December 23rd 2016Staff Weeks
In striving to create a better world, policymakers, educators and academics are charged with the responsibility not only to ensure that higher education courses provide sufficient and high quality knowledge but also that students are informed about and involved in current issues concerning society.
It is great pleasure for us to announce a three-day international Meeting under the title “International Days for Higher Education, Cosmopolitanism and Solidarity”.
Your participation and expertise are most welcome and much appreciated.
There will be a three-day programme beginning on Monday 27 March 2017.
The Meeting is organized in the context of the Erasmus+ activities and International Days.
Attendance at the Meeting is limited to approximately 25 Fellows, with a priority list.
Venue: The Meeting will take place at the Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Greece.
Address: Ag. Spiridonos Str., 122 43, Egaleo, TEI Athens.
More information about the Meeting venue, location, please visit.
Participation: Participation is open to those who have a professional interest in the issues of the Meeting and may include members of authorities responsible for education at national, regional or local levels, policy makers, advisors of education policy, and researchers. It is noted that there is a limit of two participants per Institute.
The expenses could be paid by the Organization of Mobility of your Institute.
For the participants from third countries the expenses will be paid by the Organisation of Mobility of the Programme.
Those who are interested in giving a 15-minute presentation on one of the topics must complete the application form here.
Deadline for submission: Friday 3 February 2017.
Working language: The working language for the meeting is English and Greek (with interpretation available).
Αpplication: The Meeting is going to be held by the Technological Educational Institute of Athens on such topics. It is open to all members and no fees will be required. You are encouraged to apply early. To apply, please visit the Meeting website and complete the application form.
Meeting documentation: Meeting programme, registration and information will be available on the Meeting website.
Accommodation: Delegates are responsible for making their own travel and accommodation arrangements. However, local organizers can propose some offers from hotels in the city of Athens.
Special dietary requirements: Please, notify the organizing committee if you have any special medical, dietary, and religious requirements.
For any information you may need, please contact Ms Lena Kapellou: firstname.lastname@example.org
In addition, we would be grateful if you could send us a list with enterprises, research centres and other organisations which you have a good cooperation with.
We are looking forward to your answer in order to help our students undertake a successful traineeship period in the framework of the ERASMUS+/Programme.
Prof. G. Panagiaris
Erasmus+ Institutional Coordinator
TEI of Athens
December 22nd 2016Courses
December 22nd 2016Staff Weeks
International Week for Academic and Administrative Staff
The Cracow University of Economics kindly invites teachers and academic staff to our International week from the 2nd to the 7th of April 2017 in Krakow, Poland. The main topic of our programme is “Good ideas for worse times – a turning point in mobility".
We will be happy to host a maximum of 25 participants. We consider it an excellent opportunity to share our knowledge and experience in the field of mobility, promote the idea of internationalization and strengthen our international partnerships through meeting in person.
Our programme is tailored for both teaching and administrative staff. Additionally we invite teachers who are interested in our main topic to prepare the proposal of the course related to mobility crisis.
Participants are expected to cover their own travel and living expenses. Registration fee is 50 Euro. Please see Application Form, draft programmeand map/map Registration form shall be sent to Ms Agnieszka Nowak email@example.com.
Confirmation of those selected and non-selected will be sent to all participants by e-mail after the 30th of January 2017. Information about accommodation and the final programme will be sent only to selected participants. Please do not make travel arrangements before your participation is confirmed.
Let us also take an opportunity to thank you for cooperation so far and wish you happy holidays and prosperous New Year 2017.
Looking forward to continuing our fruitful cooperation and hope to see you in Cracow!
International Programmes Office
Cracow University of Economics
Rakowicka 27, 31-510 Krakow, Poland
December 21st 2016Scholarships
December 21st 2016Opportunities
December 21st 2016Staff Weeks
Universitatea de Vest din Timişoara/ West University of Timișoara is very pleased to announce its forth edition of the Erasmus Staff Training Week: 24th – 28th April 2017.
Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara (UVT) is the main higher education and research center in Western Romania. It is a comprehensive university that fosters interdisciplinarity, including 11 faculties with their respective departments, as well as a Department of Teacher Training. The faculties functioning within the framework of UVT are: Arts and Design; Chemistry, Biology, Geography; Economics and Business Administration; Law and Administrative Sciences; Letters, History and Theology; Mathematics and Informatics; Music; Physical Education and Sports; Physics; Political Sciences, Philosophy and Communication Sciences; Sociology and Psychology.
Our Erasmus Staff Training Week targets all staff members from UVT’s partner universities interested in knowing more about us, as well as exploring the Challenges and Opportunities of the new Erasmus+ Programme and other processes of internationalization in the field of higher education in Europe and worldwide.
Our Programme includes: presentations of UVT’s 11 faculties all actively involved in Erasmus+ exchanges, presentation of our Department of International Relations and the Erasmus+ Office within it, job shadowing for all our participants, visit at museum, networking and farewell dinners at Romanian traditional restaurant and a nearby vineyard.
During the time spent together we will discuss various means and approaches to support all Erasmus+ participants in our universities in order to make them feel at home and offer optimum international study/placement/teaching/training conditions. Therefore, we would like to invite you all to share knowledge and good practices with us in Timişoara, the biggest city in the West of Romania.
Should you be interested in participating in our Erasmus Staff Training Week, 4th edition 2017, please fill in the application form (available here) by the 24th of March 2017. Participation fee: 80 euros/ person– to be paid upon arrival. The participation fee includes: coffee breaks Mo-Fri, networking and farewell dinners.
We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Looking forward to meeting you in Timişoara!
Department of International Relations
West University of Timisoara
Tel.: +40 256 592352; Fax. +40256592313
Bd. Vasile Pârvan, nr.4
Timișoara - 300223, România
December 19th 2016Staff Weeks
The University of Kent is pleased to announce a staff training week for staff from our Erasmus and international partners.
This will take place at our Canterbury campus, 27-31 March 2017 and is aimed at practitioners within a communications role. Applications will open in the New Year and we will be in touch again soon with full details.
Miss Janet Wilson-Sharp, Mrs Françoise McKee, Mrs Brechje Klok-White
Erasmus Placement Co-ordinator, Erasmus Placement Officer, Erasmus Placement Officer | University of Kent
International Partnerships, The Registry, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NZ, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1227 824042| | Web: www.kent.ac.uk/global/partnerships/ | Student Enquiries: 10:00-12:00 and 14:00-16:00
The UK’s European University
In the top 10% of the world’s leading universities for international outlook Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-16
Ranked 20thin the UK Times Higher Education (THE) 'Table of Tables'2016 2016
December 19th 2016Staff Weeks
Greetings from Thessaloniki!
Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki is pleased to invite you or your colleagues, faculty and administrative staff to participate and bring your story and field of expertise to our students and colleagues in our 1st International Week, which will be held from 8 to 12 of May 2017 in Thessaloniki, Greece.
We kindly ask that guest speakers prepare lectures that last from 60 to 90 minutes. All lectures must be in English and the following topics would be much appreciated:
If you are interested in participating please keep in mind that limited numbers of places are available (25). Therefore we may not be able to accept all the applications received (maximum 2 per institution).
Online registration will be organized from 10 until 25 of January 2017, in which you will be asked to provide some details on your lecture. For the administrative staff there will be specific fields of interest. Confirmations will be sent until January 30, 2017.
Please do not hesitate to contact us by email (firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com) in case you have any questions or concerns about our International Week.
We are looking forward to your visit!
We wish you a very Happy Holiday season and a peaceful and prosperous New Year!
Αλεξάνδρειο ΤΕΙ Θεσσαλονίκης
Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki
PO Box 141