Erasmus + Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education

Programme: Erasmus + Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education

Key action: KA2 – Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices

Project title: Establishment of Centers for Competence and Employability Development

Project acronym: COMPLETE

Length: 15.10.2015-14.10.2018

Project objectives:

Development of an individual competence model and definition of employability in every PC HEI taking into account country specifics (economic, social/cultural and labour market) and institutional peculiarities identified in the analysis

Conceptualization and establishment of Centers for Competence and Employment Development (CCED) at PC HEI with offerings to different internal and external target groups

Provision of tested of trainings, modules, tools and instrument oriented to different target groups

Promotion of the CCED as well as the competence and employability approach inside and outside the universities


This project will help to create and favour the opportunities in RU and KZ HEIs for development and exploitation of an effective employability system, based on best EU practices.

In the first phase the project evaluates the present situation of national labor market, definition of ‘employability’ in each country and basics of Establishment of the Centers for Competence and Employability Development. In the second phase HEIs will develop competence model and concepts individual Centers for Competence and Employability according the profile and the needs of the own university. In the third phase the HEIs will implement and improve activities of the Centers for Competence and Employability Development, cooperating with employers, government and other stakeholders.


 Applicant ( logo, link to the partners web-site)

EU partners

  • Germany: Fachhochschule des Mittelstands (FHM),
  • Germany: Institute for Vocational Training, Labour Market and Social Policy GmbH (INBAS)
  • Slovenia: University of Maribor (UM)
  • Greece: Piraeus University of Applied Sciences (Technological Education Institute of Piraeus) (TEI P)

RU partners

  • Don State Technical University (DSTU)
  • Tyumen State Oil and Gas University (TSOGU)
  • Voronezh State University (VSU)
  • Moscow State University of Geodesy and Cartography (MIIGAiK)
  • Perm State University (PSU)

KZ partners

  • NARXOZ University
  • Karaganda Economic University of Kazpotrebsoyuz (KEUK)
  • Shakarim State University of Semey  (SSUS)

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