Mobility project in HE sector – staff and student exchanges with Georgia, Russia and Montenegro

The project proposes organization and implementation of Erasmus+ staff training and teaching mobilities for administrative and academic staff members, as well as student exchange mobilites between LMC and maritime higher education institutions in Erasmus+ programme Partner Countries - Georgia, Russia and Montenegro.

Project No: 2019-1-LV01-KA107-060267

Project implementing period: 01 Aug 2019 - 31 Jul 2022

Project partners:

  • Liepaja Marine College – project beneficiary
  • LEPL-Teaching University-Batumi State Maritime Academy (BSMA), Georgia, Batumi
  • Kaliningrad State Technical University (KSTU), Russia, Kaliningrad
  • University of Montenegro Maritime Faculty of Kotor (MUKJF), Montenegro, Kotor

Project aims: The project is implemented under the Erasmus+ Programme Key Action 1 - Mobility from Erasmus+ Programme Countries to Partner Countries.

The objective of mobility from/to Programme Countries to/from Partner Countries is twofold. First, it provides more opportunities to students and staff to have an international experience as well as to acquire forward-looking and other relevant skills worldwide. Second, it enables higher education institutions from Programme Countries to establish long-term sustainable international cooperation with partner institutions from Partner Countries.

Target audience: higher education students and staff of LMC and partner institutions

Project financing: the total allocated to the project is 40 440,00 EUR (EC funding) and 10 259,00 EUR (state co-funding)

Mobility placements:

Between Liepaja Marine College and BSMA in Georgia:

  • 2 outgoing staff teaching mobilities (guest lecturing) LMC to BSMA
  • 2 outgoing staff training mobilities (job shadowing/experience exchange) LMC to BSMA
  • 2 incoming staff teaching mobilities (guest lecturing) BSMA to LMC
  • 2 incoming student mobilities for studies BSMA to LMC

Between Liepaja Marine College and KSTU in Russia:

  • 2 outgoing staff teaching mobilities (guest lecturing) LMC to KSTU
  •  2 outgoing staff training mobilities (job shadowing/experience exchange) LMC to KSTU
  • 2 incoming staff teaching mobilities (guest lecturing) KSTU to LMC
  • 1 incoming staff training mobility (job shadowing/experience exchange) KSTU to LMC

Between Liepaja Marine College and MUKJF in Montenegro:

  •  2 outgoing staff teaching mobilities (guest lecturing) LMC to MUKJF
  •  1 outgoing staff training mobility (job shadowing/experience exchange) LMC to MUKJF
  • 2 incoming staff teaching mobilities (guest lecturing) MUKJF to LMC
  • 1 incoming staff training mobility (job shadowing/experience exchange MUKJF to LMC

For more information, please contact LMC project coordinator at erasmusplus(at)ljk.lv

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