17 March 2021

On March 17, 2021, the eighth transnational meeting of the project participants FlexWBL: “Development of a flexible, innovative and practical framework for Work-based Learning in higher education of Armenia and Russia” was held on the MS Teams platform with the support of the Executive Agency for Education, Audiovisual and Erasmus + culture (project no. 610072-EPP-1-2019-1-LV-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP).

The participants discussed the current state of affairs and further steps to implement the project in a post-pandemic period. Along with this, issues on the purchase of equipment, project reporting and inter-project cooperation were considered, as well as issues of developing study programm based on WBL in Russian and Armenian universities. To this date, eleven programs have been selected, among which suggested study programs in Armenia are: Design of Environment, Road construction and operation, Project Management, Economics of Enterprises, Service, Computer Engineering, suggested study programs in Russia are: Nanotechnologies and microsystems technologies, Hydrometeorology, Technology of transport processes, Management, Professional update program for managers of weather service.

At the end of the meeting, the Tver university invited representatives of partner universities to take part in the International Scientific and Practical Conference “Problems of Management of Socio-Economic Systems: Theory and Practice”, which will be held in May 2021. based on InEU TvGU on the MS teams platform. One of the sections of the conference is devoted to the problems of WBL technologies.