(English) Higher engineering training for environmentally sustainable industrial development

The main objective of the project is to improve relevance of higher engineering education in Ukraine towards the challenges of current and future industrial transformation aimed at sustainable development and climate stabilization.

Objectives of the Project:

1. To develop “Environmentally Sustainable Industrial Development” training course for MSc, PhD Programmes and LLL audience covering industrial sectors of Mining, Metallurgy, Energy, Machine-building and Mechatronics.

2. To bring engineering curriculum where interdisciplinary environmental aspects are adequately focused.

3. To create Interfaculty Sustainable Development Centres in 5 Ukrainian universities.

4. To establish a platform for networking between academia, research, industry and authorities towards the needs of sustainable society.

Consortium of the project:

European Union: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium), Buckinghamshire New University (UK), Universidad de Granada (Spain), Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden), Volvo Cars Gent (Belgium).

Ukraine: National Metallurgical Academy of Ukraine, Donetsk National Technical University, Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas, Sevastopol National Technical University, Kryvyi Rih National University, Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. Ukrainian Research & Technology Center of Metallurgy Industry.

Implementation period of the project: 01 December 2013 – 30 November 2016