On 01 October 2020, ‘HERAS Plus’ project team had a constructive introductory meeting with the representatives of the University “Kadri Zeka” in Gjilan (UKZ).
‘HERAS Plus’ Team Leader, Mr. Aqim Emurli, gave a presentation on the project objectives, expected results and project activities. Moreover, he introduced the project team and presented the project focus areas. Mr. Emurli noted that the project aims at supporting the development of UKZ in Gjilan by working on building capacities of the University to strategically plan and implement activities, organize, manage and conduct quality assurance, engage in research projects and other related topics.
The Rector Bajram Kosumi, and the Vice-Rector Dukagjin Leka, welcomed the project team and expressed readiness to cooperate in the course of project implementation. Mr. Kosumi, noted that UKZ Gjilan leadership is committed and ambitious to improve, both the strategic planning and institutional operational processes with the aim of advancing the quality of service and aligning with the best practices and institutions in the EHEA. In this regard, UKZ Gjilan would be happy to utilize the ‘HERAS Plus’ expertise and support.