Information Workshop On Erasmus+ Program

28 - Nov - 2017

At the Conference meetings in the Administration Building, the External Relations Affairs has held an information workshop on Erasmus+ program, in the presence of Vice Dean of external relations Prof. Wisam Ashour, and the Chair of External Relations Eng. Amany Maqadma.

Prof. Ashour confirmed that the purpose of holding such meetings centers on bridging the gap to engage the academicians to be benefitted, in an optimum way, from the partnership programs. The role of External Relations rotates around activating the participation through holding workshops and preparing applications for enrolling.


Eng. Amany Maqadma gave a presentation about the national priorities of Palestine in Erasmus+ program, Capacity Building sector. She clarified that this sector includes curriculum development, management improvement of HEI, and Development of HE sector within society.  The presentation also tackled two types of projects in the Field of Capacity Building they are: (1. Joint Project which focuses on HEI and works on three parts: Curriculum Development, University Governance, and Links between HE institutions and the wider economic and social environment. (2. Structure Project which focuses on two sectors (a. modernization of Policies and Governance management of HE (b. links between HE systems and the wider economic and social environment. The presentation displayed some examples of Joint Projects' activities, some of which are: development of testing and adaption, and organizing staff training.

This workshop ensures that the External Relations Fulfills its responsibilities in increasing opportunities for fruitful domestic and international economic partnerships along with external investment projects.