Created on 30 November 2015

The representatives of the Centre for Information and Recognition of Qualifications in Higher Education held a one-day training course at the University of East Sarajevo on the 24th of November 2015.

The training course was attended by the representatives of faculties which belong to the University of East Sarajevo.

The objective of the training course was to train the academic staff of the University of East Sarajevo, that deal with the issues of recognition of the educational credentials to be familiar with the main provisions of the Convention of the Council of Europe/UNESCO on Recognition of Qualifications in Higher Education in the European Region and its subsidiary documents as well as other documents of the European Area of Recognition, especially with the European Recognition Manual for Higher Education Institutions (EAR HEI).

The work of the Centre and the latest Centre's Recommendations, issued this year, were presented. It was underlined that the Centre is available to all competent recognition bodies related to providing accurate and reliable information about higher education e.g. the higher education system of the country where the higher education qualification was obtained.

It was highlighted that the common Project "Strengthening of Internationalization in B&H Higher education", approved within ERASMUS+ Programme - Capacity building in higher education, Call EAC/A04/2014, Selection Year 2015, will contribute to an improvement of the recognition procedures at the University of East Sarajevo.