European integration and international cooperation unit

General information, structure and activities

The European Integration and International Cooperation  is an independent structural unit at Medical university - Pleven.

The main objective of the unit  is to organize European and international projects and programs in the areas of science, education, cultural exchange, social development and collaboration. The Unit aims to:

Promote European Union initiatives targeted at equal opportunity European citizenship by fostering partnerships between MU-Pleven and foreign and local educational and cultural institutions, NGOs, public and private organizations;

Organizes and administers student, staff and administrative mobility under the Erasmus + program;

Explore the potential for and facilitate the execution of bilateral and multilateral agreements for international academic, scientific and cultural exchange.

 

Sector of European integration and academic exchange

The sector surveys, prepares and coordinates the implementation of projects in the education sector of the EU Program "Lifelong Learning" and other international educational programs.

It also, facilitates the exchange of information about education systems of the contracting parties of the EU.

In addition, it organizes the exchange of students, PhD students and postgraduates, academic and administrative staff within the framework of the Erasmus Program and bilateral agreements for academic cooperation.

It assists the university ECTS-coordinator in the implementation of a system for the transfer and accrual of educational credits.

SECTOR OF EUROPEAN INTEGRATION AND ACADEMIC MOBILITY

Main functions of the Sector are:

  • Еxploring,expanding and cultivating the relations and the possibilities for academic cooperation with foreign educational, scientific and cultural institutions;

  • Preparing and signing bilateral and multilateral agreements for international cooperation and partnerships;

  • Preparing, coordinating and implementing programs for social and cultural adaptation of foreign students and academic/non-academic staff during their stay at MU-Pleven.                                                            

Diana Pendicheva, MD

Expert

Tel.:+359 64 884 292

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Assoc. Prof. Stefan Trifonov, MD

Head of Sector

phone: +359 64 884 236

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Consultative Council

The consultative council is collective body of leadership of all the activities related to European integration and international cooperation.

Faculty committees

Activities related to European integration and international cooperation in the main structural units of the University are conducted and coordinated by faculty committees and departmental coordinators.