MODERNISATION OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN CENTRAL ASIA THROUGH NEW TECHNOLOGIES

Project Overview

Project Title MODERNISATION OF HIGHER EDUCATION IN CENTRAL ASIA THROUGH NEW TECHNOLOGIES
Project Number 598092-EPP-1-2018-1-BG-EPPKA2-CBHE-SP
Country Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Tajikistan Turkmenistan Uzbekistan
Overall Project Value(EUR) 500 001 - 1 000 000
Project Start – Project End November 15, 2018–November 14, 2021
Project Status Active

Funding and Implementing Organizations

Origin of Funding European Union
Project Budget(EUR) 988.773
Implementing Organization / Consortium

• Kyrgyz State Technical University named after I. Razzakov (Kyrgyzstan)
• Ministry of Education and Science (Kazakhstan)
• Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic
• Universita Degli Studi di Pavia (Italy)
• Issykkul State University named after K. Tynystanov (Kyrgyzstan)
• Toshkent Davlat Iqtisodiyot Universiteti (Uzbekistan)
• Innovative University of Eurasia (Kazakhstan)
• Technological University of Tajikistan
• Khorog State University named after Myonsho Nazarshoev (Tajikistan)
• Ministry for Higher and Secondary Speciaized Education of the Republic of Uzbekistan
• L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University (Kazakhstan)
• Toshkent Axborot Texnologiyalari Universiteti (Uzbekistan)
• Tajik Technical University named after Academician Mosimi (Tajikistan)
• Ataturk-Alatoo International University (Kyrgyzstan)
• Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Tajikistan
• Andijon Mashinasozlik Instituti (Uzbekistan)
• Halkara Ynsanperwer Ylymlary We Osus Uniwersiteti (Turkmenistan)
• Turkmenistanyn Dowlet Energetika Instituty (Turkmenistan)
• Almaty Technological University Joint-Stock Company (Kazakhstan)
• Ministry of Education of Turkmenistan
• Turkmenistanyn Oguz Han Adyndaky Inzener-Technologiyalar Uniwersiteti (Turkmenistan)
• Universidade de Coimbra (Portugal)
• Universite du Luxembourg (Luxembourg)

Contact / Team Leader / Project Team

Project Coordinator:

University of Ruse Angel Kanchev (Bulgaria)

Beneficiary University of Ruse Angel Kanchev (Bulgaria) on behalf on national governments

Project Summary, Objectives and Results

Project Summary

In order to respond to the Digital Transformation of Industries (Industry 4.0), which also requires DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF EDUCATION with overtaking pace, the consortium will develop Concepts of adapting the educational system to the digital generation, considering the specific conditions of each of the partner countries. The requirement of the EU to give the opportunity for EVERYBODY to learn at ANY time and at ANY place with the help of ANY lecturer, using ANY device – computer, laptop, tablet, phablet, smart phone, etc. the consortium will create Centres for innovative education technologies.

Project Objectives
  • To develop sustainable academic network for sharing experience and exchange of good practices in the field of innovative educational technologies and didactic models.
  • To establish concepts of adapting the education to the digital generation.
  • To establish Centres for innovative educational technologies.
  • To develop active learning classrooms.
  • To create virtual classrooms.
  • To compose Handbook of implementing innovative educational technologies in PC institutions.
  • To develop courses for trainers and lecturers for the acquisition of digital skills and learning methods.
Education Sector HE, VET (IVET & CVET)
Components of the Education Process Institutional strengthening & capacity building, Social Partnership, Teaching and learning technologies (arrangements), Training of teachers / trainers
Occupational Field Not applicable
Target Groups Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers
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Activities

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Project Results
  • 5 Concepts of adapting the education system to the digital generation – 1 per Partner country (PC) – developed.
  • 15 Centres for innovative educational technologies – 1 at each PC university – established.
  • 45 active learning classrooms – 3 at each PC university – developed.
  • Virtual classrooms – one at each PC university – developed.
  • Handbook of implementing innovative educational technologies in PC institutions – composed.
  • Courses for trainers for the acquisition of digital skills and learning methods developed.
  • Courses for lecturers for the acquisition of digital skills and learning methods developed.
  • 75 e-Learning courses – 5 at each PC university – developed.
  • 75 PowerPoint presentations of lectures, suitable for delivering using interactive electronic white board – 5 at each PC university – created.
  • Cloud-based Virtual Library of the digital educational resources created.

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