East European University (EEU) has become a member of the UK Academy of Higher Education – Advance HE. East European University is the first higher education institution in Georgia to join the organization. Advance HE takes care of improving higher education worldwide and provides essential opportunities for universities, its academic staff and students.
The UK Academy of Higher Education – Advance HE is known worldwide as one of the largest and most comprehensive organizations, bringing together up to 400 member organizations, including research centers from the UK and 25 countries around the world.
Advance HE provides excellent opportunities for member universities by providing access to world-leading services. In addition, it facilitates their transformation by sharing best practices; by participating in joint projects, events and other educational activities to become the most competitive in the labor market. It also provides unique opportunities for professional development and recognition of staff (Associate, Senior, Principal, Fellowship of HEA), sustainable development of universities and strategic transformation of the organization, to lead the student-centered teaching-learning process using modern technologies.
This success of East European University is another step towards the international recognition of the country’s education and research, which in turn is an important factor in the integration of the Georgian education system into the European educational space.