ACADEMICA PROJECT CONSORTIUM

The sixth plenary meeting of the ACADEMICA Consortium will …

May

1

ACADEMIKA PROJECT meeting in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan

Over May, 22nd -23rd, a work meeting of the ACADEMICA proje…

Nov

23

PLENARY PROJECT MEETING IN ALMATY

The fifth plenary meeting of the ACADEMICA project team wil…

May

16

FOURTH PLENARY PROJECT MEETING

The fourth plenary meeting of the ACADEMICA Project will be…
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Project Meeting in Turkmen State Institute of Culture

Project Meeting in Turkmen State Institute of Culture

On May 23, 2018, a plenary meeting in the framework of the project "Accessibil…
17 June 2018
Project Meeting in Turkmen State Institute of finances

Project Meeting in Turkmen State Institute of finances

On 22 May, 2018, the Turkmen State Institute of Finance hosted a meeting in wh…
12 June 2018
Discussion on the modernization of courses - International IT University, Kazakhstan

Discussion on the modernization of courses - International IT University, Kazakhstan

The team of International IT University held the meeting just after the 4th Vir…
09 February 2018
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Partnership

Universitat Politecnica de Valencia
Universitat Politecnica de Valencia
Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi
Università degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi
Turkmen State Institute of Culture
Turkmen State Institute of Culture
University of Applied Sciences FH Joanneum
University of Applied Sciences FH Joanneum
Shokan Ualikhanov Kokshetau State University
Shokan Ualikhanov Kokshetau State University
Turkmen State Institute of Finances
Turkmen State Institute of Finances
Kazakhstan Association of Engineering Education
Kazakhstan Association of Engineering Education
Samarkand Agricultural nstitute SAI
Samarkand Agricultura lnstitute SAI
Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Kostanay State Pedagogical Institute
Kostanay State Pedagogical Institute
Ministry of Higher and Secondary Specialized Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Ministry of Higher and Secondary Specialized Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan
International Information Technology University
International Information Technology University
Tashkent University of Information Technologies
Tashkent University of Information Technologies
Abay Myrzahmetov Kokshetau University
Abay Myrzahmetov Kokshetau University