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"Engaging in the Modernisation Agenda for European Higher Education ", Brussels, January 30, 2012

"Mapping the field: Training needs for leadership and management professions in European Higher Education Institutions"

Access all the presentations of our MODERN conference "Engaging in the Modernisation Agenda for European Higher Education", Brussels, January 30, 2012 and our leadership workshop on internationalisation, 31 January 2012

Improve the quality and management of your Erasmus Mundus masters and doctorates -  Use the EMQA Erasmus Mundus Quality Assessment Tool.

Engage in benchmarking and see what we can offer you!

Express interest in our next management and leadership programmes.

Apply to the ESMU-HUMANE 2013 Winter School.

Look at our portal on short executive and degree programmes in higher education management. Your programme does not feature? Email Nadine Burquel at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Thematic and executive MODERN reports are available HERE.

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Higher Education Reforms


Higher Education Reforms

MODERN joined the Stakeholder Consultation Event held by the European Commission on the 25th January 2011regarding the modernisation of higher education in Europe.

Read more: Higher Education Reforms

More on Modern

Mapping the field exercise
MODERN launched a survey on the supply and the demand for HEM programmes.
MODERN online tool
As a result of the mapping the field exercise, MODERN has produced an online tool on short courses and degree programmes in HE management.
Peer learning activities
From the autumn 2009 MODERN has been running peer learning activities for HEIs. Look out for further information on the website.

MODERN conferences deal with key topics for the EU modernisation agenda and for Higher Education professionalisation: Governance, Regional Innovation, Internationalisation and Quality Assurance, Funding and Knowledge Transfer.
Specialised executive reports
Special reports are produced on the five conference themes on state-of-the-art knowledge and innovations on university leadership, governance and management issues.
This project is funded with support from the European Commission.


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