Project title: European University Industry Network
Coordinating institution: Universitatea ”Transilvania” Din Brasov, Romania
Dates: 1 October 2004 – 30 September 2007
Participant countries: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, UK
Subject area(s): Industrial Sector – competences required for working in industrial settings
Project objectives: The project aimed to create a European network of universities and industrial partners in the field of education, research and services. The main objectives were:
1) Defining and updating generic and specific competences relevant to the industrial sector by adapting the “Tuning” methodology, as well as generic and specific competences for the practical stages of student curriculum;
2) Promoting synergies between teaching, learning and research in the European Higher Education structures, both at initial and continuing education levels; in accordance with the current industry labour force, demand for integrating research results in the teaching programmes to stimulate innovative capacity.
Project website: http://www.eui-net.org/
Outcomes in terms of documents and publications:
To find out more about how this project used the Tuning methodology, check the Tuning Research section of the website or contact us directly.