|Project Title||Enhancing Capacities in Implementation of Institutional Quality Assurance Systems and Typology Using Bologna Process Principles (IQAT)|
|Project Number||Erasmus+ 561685-EPP-1-2015-1-CZ-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||500 001 - 1 000 000|
|Project Start – Project End||October 15, 2015–October 14, 2017|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||European Union|
|Implementing Organization / Consortium||
• Czech University of Life Sciences Prague (Czech Republic)
|Contact / Team Leader / Project Team||
|Beneficiary||Universities in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan involved in project|
Project Summary, Objectives and Results
Quality of higher education (HE) is the basic priority of HE development during last decades in many countries of the world. In Europe, the Bologna process (BP) has declared the quality of HE as one of the major priorities. In CA region the quality assurance (QA) systems and mechanisms are the national priorities while the BP type reforms constitute one of the regional priorities.
The project is focused on enhancing capacities in implementation of Bologna process reforms at institutional level at higher education institutions in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, with the emphasis on internal quality assurance and institutional typology.
|Components of the Education Process||Institutional strengthening & capacity building, Quality assurance, Social Partnership|
|Occupational Field||Not applicable|
|Target Groups||Decision-makers and managers in VET and HE institutions, Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers|
Focused on effectively managing the project in terms of budget and timely execution of all project activities. It also ensures the high-quality outputs of the action by means of an external and internal quality control; and fosters the wider dissemination of the project results.
Activity aims at the mapping the present context in the field of Quality Assurance in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan at national and institutional levels. It is focused on having an in-depth insight of the situation of the KZ/UZ Quality Assurance in HEIs, but also their knowledge and practice in terms of Quality Assurance. This activity is a starting point for the capacity building activities.
This activity is a core part of the project in which the trainings will be implemented. The aim is to provide Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan with knowledge they need to define their Internal Quality Assurance System (IQAS). This activity comprises following work packages:
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