Project name:

Modernization of two cycles (MA, BA) of competence-based curricula in Material Engineering according to the best experience of Bologna Process

543994-TEMPUS-1-2013-1-BE-TEMPUS-JPCR  (MATTENG)

Short project name: «MMATENG»

Web-site: mmateng.eu

Priority – Material Engineering

Duration: 01 December 2013 – 30 November 2016

Project budjet: € 1 216 789,02

Target group: students, alumni, faculty and administration of universities, heads of industrial enterprises, the city administration.

Grant holder:

KU Leuven,Belgium

Coordinator of project:

International Relations Officer, KU Leuven, Faculty of engineering technology

Peter Arras

Tel. + 32 (0)15 31 69 44

mob. + 32 (0)486 528 196 

e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Project Management Director:

Dr. Arnold Sterenharz

ECM-Office Berlin,

Tel: + 49 203 30 86 85 16

Tel/Fax: + 49 203 72 85 96 6

Mobil: + 49 176 40 15 58 32

E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Coordinator of project from Ukraine:

Pryazovskyi State Technical University, Mariupol

O.P. Cheylyakh, vice-rector, Sc. Dr., professor

Tel:+38 0629 446630

Fax: +38 0629 529924

e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Consortium

EU Organisations

  • KU Leuven (BE) - Grant Holder
  • Technische Universität Berlin (DE)
  • École Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Lille (FR)
  • Cracow University of Technology (PL)
  • Engineering, Consulting and Management Office (DE)
  • Jerusalem College of Engineering (IL)
  • Tel Aviv University (IL)
  • Sami Shamoon College of Engineering (IL)
  • Don State Technical University (RU)
  • Far Eastern Federal University (RU)
  • Kazan National Research Technical University n.a. Tupolev (RU)
  • Magnitogorsk State Technical University named after G.I. Nosov (RU)
  • Lviv Polytechnic National University (UA)
  • Lutsk National Technical University (UA)
  • National Technical University of Ukraine (UA)
  • Pryazovskyi State Technical University (UA)
  • BelMag Joint Stock Company (RU)
  • Azovstal Iron & Steel Works (UA)
  • Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (UA)
  • To ensure that the targeted Universities in IL, UA, RU can offer new advanced two cycles of competence-based Programmes in Material Engineering in line with the new developments in the area of material sciences, the market demands and according to the Bologna Process.
  • To speed up integration between Higher Educational Institutes and business in target countries.
  • To establish cooperation between EU and target countries in education and research.
  • The main aim is improvement of BA/MA Programmes in Material Engineering according to the needs of the target partner countries IL, RU and UA.
  • Bringing the universities closer to the changing Labour Market and the European Education Area.
  • To update the current curricula in Material Engineering according to the Bologna requirements and the new developments in Engineering
  • To develop, implement and accredit new practice oriented curricula including ECTS
  • Develop innovative academic environment for Material Engineering Programmes
  • To provide lab infrastructure for CAD/CAE and material sciences.
  • Review/analyse/upgrade the current curricula in Material Engineering according to recent advances in the target field.
  • Develop ten new core and three transferable curricula inclusive learning environment (materials information technology labs (MITL) and Joint WEB based platform).
  • Retrain academic staff/mentors in new curricula.
  • Pilot teaching/operation.
  • Establish Material Engineering Service Office (MESO) with stakeholders support.

Partner Countries Organisations

Consortium Geography

Aim of project:

The main features aim is improving of BA/MA Programmes in Material Engineering according to the needs of modern society of target partner countries IL, RU and UA bringing the universities closer to changing Labour Market and European Education Area; allow them to stay responsive to employers’ needs; to ensure employability throughout professional lives of graduates.

Wider objectives

  • To ensure that the targeted Universities in IL, UA, RU can offer new advanced two cycles of competence-based Programmes in Material Engineering in line with the new developments in the area of material sciences, the market demands and according to the Bologna Process.
  • To speed up integration between Higher Educational Institutes and business in target countries.
  • To establish cooperation between EU and target countries in education and research.

Specific project objectives

  • The main aim is improvement of BA/MA Programmes in Material Engineering according to the needs of the target partner countries IL, RU and UA.
  • Bringing the universities closer to the changing Labour Market and the European Education Area.
  • To update the current curricula in Material Engineering according to the Bologna requirements and the new developments in Engineering
  • To develop, implement and accredit new practice oriented curricula including ECTS
  • Develop innovative academic environment for Material Engineering Programmes
  • To provide lab infrastructure for CAD/CAE and material sciences.

Planned project outputs

According to the specific project objectives the following tangible outputs and intangible outcomes in the frames of development are planned:

  • Review/analyse/upgrade the current curricula in Material Engineering according to recent advances in the target field.
  • Develop ten new core and three transferable curricula inclusive learning environment (materials information technology labs (MITL) and Joint WEB based platform).
  • Retrain academic staff/mentors in new curricula.
  • Pilot teaching/operation.
  • Establish Material Engineering Service Office (MESO) with stakeholders support.