|Project Title||International Strategic Partnerships in Research and Education (INSPIRE) Kazakhstan|
|Overall Project Value(EUR)||Not Assigned|
|Project Start – Project End||January 1, 2008–|
Funding and Implementing Organizations
|Origin of Funding||Other|
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|Beneficiary||Kazakh Higher Education Institutions|
Project Summary, Objectives and Results
INSPIRE – International Strategic Partnerships in Research and Education is a British Council supported project that aims to significantly strengthen academic and research partnerships between the UK and a strategic selection of countries in Central & South Asia, including: Bangladesh, Iran, Kazakhstan and Afghanistan. INSPIRE recognises that many UK Higher Education institutions and Central & South Asian Higher Education Institutions may have a limited awareness of their counterparts. An important part of our project is to help institutions gain knowledge and to provide active support in helping them to develop strategic relationships. In order to assist institutions to develop new links INSPIRE is offering a number of grants of up to £2,000 to support strategic partnership discussions between UK institutions and potential partner institution located in Kazakhstan. Priority Subject Areas: – Environment and Climate Change – Biotechnology – Economic Sciences – Aeronautical Science and Engineering
What are the aims of a Strategic Partnerships?
Policy Dialogues aim to:
The Leadership Programme aims to:
The purpose of the Talented Researcher Programme is to support early stage researchers, aimed mainly at doctorate and post graduate level students.
It aims to equip individuals with valuable skills they need to build international research careers, sustain research networks and to encourage international collaboration.
|Components of the Education Process||Education Management, Education Policy Advice & Development, Mobility and international exchange, Quality assurance|
|Occupational Field||Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science|
|Target Groups||Politicians/decision-makers in economics, labour, employment & education policy, Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers|
INSPIRE: International Strategic Partnerships in Research and Education
Manchester Metropolitan University – Auezov South Kazakhstan State University
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