1.UNIVERSITY POLITEHNICA OF BUCHAREST, Romania – project coordinator
Splaiul Independenței 313, district 6, Bucharest
The University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest (UPB), founded in 1948, is the largest and most prestigious technical university in Romania, classified, in the top 12 universities, as “University for advanced research and education” and the best national university, according to the international “University Ranking by Academic Performance”.
The UPBs development objective aims to consolidate its engagement position in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) through a comprehensive internationalization strategy based on strategic cooperation, partnerships and capacity building with universities in Europe and all over the world. It assumes active commitment in modernizing educational processes by maximizing the potential of ICT learning and strengthening the links between education and employers.
3.UNIVERSITY OF RUSE “ANGEL KANCHEV”, Bulgaria – project partner
8 Studentska street, Ruse
University of Ruse “Angel Kanchev” (URAK) was established in 1945. It employs over 800 staff of which about 490 are academics. Since 2014 the University of Ruse participates very actively the HEInnovate concept of the European Commission.
In 2013 URAK was selected on 4th place in the national selection for European Enterprise Promotion Awards – 2013. Since 2009 URAK’s team within the RESITA network cooperation is responsible for publishing of the online-based Journal of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and provides support for individuals and groups to move from entrepreneurial ideas to action by its Center for Entrepreneurship.
5.TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OF KOSICE, Slovak Republic – project partner
Letná 9, 04200, Kosice
Technical University of Košice (TUKE) was established in 1952. The content of education and research at TUKE includes the entire complex of sciences and economics, seeking to maintain a cohesive and interdependent relationship between teaching, research and service activities in accordance to European state of Art.
It`s main mission is to combine science with industry practice, to protect and raise the profile of innovative ideas and to seek partners and enhance creativity. UCITT supports scientific and innovative projects by providing consultancy and advisory services in project proposal process and organizes information seminars, workshops, conferences, business meetings of science parks representatives and professionals from scientific centres.
7.”ALECU RUSSO” BĂLȚI STATE UNIVERSITY, Republic of Moldova – project partner
Puskin str., 38, MD-3100, Bălți
Alecu Russo Balti State University (USARB), by name of a great Moldovan philosopher Alecu Russo, is one of the oldest educational institutions in the Republic of Moldova and unique in the northern part of Moldova, being founded in 1945 as Pedagogical Institute.
The USARB are actively involved in performing a mix of appropriate activities as: innovation in Moldovan higher educational system; improving the relevance of education to the labour market; innovation in teaching business administration; lifelong learning; internationalization of education as a resource for the development of society and culture; inclusive education through EU experience; Distance education and learning; development and modernization of curricula in the humanities and interdisciplinary sciences; development and implementation of joint Master’s degrees in business and finance; adopting the internationalization of education in the northern part of the country.
9.MOLDOVA STATE UNIVERSITY, Republic of Moldova – project partner
- Mateevici str. 60, MD-2009, Chișinău
Moldova State University (USM/MSU) is the oldest and biggest University in Moldova with broad range of study programs and research area. The research process at the USM is the fundamental component of the academic process, being placed among the top spots in the national ranking.
USM has a development strategy with defined objectives for modernization of curricula, development of creativity, support of innovation, and establishment of international cooperation in the context of European integration, and training the future researches. Also, to accelerate the transfer of research results in the economic environment, the USM provides support for development of innovative students’ start-ups to make competitive products/services, through the Student mentoring network.