Exchange yourself! 2017 Staff Exchange Week at JYU

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
University of Jyväskylä
Institution website:
Monday, 12 June, 2017 to Friday, 16 June, 2017
Registration fee:
free of charge
Deadline for applying:
Monday, 20 March, 2017
Accommodation not provided

Welcome on the 2017 Erasmus+ Staff Exchange Week at the University of Jyväskylä!

Join us in networking, benchmarking and sharing knowledge, expertise and experiences with Erasmus partners and colleagues from universities around Europe!

University of Jyväskylä welcomes administrative and academic colleagues from universities around Europe on the third multidisciplinary Erasmus+ staff exchange week organized at JYU on 12-16 June 2017. The week’s program consists of two parallel tracks and joint social program for all participants.

The application round is open until 20 March 2017. Selected participants will be contacted personally by 27 March 2017. Please note that participation is free of charge.

The two tracks of the week are: 

Track 1: Universities’ strategic management and institutional development

Focus:  This track examines the strategic management models in higher education institutions taking a close look at the sources and strategic utilization of information, intelligence and knowledge in the strategic management of these institutions. The role of institutional research and the models of institutional development in the strategic management process are also discussed.

Track 2: The anatomy of an international Master's degree program

Focus: This track takes a close look at what IMDPs are made of from the administrative processes and practices of establishing a program to curriculum development, the challenges and opportunities of English-medium instruction, models of supporting student wellbeing, and all the way to marketing and recruitment. The role of national and institutional brand development in international student recruitment is also discussed. 

More infromation and application form available at: