Study visit of the EMINReM Project consortium to the Jaén Higher Polytechnic School (Spain)

On the 1-5th of April 2024, the working team of the EMINReM Project visited the Jaén Higher Polytechnic School (UJAEN) within planned Study Visit.

The Partner-Universities from Ukraine (Donetsk National Technical University, Dnipro University of Technology, Zhytomyr Polytechnic State University – the main Project Coordinator and Grantholder), Kazakhstan (Abylkas Saginov Karaganda Technical University) and Uzbekistan (Tashkent State Technical University named after Islam Karimov) were the activity participants. The Partner representatives presented the curricula of educational programs that are planned to be modernized during the Project implementation and discussed other issues important for the Project success.

The Director of the School, Prof. Manuel Valverde Ibáñez welcomed all the participants on behalf of UJAEN. Prof. Francisco Antonio Corpas Iglesіаs, Assoc. Prof. Francisco De Borja Diaz Cabezas and Prof. Francisco Javier Iglesias Godino presented the curricula of the specialties “Mining”, “Construction” and “Extraction and processing of materials” of the Host University and shared their teaching experience which will be applied for the Partner curricula modernization of the Mining and Environmental Protection profile.

In addition, presentations were made on providing remote, distance learning at UJAEN through a Virtual Platform, ensuring the accreditation procedure and quality control of the educational process at Spanish Higher Education Institutions.

The participants got acquainted with the scientific and technical base of the Host University, visited the laboratories of material science, rock mechanics, engineering mechanics and biochemistry.

On the last day of the activities, the delegation of Partner Universities held a meeting with the management of the Department of International Cooperation of UJAEN – the Head of the International Mobility Department, Prof. Miriam Montserrat Cano Rubio and Vice-Rector for International Relations, Prof. Jose Ignacio Jimenez Gonzalez. The parties discussed the further implementation of the EMINReM Project, as well as other opportunities for the international cooperation development.

We thank the Jaén Higher Polytechnic School for organizing a meaningful and interesting program and comprehensive support during the Project implementation!