International Projects of the National Aerospace University "Kharkiv aviation Institute" financed by Tempus and Erasmus+ projects

Establishing Quality Assurance Services in Ukrainian universities of aerospace engineering


Specific Objective

1. To raise awareness and improve professional skills of 25 senior university managers and Ministry officials in charge of certification of MSc programmes in Aerospace Engineering;

2. To elaborate a framework model for internal Quality Assurance within Ukrainian technical universities;

3. To disseminate the positive results among 11 Ukrainian universities with Aerospace Engineering specialties.

Project Type

Structural Measures

Outcomes and outputs

1. Materials on the internal standards and quality assurance system at the National Aerospace University are prepared and ready for use by Ukrainian experts;

2. Practical guide with materials and recommendations for 11 Ukrainian technical universities with aviation specializations developed;

3. Draft materials and recommendations prepared for 11 Ukrainian technical universities on elaboration of internal QA standards, on collaboration between the universities in creation of the high-quality MS programmes, on introduction of the peer review assessment tool.

Description

1. To collect, prepare and translate materials on the internal standards and QA system at KhAI during short-term study visits to Alicante and Glasgow;

2. To organize 3-days workshop “Quality management in engineering education” for the EU and Ukrainian experts in Kharkov;

3. To prepare the materials and recommendations for 11 Ukrainian HEI acting on elaboration of internal standards, on collaboration between the Universities in creation of the high-quality MS programmes, on introduction of the peer review assessment tool;

4. To organize a 3-days master-class for 5 EU and 5 Ukrainian experts in Alicante. The aim of the master-class is discussion of the prepared materials and preparing them for publication and dissemination.

5. To prepare and conduct a concluding 2-days conference “Quality Assurance in aerospace engineering: one more step towards Bologna process” in Kharkov for presentation and discussion of the prepared materials.