ERASMUS+: IMPROVE _AGRO

Bringing higher education in line with the needs of society is of strategic importance for Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Russia and the EU countries. The project is aiming at strengthening regional cooperation in the area of educating specialists for Agriculture and Forestry via internationalizing Master programmes and development of inter-institutional partnership.

The goal of the project is: to contribute to modernization and to increase the quality and availability of higher education in Kazakhstan, Mongolia and Russia via internationalizing Master programmes in Agriculture and Forestry by bringing them to the EU quality standards, introducing English Medium Instruction (EMI) and blended learning delivery

The project will integrate the efforts of universities and companies in Germany, Greece, UK, Russia, Kazakhstan and Mongolia
SPECIFIC PROJECT OBJECTIVES
  • Contribute to development of a new model for internationalising Master programmes in the area of Agriculture and Forestry based on English Medium Instruction (EMI) and blended learning delivery
  • Enhance teaching capacities at the PC HEIs via re-training staff and modernising teaching resources using a multidisciplinary approach
  • Design a trans-institutional e-platform for master students to improve access to teaching/learning resources internationally
  • Create potential for internationalization via increasing international academic mobility
PROJECT ACTIVITIES
  • Consultations with relevant professional and administrative organisations to coordinate their needs and ensure high quality of the educational product
  • Delivering staff development courses for the partner countries’ participants
  • Developing and implementing new modules for the Master curricula, to be delivered via English Medium Instruction (EMI) and blended learning, corresponding to international quality standards
  • Academic Mobility
  • Designing and maintaining an e-learning capacity
  • Management and quality control activities
  • Dissemination of results
PARTICIPANTS
universities and organizations in Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Germany, Great Britain and Greece
COORDINATORS
On behalf of the EC
Prof. Dr.
Matthias Hutz
University of Education, Freiburg, Germany
Kunzenweg 21
D-79117 Freiburg
Germany hutz@ph-freiburg.de

On behalf of the partner countries:
Dr. Dr. h.c
Galina V. Telegina
Tyumen State University
st. Volodarsky, 6
+7 3452-45 57 04gtelegina@utmn.ru

DURATION
(2020-2023)
3
years
THE SIZE OF THE GRANT
997 611
Euros
PARTNERS


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