Internationalization capabilities and solutions

On 28 November (2013) the Ministry of Education and Science in cooperation with the Academic Information Centre as National Coordination Point for EQF organised seminar  "Internationalization capabilities and solutions"  which was held in Riga, Latvia. The target audience of the seminar was representatives from higher education institutions and related organisations.

The aim of seminar was to identify problems and to develop proposals for higher education internationalization, to identify the export opportunities of Latvian higher education, to explore third-countries qualifications frameworks and to seek solutions for promotion the internationalization and export of higher education.  The discussions were held on joint study programmes, on use of learning outcomes in study programmes, on use of qualifications frameworks in the recognition of third-countries diplomas as well as on the international student support services in higher education institutions. 

The seminar was organised in terms of the European Commission project  379015-LLP-1-2012-1-LV-KA1-EQ_NCP “Activities of the EQF National Coordination Points with a view to implement the EQF at national level”.