19 February 2014

On 19.02.14 in the framework of the Tempus-project 516663-2011-ES-SMGR «Internationalization in Central Asia and the Eastern Neighboring Area" there was a workshop at the Belarusian State Economic University (BSEU). The event aimed at project results dissemination and sustainability.

A representative of the coordinating university (University of Seville, Spain) gave a presentation about project results. In particular it was noted that one of the main objectives of the project is to prepare recommendations for the Ministry of Education on internationalization of Belarusian universities. This document is under construction and will be submitted to the Ministry of Education in the coming months.

It was also scheduled to develop and approve at Rectors level a strategic plan for internationalization at each university participating in the project. This problem is solved at the Belarusian Trade and Economics University of Consumer Cooperatives and underway at BSEU. To date, the project trained about 16 employees and two students from the aforementioned national universities.

NTO Belarus representative took part in the workshop and answered questions on Tempus and Erasmus+ programs.