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December 2012

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Best Wishes and a Happy New Year from EURASHE!


After yet another important year for EURASHE, illustrated by our Policy Papers unveiled at the EHEA Ministerial Conference in April and further in October (more in our Library), our Annual Conference in Riga (May), our Seminar on QA in Nicosia (September) and our latest Seminar on RPL in Prague (December), we will take some days of rest during the end of the year Break.


Please note that the Secretariat will be on Christmas Break from Friday 21 December 2012 until Monday 7 January 2013.

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We hope to see you in 2013, at our Annual Conference in Split for example, to continue to Support Professional Higher Education in Europe!


 Best Wishes from EURASHE!


EURASHE QA Seminar Report published

EURASHE is pleased to present you the Report of its QA Seminar, (click also on the picture) held on 27-28 September, in Nicosia (Cyprus).


The Seminar Report contains the main outcomes of the discussions of this Seminar titled 'Implementation of Internal and External Quality Assurance'.


You will have access to information on the Keynote speech by Dr George Demosthenous, Minister of Education and Culture, Republic of Cyprus as well as input from the several workshops conducted by Lucien Bollaert, Mindaugas Misiunas, Andre Vyt, or Brigitte Noc and Armelle Motte


Moreover learn about the EURASHE Report on the Implementation of the European Standards and Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Higher Education Institutions by reading the Seminar Report.


See also some of the photographs of the Annual Conference in the report, as well as on our website.


EURASHE RPL Seminar Material available

EURASHE is pleased to announce that the Material of its latest Seminar on Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL): Flexible Ties within Higher Education, held on 13-14 December 2012 in Prague (Czech Republic), is now available on its website here





There you will find all the contributions by the Speakers, which you can download individually or per batch.


Photographs of the Seminar are also available here.


EURASHE is currently compiling the Report of the Seminar prepared on the basis of Vera Stastna's Conclusions of the Seminar, which you can already access here. The Report will be available in January!


EURASHE 23rd Annual Conference

 "Making the Knowledge Triangle Work"

9-10 May 2013 in Split (Croatia)

EURASHE is pleased to announce that its 23rd Annual Conference will be held on 9-10 May 2013 in Split (Croatia).
Download here the Flyer of the Annual Conference.
The 23rd Annual Conference of EURASHE will be held on Thursday 9 and Friday 10 May 2013 in Split (Croatia) at the occasion of the country joining the European Union. It will be preceded by EURASHE internal events, including its 2013 General Assembly on 8 May.
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The Conference is organised by EURASHE in close co-operation with the Universities of Applied Sciences Network (UASnet), the Croatian Council of Universities and University Colleges of Applied Sciences (VVIVS), the Ministry of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia (MZOS), the University of Split (host) and the HAPHE initiative: Harmonising Approaches to Professional Higher Education in Europe.

Information on our website here
Registrations open in January, Stay tuned, and reserve the dates!

As always, we are looking forward to your feedback...

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