European Universities Initiative - The Future of European University Starts Today
- Datum: –16.00
- Plats: zoom
- Föreläsare: Dr. Visvaldas Varzinskas, Associate Professor, Kaunas University of Technology
- Arrangör: The Baltic University Programme
- Kontaktperson: Pontus Ambros
During this Space Bridge with Lithuania, you will learn more about cooperation between universities. Three Lithuanian universities (all BUP Participating Universities) are partners in three different European University alliances - testing different models of the concept of European Universities and examine its potential to transform higher education.
The aim of European Universities initiative is to bring together a new generation of creative Europeans able to cooperate across languages, borders and disciplines to address societal challenges and skills shortages faced in Europe. Three Lithuanian universities (all BUP members) are partners in three different European University alliances - testing different models of the concept of European Universities and examine its potential to transform higher education.
The alliances are connecting partners from all types of higher education institution and cover a broad geographic scope across Europe; are based upon a co-envisioned long-term strategy focused on sustainability, excellence and European values, offers student-centred curricula jointly delivered across inter-university campuses, where diverse student bodies can build their own programmes and experience mobility at all levels of study; adopts a challenge-based approach according to which students, academics and external partners can cooperate in inter-disciplinary teams to tackle the biggest issues facing Europe today. The latest experiences, teaching methods and the first results achieved by the partners in creating a vision for the future of European higher education will be presented at the Space Bridge 2.0 from Lithuania.
There is no fee to attend, but you need to register in order to get access: http://doit.medfarm.uu.se/kurt20472