Erasmus Staff Training Week, 5th edition: 23rd – 27th of April 2018

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
Universitatea de Vest dinTimisoara
Institution website:
Monday, 23 April, 2018 to Friday, 27 April, 2018
Registration fee:
80 euros/ person
Deadline for applying:
Tuesday, 20 March, 2018
Accommodation not provided
Contact person details:
Ms. Oana-Roxana IVAN, PhD
Head of Erasmus Office
Department of International Relations
Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara
Tel.: +40 256 592372; Fax. +40256592313
Bd. Vasile Pârvan nr.4
Timișoara - 300223, România

Universitatea de Vest din Timişoara/ West University of Timișoara is very pleased to announce its fifth edition of the Erasmus Staff Training Week23rd – 27th of April 2018.


Universitatea de Vest din Timisoara (UVT) is the main higher education and research center in Western Romania. It is a comprehensive university that fosters interdisciplinary education within its 11 Faculties: Arts and Design; Chemistry, Biology, Geography; Economics and Business Administration; Law; Letters, History and Theology; Mathematics and Computer Science; Music and Theatre; Physical Education and Sports; Physics; Political Sciences, Philosophy and Communication Sciences; Sociology and Psychology.


Our Erasmus Staff Training Week targets both academic and administrative staff members from UVT’s partner universities interested in knowing more about us, as well as exploring the challenges and opportunities of the Erasmus+ Programme and the process of internationalization in the field of higher education in Europe and worldwide.


The schedule of the week includes: presentation(s) of UVT and partner institutions, presentation of the Department of International Relations and the Erasmus+ Office, workshop(s) on internationalization of HEIs, job shadowing for all participants in the event, visit(s) at museum, networking and farewell dinners at Romanian traditional restaurant and a nearby vineyard.

During the time spent together we will discuss various means and approaches to support all Erasmus+ participants in our universities in order to make them feel at home and offer optimum international study/placement/teaching/training conditions. Therefore, we would like to invite you all to share knowledge and good practices with us in Timişoara, the biggest city in the West of Romania.

Should you be interested in participating in our Erasmus Staff Training Week, 5th edition 2018, please fill in the application form (available here ) by 20th of March 2018. Participation fee: 80 euros/ person– to be paid upon arrival. The participation fee includes: coffee breaks Mo-Fri, networking and farewell dinners.


P.S. Photos from our previous edition are available on our Facebook page.

Looking forward to meeting you in Timişoara!

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