European Commission issues call for joint European degree label

As part of an Erasmus+ initiative to promote transnational partnerships between higher education institutions in Europe, the European Commission is preparing to develop a pilot program for a joint European degree label. In the Erasmus+ press release, the

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FNBE and CIMO merge to form Finnish National Agency for Education

At the beginning of 2017, the Finnish National Board of Education (FNBE) and the Centre for International Mobility (CIMO) merged to form the Finnish National Agency for Education. The new organization will continue to provide the same services as its pre

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Digital Technology to Improve Student Identification for Online Exams

The European Association for Quality Assurance in Higher Education (ENQA), in cooperation with several institutions worldwide, has embarked on a project aimed at developing technology that will facilitate student authentication for online exam systems. T

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Aalto University (Finland) Established

Aalto Yliopisto (Aalto University) was established in 2010 by a merger of Teknillinen korkeakoulu (Helsinki University of Technolgy), Helsingin kauppakorkeakoulu (Helsinki School of Economics), and Taideteollinen korkeakoulu (University of Art and Design

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Resource: The Organization of the Academic Year in Europe 2012/13

Resource: The Organization of the Academic Year in Europe 2012/13 : this country-by-country overview, prepared by the European Commission, provides details on the academic year structures in higher education of several European countries, including begin

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