On-line training on strategic planning for Montenegrin HEIs representatives

On-line training on strategic planning for Montenegrin HEIs representatives was held within IESP project on 16 and 18 June. The training was led by professor Tomaž Čater from the University of Ljubljana School of Economics and Business. The main concepts in the strategic planning process were presented, and explanation of strategic analysis, strategy formulation and implementation given.


On-line training of young researchers on Internationalization of Research and Innovation

Within the Erasmus + project Fostering Internationalization at Montenegrin HEIs through Efficient Strategic Planning - IESP on-line training on the topic of internationalization of research and innovation is held, which will last for seven working days. The training is attended by around 30 young researchers of Montenegrin universities involved in the project - doctoral students, PhDs and assistant professors.



Virtual Study Visit of the University Côte D’Azur

Virtual study visit of the University Côte d’Azur, one of the EU partners on the IESP project, took place on June 3. The virtual study visit was attended by representatives of Montenegrin partner universities, ministries and the Agency for Control and Quality Assurance of HE of Montenegro.


On-line meeting of the IESP Project Management Board

Members of IESP Project Management Board met via Zoom platform for an on-line meeting on May 18th.  The meeting was an opportunity to take stock of the activities implemented so far and to plan activities in the months to come.



On-line Preventive Monitoring Meeting

Preventive monitoring meeting within the CBHE Erasmus + Project " Fostering Internationalization at Montenegrin HEIs through Efficient Strategic Planning – IESP“ was held on 27th April 2020. The meeting was organized by the Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) and the National Erasmus + Office. Due to the circumstances stemming from the outbreak of Covid 19 pandemic, the meeting was held on-line by means of the Zoom application. Representatives of all Montenegrin partners on the project attended the meeting.


First Study Visit to the University of Ljubljana

Delegation of the University of Montenegro composed of Dusko Bjelica, PhD, Chairperson of the Steering Committee UMNE, Natasa Kostic, PhD, Vice-Rector for International Cooperation, Ana Dragutinovic, the International Relations Office Manager and Midorag Zarubica, Head of the Information System Centre, are staying in a two-day study visit to the University in Ljubljana within Erasmus+ structural project “Fostering Internationalization on Universities in Montenegro through Efficient Strategic Planning” – IESP coordinated by the University of Montenegro. 


Introducing Teaching in English for Selected Courses of Undergraduate and Master Studies of the University of Montenegro through the IESP project

Introducing teaching in English for selected courses on undergraduate and master studies from academic 2021/2022 year is one of benefits brought to the University of Montenegro by the project Fostering Internationalization in Universities in Montenegro through Efficient Strategic Planning.


Kick-off Meeting at the University of Montenegro

The University of Montenegro is coordinator of the only structural project, named Fostering Internationalization at Montenegrin HEIs through Efficient Strategic Planning - IESP, approved in 2019 approved for funding by the European Commission within Erasmus+ program of Capacity Building in Higher Education. On this occasion in the University Rectorate on January  15th and 16th the first meeting of representatives of partner institutions participating in the project was held in the University Rectorate. Next to presentation of the project itself, on the meeting was agreed implementation of all activities in the domain of signing partnership agreements and members of the project consortium were presented.  The project partners are: the University of Donja Gorica, the Mediterranean University, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Science, the Agency for Quality Assurance and Control in Higher Education as well as partner universities from the EU: University in Ljubljana, University in Cadiz and the University Cote d’ Azure from Nice. Total budget of a two-year project is 683.014 euros.