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Supported by Erasmus+, BERC Kick-Off Meeting was Held at IUG

  • 03.22.2016
Supported by ERASMUS+ programme  (Key Action 2 – Capacity building for Higher education-CBHE), Islamic University of Gaza , in cooperation with local Palestinian universities, conducted the project of Developing Business and Economic Research Centers Capacity at Palestinian Higher Education Institutions (BERC), on Monday and Tuesday, March 21-22, 2016. 

BERC project aims at achieving a positive atmosphere for researchers so that they can conduct high quality research  and provide international journals with scientific publications that meet international standards.

 The project consortium constitutes  9 universities distributed among Palestine (5 universities) and the EU countries (4 universities) and the associated partner is AQAC. 

Project European partners includes: University of Huddersfield – UK; University of Almería- Spain; University of L’Aquila- Italy and KTH Royal Institute of Technology- Sweden.

While the Palestinian partners are:  The Islamic University of Gaza- IUG, Coordinating organization; Al-Azhar University (AUG); Birzeit University (BZU);University College of Applied Sciences (UCAS) and Al- Quds Open University (QOU). 

The  project spans over a three-year period from  2016 to 2019.

 
 


BERC - Develop Business and Economic Research Centers Capacity at Palestinian Higher Education Institutions