Towards the ModernisATion of Higher Education InstitutionS in Uzbekistan

36 months Tempus IV, Joint Project, Superior education and society

The project aims at modernizing the higher education system in Uzbekistan by boosting the cooperation of the key actors of the Knowledge Triangle (Universities, Business sector and local authorities) for the establishment of long-term partnerships. The project focuses on the establishment of Regional Knowledge Platforms as institutionalized and operational framework for all actors and brings together 13 partners of which 6 Universities (3 from UZ and 3 from EU), one Technology Park, 5 Companies and business support organisations (4 from UZ and 1 from EU) and one representative of a national public authority – the Committee for the coordination of science and technology development under the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republish of Uzbekistan. Consulta Europa brings its experience in supporting universities in the design of their knowledge transfer strategies and in the development of international research and innovation projects. As WP leader coordinating the dissemination and raising awareness activities, we are responsible for the creation and updating of the MATcHES website and for the development and maintenance of the e-learning platform.