Modernizing Health Education in Universities (ModeHEd)

Project Overview

Project Title Modernizing Health Education in Universities (ModeHEd)
Project Number 561857-EPP-1-2015-1-DE-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP
Country Kazakhstan Uzbekistan
Overall Project Value(EUR) 500 001 - 1 000 000
Project Start – Project End October 15, 2015–October 14, 2018
Project Status Closed

Funding and Implementing Organizations

Origin of Funding European Union
Project Budget(EUR) 776.292
Implementing Organization / Consortium

• Hochschule für Technik, Wirtschaft und Kultur Leipzig (Germany)
• Univerzita Karlova v Praze (Czech Republic)
• Univerzita Pavla Jozefa Šafárika v Košiciach, Lekárska fakulta (Slovak Republic)
• Ferghana State University (Uzbekistan)
• Tashkent Medical Academy (Uzbekistan)
• S.D.Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University named (Kazakhstan)
• Namangan State University (Uzbekistan)
• The Center of the Development of the medical education (Uzbekistan)
• Uzbek State Institute of Physical Culture (Uzbekistan)
• South Kazakhstan State Pharmaceutical Academy (Kazakhstan)
• Bukhara State Medical Institute (Uzbekistan)
• Kazakh state women's teacher training university (Kazakhstan)
• Andijan State University (Uzbekistan)
• Kokand State Pedagogical institute (Uzbekistan)
• Uzbek Medical-Pedagogical Association (Uzbekistan)

Contact / Team Leader / Project Team
  • Project coordinator: Hochschule fur Technik Wirtshaft und Kultur Leipzig, Germany. Contact person:, (+99890) 5610839, (+998 91) 6605958
Beneficiary Hochschule fur Technik Wirtschaft und Kultur Leipzig

Project Summary, Objectives and Results

Project Summary

Overall wider objective of the project is supporting public health in Uzbekistan by modernization of Curriculum of Health Sciences in universities of Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan and therefore following steps are undertaken: adapting, modernizing, restructuring health sciences education, and bring innovative teaching technologies into training process as multimedia and audio-visual components; elaborating guidelines for application of generated outcomes; introducing new curricula into education process of PC universities and provide sustainability.

Project Objectives
  • To adapt, modernize and restructure health sciences education.
  • To bring innovative teaching technologies into training process as multimedia and audio-visual components.
  • To elaborate guidelines for application of generated outcomes.
  • To introduce new curricula into education process of partner countries universities and provide sustainability.
Education Sector HE
Components of the Education Process Institutional strengthening & capacity building, Quality assurance, Social Partnership, Teaching and learning technologies (arrangements)
Occupational Field Health Care and Social Welfare
Target Groups Learners (scholar, student, apprentice etc.), Lecturers, teachers, instructors, trainers
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  • Management of the project is planned to be organized mostly by local – PC partner organizations to ensure good results and saving the budget by reducing number of mobilities.
  • Dissemination activity is planned by organization of conferences, web-page publications; information on the results of the project will be published for achievement of effective dissemination. Both EU and PC organizations are involved in the process of Dissemination.
  • Project outcomes would be multiplied and distributed to all PC universities, which were not in project implementation activities, providing capitalization of project results on a national scale.
  • All the project equipment will be transferred to the balance of the PC partner universities for further operation and maintenance after the project period is over.
  • Experience and technical means gained during the project realization will be good bases for sustainability of the project, which will be led and provided by universities of PC.
Project Results
  • Curricula of 7 courses by project implementation units, which will be trained in EU partner-universities, modernized.
  • During development and modernizing curricula, work groups with technical and didactic equipment provided.
  • Efficiency of the project by organization and carrying out of special training-seminars, close cooperation of EU and PC partners and constant monitoring of activity by contractor and PC local coordinators provided.

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