Projects with Norwegian Universities

Project title: " Intercultural encounters in academia and work places in South Caucasus and Norway"
Project number:  CPEA-LT-2017/10016
Main partners:  
Duration: 2018-2021
Main partner institution in Norway (IiN):1. OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University (NO-OsloMet)
    2. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU)
Network partners: 
1. Yerevan State University in Armenia (YSU) 
2.  Khazar University in Azerbaijan

Funding provided by:  The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education

Project aim and outcomes: 
The overall objective of the project is to develop strong and lasting institutional partnerships among four partner institutions in South Caucasus and Norway through academic collaboration. More precisely, to achieve better understanding of the ways to deal with linguistic and cultural diversity in academic and work settings 
The outcomes of the project include: enhanced competence in intercultural communication for the academic and administrative staff at all institutions, better quality of educational programmes, establishing research collaboration and contribution to internationalization of higher education in the four cooperating countries.


Project title: Intercultural communication in academic settings in South Caucasus Countries and Norway
Project number: CPEA-ST/10083
Duration of the project: 2017-2019

Main partner institution in Norway (IiN): 1. OsloMet – Oslo Metropolitan University (NO-OsloMet) 
Main partner institution outside Norway (IoN): 2. Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University 
Network partners: 
1. Yerevan State University in Armenia (YSU) 
2.  Khazar University in Azerbaijan (AZ)
3. NO-Human Rights Academy (NO) 

Funding provided by:  The Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education
 

Project aim and outcomes: 
The aim of the project is to enhance intercultural competence and academic cooperation in the South Caucasus Countries, as well as enhancing the understanding of these subject matters, and of the South Caucasus Countries, in Norway.

Department of Foreign Relations is the institutional coordinator of the projects at TSU.
For more information, please contact project staff: 
Tea Gergedava: tea.gergedava@tsu.ge
Ekaterine Basilaia: ekaterine.basilaia@tsu.ge