Launch of "(CEN-EAST) Reformation of the Curricula on Built Environment in the Eastern Neighbouring Area” Project

Monday 17 December 2012

Kick off meeting of CEN-EAST, funded by TEMPUS EU Programme with a  total value  of € 998,601.00. Will be held in Bologna, Italy from 10th – 12th December 2012.

Total duration of the project is 3 years commencing October 2012.  Project partners are: Università di Bologna, Italy; Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia;  Belarusian State Technological University, Belarus; Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno, Belarus; Moscow State University of Civil Engineering, Russian Federation, Saint-Petersburg State  University, Russian Federation;  Kaliningrad State Technical University, Russian Federation; Moscow State Industrial University, Russian Federation;  National Technical University of Ukraine,  Ukraine;  National Technical University, Ukraine; Association "INFOBALT" – Lithuania; Vilnius Gediminas Technical University – Lithuania; and Salford University Centre for Disaster Resilience.

Key aim of the project is to upgrade the curricula on built environment in the universities of Belarus, Russia and Ukraine according to Bologna practices in order to increase their capacity to continually modernise, enhance the quality and relevance of education of the building and civil engineering students to the labour market needs and to ensure international cooperation.