Charmo University Participated In A Workshop Held By Raparin University

posted Jan 14, 2019, 1:41 AM by Nasih Saaid   [ updated Jan 16, 2019, 10:41 PM ]

On the 11th-13th, Dec, 2018, Charmo University representatives (Dr Omed Qadir) (Mr Shaxawan Harth) participated in a (Tigris Project organized workshop) which was supervised by Raparin University, under the title of applying ECTS in KRG Universities which is part of a reform process in higher Education started by the Ministry of Higher Education.

The purpose of the workshop was to discuss and prepare the KRG universities to take part in the Bologna System side by side with 28 European Universities and 20 universities outside of European Zone. The Bologna system is a collaborative Agreement for Equalizing BA,MA, and PhD certificates and this will give a better opportunity to the graduates in these countries.

The workshop presented by Mr.Marian Mc Carthy , who is well-experienced in the process of Bologna System and has worked in Havard university for ten years. The other presenter was Mr.Carlos Machado who is considered as an expert in in Europe and Mr. Jakob Heddrich , the supervisor of Tigris Project with the attendance of KRG University representatives.

It is worth mentioning that the workshop was advantageous for the universities that have used the process recently. The key points of the workshop were as follows:

1- Charmo University has taken successful steps in the fields of accreditation, workload and learning outcome which are of vital importance in implementing the process .

2- After Mr Shaxawan Harth made a presentation on implementing Bologna Process at Charmo University, He drew the attention of both (Mr.Marian Mc Carthy, Mr.Carlos Machado) and they stated that Charmo University will be able to be a pioneer for other universities which is one of the most important accomplishments for Charmo University. 

3- We were also asked by Mr Jacob Hedderich to prepare a detailed report about the difference between the Bologna process and the Classic system at Charmo University so that he will discuss it with the European Union and notify us on the result. Therefore we kindly ask you all to participate in preparing the report.