MICs as organisational units of School Centres

MICs are organisational units od educational institutions for cooperation with world of work. Very important are managerial capabilities of leadership, involvements of different stakeholders interests, regardless of whether the PHI is public or private.

ESTG-IPP Project-based Learning in Business Information Systems

At the Bachelor in Business Information Systems of the School of Management and Technology at Politécnico do Porto, the curricula of some courses is organized to promote the development of interdisciplinary projects. The main goals of these projects are: the promotion of university-industry cooperation; the development of soft skills by the students while performing a […]

Mondragon University’s collaborative research and knowledge transfer model

Mondragon University’s collaborative research and knowledge transfer model is based on a structured approach to industry collaboration, building on the university’s position as a member of the Mondragon group of co-operatives. Mondragon University has established nearly twenty long term collaborative research and knowledge transfer contracts with industry partners. These contracts generate over 300 projects per […]

Creating staff incentives for R&D and third mission activities

The University Rovira i Virgili (URV) in Tarragona, in Southern Catalonia (Spain) has an active third mission agenda, including entry points for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to the university knowledge base, social and cultural programming in 22 cities in Southern Catalonia and active participation in fostering the key regional industry clusters such as knowledge-based […]

Developing the Bioeconomy Ecosystem in Central Finland

 The JAMK University of Applied Sciences in Jyvaskyla has four fields of specialisations which are aligned with the local and global needs and build on the regional and institutional assets of central Finland. JAMK’s regional specialisations are bioeconomy, applied cyber security, automation and robotics, and education expertise and business. Notably these specialisations are aligned with […]

Travel Agency Established by Institution of PHE

VŠPJ established its own travel agency in 2008 to promote tourism in the region and to offer students practical experience with work in the tourism industry. It is successful in organizing out-coming tourism, however it has not achieved significant progress in in-coming business.