The Technical University of Moldova strengthens its position as a leader in the educational market and in launching international projects of great impact. According to the results made public by the Executive Agency for Education, Audiovisual and Culture of the European Commission, UTM records 3 of the 4 Erasmus+ projects for Capacity Building in Higher Education (CBHE) selected for the 2019 edition, with the involvement of universities of the Republic of Moldova, having the role of the coordinator in one of them.
In the first CBHE project from the list of those selected for the call EAC/03/2018 – “MOLDOVA HIGHER EDUCATION LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT” (609656-EPP-1-2019-1-MDEPPKA2-CBHE-SP), included in the countries of the Eastern Partnership, the Technical University of Moldova has the role of a coordinator. For carrying out this role, for which a grant of 844,453.00 euros is offered, the UTM, as the applicant institution, will work alongside with the Ministry of Education, Culture and Research of the Republic of Moldova and 6 other higher education institutions from the Republic of Moldova: the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova, State Agricultural University of Moldova, “Alecu Russo” State University in Bălți, State University “B. P. Hașdeu” in Cahul, the State University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Nicolae Testemițanu” and the State University of Moldova.
In the cross-border project “SETTING PEER REVIEW INSTRUMENTS AND GOALS FOR MEDICAL (HEALTH) EDUCATION” (609528-EPP-1-2019-1-GEEPPKA2-CBHE-JP), with a grant of 957,306.00 euros, proposed by BAU International University, Batumi, Ltd., Georgia, the Technical University of Moldova is a member institution, together with the State University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Nicolae Testemițanu”.
Also, the Technical University of Moldova will be involved in another cross-border project, proposed by Sveuciliste u Zagrebu, Croatia – “BUSINESS DRIVEN PROBLEM-BASED LEARNING FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN GEOINFORMATICS” (610225-EPP-1-2019-1- HREPPKA2-CBHE-JP), with a grant of 989,055.00, in which the partner role will be shared with the State University of Tiraspol.