Higher Education and Research

The South East European network for Qualifications development held its fourth meeting in Istanbul on 15 and 16 September 2011. 8 countries from the region presented the situation regarding Qualifications frameworks. Some countries are in the process of self certification (Romania) or referencing and self certification (Croatia); some just start the process. All material presented during the meeting as well as the reports of the different working groups are available here.

The meeting was evaluated very positively as offering a space of exchanges and common reflection to common challenges.



General presentation by Mr Jean-Philippe Restoueix, CoE (ppt presentation)

QF SEE network report - september 2010-september 2011 by Ms Meta Dobnikar, Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of Slovenia (ppt presentation)

3 main challenges for the Slovenian QF by Ms Meta Dobnikar (ppt presentation)

WG Session 1'Cooperation with HEIs' by Prof Mile Dželalija, University of Zadar (ppt presentation)

WG Session 1 – 'Cooperation with HEIs’ by Mr Michael Graham, ETF (pdf document)

WG Session 2 – ‘“Level 5” a turning point in Qf Development’ by Ms Nevena Vuksanovic, ESU representative (pdf document)

Progression from VET to HE in Ireland by Joe Cox, Head of School of Business and Humanities, I T Sligo (ppt presentation)

NQF for Hıgher Educatıon ın Turkey - developments & challenges by Prof Dr Mehmet Durman, Sakarya University – Turkey (ppt presentation)

Self-Certification process
Croatian example by Prof Mile Dželalija, University of Zadar (ppt presentation)

Romanian example by Ms Catalina HIRCEAG, National Qualifications Authority of Romania (ppt presentation)

Meeting report

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