The National Workshop “JOINT / DOUBLE DEGREES PROGRAMMES DEVELOPMENT & BEST PRACTICES OF ORGANIZATION OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS OFFICES” took place at TEKWILL, Technical University of Moldova (TUM), on 27 April 2018, the responsible partner of organization of the event being itself the Technical University of Moldova.

The organized workshop focused further on two key topics which required special attention: means of academic and administrative support for international students and scholars and steps to be taken in the organization of joint and double degrees with foreign partners. The workshop provided expertise of academics and associates from EU partner organizations as well as good examples from Moldovan universities in the form of case studies.

In the frame of the workshop, it has been approached such topics as the following ones: “Higher Education System in R. Moldova”, “new initiatives: Double diploma at TUM”, also it has been discusses several themes concerning Best practices Joint & Double diploma at the Maastricht Graduate School of Governance(MGSOG), the Mykolas Romeris University (MRU), at the N. Testimiteanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Moldova, at the Buckinghamshire New University (BUCKS), also at the University of Maribor (UM) and at last regarding the Best practices Joint & Double and IRO development at ULIM.

National Workshop “Elevating the Internationalization of Higher Education at System Level” has been attended by total of 47 people, namely representatives of Higher Education Institutions of Moldova, the Council of Rectors, Ministry of Education, public agencies etc.

Working Languages of National Workshop were English and Romanian.