• ATHENA Project

    Fostering Sustainable and Autonomous
    Higher Education Systems
    in the Eastern Neighbouring Area

  • Focus

    University autonomy and funding reforms
    in Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine

  • Objectives

    Transfer of good practice
    Promotion of inclusive approaches
    Capacity building in university management


Preparatory Visit to Armenia

The EUA team met on 26 September with the Armenian ATHENA partners in Yerevan on the occassion of the ATHENA Preparatory Visit to Armenia. The meeting was hosted by the Armenian National Coordinator, the Yerevan State University. During the first half of the visit, the partners discussed the situation with regard to university autonomy and funding in Armenia on the basis of the questionnaire response that the Armenian delegation had provided beforehand. The second half of the visit was dedicated to the discussion of the content and the organisation of the ATHENA Workshop Armenia that will take place on 6 March 2014 at the Yerevan State University. More information on the workshop will be available soon on the EUA website.

  • Yerevan State University
  • Gavar State University
  • State Engineering University of Armenia
  • State Universities Rectors Council of Armenia
  • Ministry of Education and Science of Armenia
  • Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova
  • Cahul State University
  • Free International University of Moldova
  • National Council of Rectors of Moldova
  • Ministry of Education of Moldova
  • Taras Shevchenko National University of Kiev
  • Donetsk National University
  • Odessa National University
  • Lesya Ukrainka Eastern European National University
  • Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine
  • University of Coimbra
  • Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra
  • University of Helsinki
  • Haaga-Helia University of Applied Sciences
  • University of Amsterdam
  • European University Association