2021 YERUN Research Mobility Awards Call Now OPEN!
The YERUN Research Mobility Awards (YRMAs) are competitive awards for early career researchers (Ph.D. students and post-docs) equivalent to Euraxess Research Profiles R1 (up to the point of Ph.D.) and R2 (Ph.D. holders, post-doc or equivalent who are not yet fully independent or until 8 years since completion of Ph.D.) from YERUN Universities. This year, the programme will support researchers to establish a new research collaboration in a virtual format. The programme provides a platform to: work with other YERUN academics on a research project, publication, or new collaborative activity;promote multidisciplinary research across the YE…
Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2021-2027
The European Commission awarded the Erasmus Charter for Higher Education 2021-2027 to the University of Rijeka. Pursuant to the Charter, the University of Rijeka will be able to apply for projects and participate in all activities of the new cycle of the Erasmus+ program in the next seven-year period. In accordance with the draft of the new program 2021/2027, the objectives of the new program in the field of higher education include the following:• contribute to the creation of the European Education Area,• strengthen the links between education and research,• strengthen critical thinking among students in all fields,• contribute to employability, social i…
Welcome Day for Incoming Erasmus Students
The International Mobility Office/Erasmus of the University of Rijeka has held an online welcome day on 1 March 2021 for Erasmus students who will be spending their summer semester 2020/2021 at the University of Rijeka. Twelve constituents of the University of Rijeka were to welcome 164 students, but some have canceled their stay due to the COVID-19 situation, with 117 students deciding to spend their summer semester at the University of Rijeka. The Academy of Applied Arts will welcome two students, one from the RISEBA University of Applied Sciences in Latvia and one student from the University of Applied Sciences in Düsseldorf, Germany.