„Tell me about your story – what’s on after mobility period? – overcoming the credit recognition challenges after Erasmus+ mobility period“

Erasmus+ project IESP was presented during the event titled „Tell me about your story – what’s on after mobility period? – overcoming the credit recognition challenges after Erasmus+ mobility period“, organized on 25 May at the University of Montenegro within “Europe Month – Erasmus+ Month”, one in a series of events organized by National Erasmus+ Office to mark the Europe Day.

The challenges related to the credit recognition process after the mobility period and obstacles that students may encounter after the mobility period were the topics of discussion during the event which gathered Vice-deans for international cooperation from all university units of the University of Montenegro, as well as students who took part in Erasmus+ mobility programme.

In his welcome address Prof. Vladimir Božović, Acting Rector of the University of Montenegro pointed out that internationalization has been recognized as one of the priority directions towards enhancing international competitiveness and sustainable development. By adopting the Internationalization Strategy of the University of Montenegro 2021-2026, developed as a result of the IESP project, the activities and objectives of the University of Montenegro have been geared towards developing UoM profile as an internationally recognized and attractive centre of knowledge and research. Another important aspect of the University of Montenegro internationalization is student and staff mobility. Participating in the Erasmus Mundus and then Erasmus+ programme in the past 13 years, the University of Montenegro has become a member of the large Erasmus community and has been successfully using all the advantages this programme has to offer.

Vanja Drljević, National Erasmus+ Office Coordinator addressed the audience within the welcome speech of the event, taking part also during the discussion.

During the discussion, Ana Dragutinović of the International Relations Office of the University of Montenegro presented the Guidelines for Student and Staff mobility developed within the IESP project, as well as experiences and best practices shared by the EU partners on the project pertaining to the field of student mobility.


IESP English Course - Awarding Ceremony

At the University of Montenegro, certificates were awarded to 41 participants from the academic and non-academic staff for successfully attending English language courses organized as part of the Erasmus + project IESP (Strengthening Internationalization at Montenegrin Universities through Effective Strategic Planning) coordinated by the University of Montenegro.


IESP project promoted in the city of Podgorica

Within the fifth edition of the Erasmus+ days celebration organized in October 2021, the IESP project was promoted on two advertising boards placed in the city of Podgorica, where the seat of three Montenegrin universities participating in the project is.


Workshop on Interculturality in Higher Education Organized for the Teaching Staff of Montenegrin Parnters on 3-4 June

Online workshop on the topic of Interculturality in Higher Education was organized for the teaching staff of the Montenegrin universities on 3-4 June 2021. The workshop was carried out by dr. Špela Razpotnik, an assistant professor of Social Pedagogy at the University of Ljubljana Faculty of Education.