Project training at Karaganda Economic University of Kazpotrebsoyuz
The event was held within the frameworks of Erasmus+ project realisation COMPLETE - Establishment of Centres for Competence and Employability Development on August 22-23, 2017.
Successful graduates' employment with respect to their qualification is a matter of discussion at the state level in the Russian Federation and in the Republic of Kazakhstan, however, the systematic approach on this problem solution has not been developed yet. There is a lack of SPs to encourage employability and foster interaction between Higher Education Institution and employers.
COMPLETE project realisation is aimed to changing the current situation through Centres for Competence and Employability Development (CCED) establishment.
On the first day of trainings the representatives of Russian and Kazakhstan HEIs presented the CCEDs which are already in operation in the corresponding universities. European Commission experts have given their recommendations regarding functions widening of the established CCEDs taking into account European best practices.
Representatives from University of Maribor and Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus Athens have presented detailed description of the CCEDs established at those HEIs and gave their recommendations to Russian and Kazakhstan partners.
Dr., prof. David Hind has delivered his lecture devoted to competences and employability development in HEIs using as good examples the universities in Europe and Asia where he works as visiting professor.
The second day was devoted to the workshop Development of employability skills. The participants have acquired practical skills in study programmes development taking into account competences and employability development.
Afterwards the trainings participants have discussed the project realisation, its dissemination activities and defined the next steps.