The consultation workshop of the TEMPUS project “BUSEEG: Developing Intra- and Entrepreneurial Competences through Entrepreneurship Education and Start-up Consultancy”, involving representatives of universities of Austria, Germany and Hungary, was devoted to the methodic and didactic approaches to the development of learning materials for the formation of an entrepreneurial spirit at NTU “KhPI”, Kharkiv Computer and Technology College and F. Ananchenko Kharkiv Accounting and Economic technical boarding school.
Gerhard Geisler, Charlotte Khan and Michael Luschin, representatives of Vienna University of Economics and Business, acquainted with the infrastructure of partner colleges and university, learned about the history and prospects of further development, discussed the need for further cooperation with the Candidate of Economic Sciences Olga Galkina, director of F. Ananchenko Kharkiv Accounting and Economic technical boarding school, Eduard Rubin, director of Kharkiv Computer and Technology College and prof. Petro Pererva, dean of Faculty of Economics. Especially memorable and remarkable were comprehensive master classes for teachers.
The leading was the meeting with prof. Y.I. Sokol, Rector of NTU “KhPI”, who noted the need and the importance of internationalization at the University for the formation of European standards and development of innovation system of the region.
Vice-rector G.S. Khrypunov considered current outputs of the project, focused on the development of the international activities of the university and plans for further cooperation with Austrian universities. European partners, for their part, emphasized the high professionalism and organization of the meeting.
The department of Business administration and personnel management (Prof. A.D. Matrosov, Acting Head of the Department), “Bureau of Entrepreneurship Development” held a roundtable discussion with teachers who were responsible for the development of learning materials for professional development programmes for teachers.
Of particular note was the workshop presentation of project achievements for teachers, students and postgraduates, which was organized by General Economics Department of International Economic Relations and Travel Business Faculty of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University. It was held by Prof. Gerhard Geisler and Prof.Olga Savchenkoю
“BUSEEG” project has been implemented since the end of 2013 in the framework of TEMPUS program. It aims to develop and implement life-long learning concept (LLL) with the objective of fostering and developing entrepreneurial skills of students.