Team of the State Agrarian University of Moldova attended the opening ceremony of the project "Elevating the internationalization of higher education in Moldova", - ELEVATE" (№573921 EPP-1-2016-1- MD-EPPKA2-CBHE- SP), which was held at the Academy of Economic studies of Moldova (ASEM).
The project objective is to consolidate the legal norms by developing strategies for internationalization of higher education, accreditation standards for the implementation of joint and double degrees, academic mobility development strategy and national recognition of diplomas.
Project Consortium members consist of 14 members: nine institutions, including an associate member I.M. Trimetrica SRL and five institutions of higher education and research from UE countries: United Kingdom, Lithuania, Slovenia, the Netherlands, Republic of Moldova that discussed the action plan and the prospects for future cooperation.
Cristina Coşciug, vice-rector for International Relations SAUM, spoke about the characteristics of internationalization at the State Agrarian University of Moldova. In her speech, she shared her experience within an academic mobility programs, the implementation of double diplomas and foreign students’ activities.
One of the expected outcomes of the project is to develop national strategy for the internationalization of higher education and scientific research.