EURASIA Dissemination Conference July 2-4, 2021

The team of O. P. Jindal Global University, India, partner in the EURASIA project, in close cooperation with the coordinator, are organising a virtual dissemination conference under the title of “Future of European Studies in Asia” from July 2nd to July 4th, 2021. This innovative-format event is expected to bring together distinguished academics working in the field […]

EURASIA Dialogues

An international Think Tank Forum under the theme Fostering Closer People-to-people Exchanges for Mutual Understanding; Building Mutual Trust and Tolerance for Common Development, was held on 12th December 2020, supported by the Central Government and the People’s Government of Guangdong Province with the participation of more than 300 participants. 

EURASIA Distinguished Speaker Programme

On the initiative of Symbiosis International University - Symbiosis Law School in Pune, India, the  Seminar Series EURASIA DIALOGUES continues with the EURASIA Distinguished Speaker Programme. Over November and December 2020 lecturers from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski", University of Catania, Italy, the Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Poland, and the Languages Company in London, UK, […]

EURASIA Project on the Interlace Podcast

The EURASIA project is presented as an achievement in internationalisation and transnational cooperation in the field of higher education on the Interlace podcast which aims to give a voice to a broad range of individuals in order to provide a comprehensive overview on all the aspects of internationalization in education and culture. The coordinator Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva answered questions about the project scope and...

EURASIA Webinar to celebrate Erasmus Days 2020 – October 15 and October 16, 2020

Online learning and teaching about the European Union The authors of the EURASIA online courses and all partners of ERASMUS+ Project European Studies Revitalised across Asian Universities (EURASIA) are pleased to invite you to a webinar devoted to Online learning and teaching about the European Union. The webinar is free and can be attended on […]

India-Bulgaria Webinar on Governance Reforms: Post COVID-19, Friday, 24 July 2020

The Embassy of India in association with Sofia University held an India-Bulgaria Webinar on the topic of “Governance Reforms: Post COVID-19” on Friday, 24 July 2020 at 2:30 p.m. The lead speaker from the Indian side were Mr. V. Srinivas, Additional Secretary to the Government of India at the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and […]

EURASIA Online Dissemination Conference Follow-up Seminar Transferring European Concepts into Asian Languages June 18th, 2020

The EURASIA project team organised an online follow-up seminar to expand on Panel Four of the EURASIA Online Dissemination Conference – EU Language Policy. The seminar seeked to explore further the concepts of multilingualism and plurilingualism as well as pluriculturalism and interculturalism, and translanguaging (widely used in EU and Council of Europe policy documents) and […]

EURASIA Online Dissemination Conference May 28th – 29th 2020

The Erasmus+ EURASIA: European Studies Revitalised across Asian Universities (Project ID: 585968-EPP-1-2017-1-BG-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP) project online dissemination conference is scheduled to take place on May 28th and 29th 2020. Issues related to the internationalisation of higher education, new perspectives of teaching EU law at Asian universities, the challenges of teaching and learning in a post-pandemic world and […]

EURASIA Online Learning Environment

A substantial part of the EURASIA project activities is related to the creation of an online training environment populated with EU Studies courses. These courses have been developed by the partnering EU universities in consultation with the partner universities in China and India.  After the mini-pilots in November-December 2019 whose aim was to test the system functionalities and deal with any […]

Open event “The Search for European Identity and the Future of EU Integration”

The Eurasia team from O. P. Jindal Global University organised a public seminar open to academics, students and other interested participants on November 6th, 2019, at Jindal Global Educational and Professional Academy, NTH Complex in New Delhi.  The event entitled “The Search for European Identity and the Future of EU Integration” was opened by Professor (Dr.) […]

Third EURASIA Project Meeting in New Delhi

O.P. Jindal Global University hosted the third EURASIA project meeting on its premises in Sonipat and New Delhi, India, on November 5-6 2019.The consortium partners gathered together to discuss the outcomes of the training rounds held in Sofia, Catania and Krakow. The courses prepared as a result of these visits as well as their accreditation […]

Brussels Academy for China and European Studies (BACES) conference in Brussels, 3 October 2019

Prof. Maria STOICHEVA, Coordinator of EURASIA Project, participated in the conference on EU-China relations in the light of connectivity, organised by the Brussels Academy for China and European Studies and the Confucius Institute at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, and Egmont Institute, in Brussels on the 3rd October 2019. The Conference discussed the growing importance […]

Symrolic 2019

On September 13th and 14th, 2019, Symbiosis Law School Pune (constituent of the Symbiosis International University in India) hosted its 8th International Annual Research Conference on Rule of Law in Context: Indian and Global Perspectives (SYMROLIC 2019). Dr. Shashikala Gurpur, Fulbright Scholar, Dean of the Faculty of Law at SIU and Director of Symbiosis Law School, Pune, in […]

International Summer School with students from SHANGHAI JIAO TONG UNIVERSITY

Students from SHANGHAI JIAO TONG UNIVERSITY (which joined the EURASIA project consortium as an associate partner last year) took part in an international summer school hosted by the Faculty of Law at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” (from 6th to 12th June 2019). As part of the summer school programme, Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva gave […]

“Europe-Asia” Research Centre established at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”

On March 27th, 2019 the Academic Council of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” adopted a decision to establish a Research Centre “Europe-Asia ” under the framework of the EURASIA project. The aim of the new unit is to disseminate the EURASIA project results among wider audiences, to enhance the collaboration between European and Asian higher […]

Agreement Signing between Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski “, CIDIC and BACES

The Rector of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Prof. Anastas Gerdjikov, signed an agreement on tripartite scientific, cultural and economic cooperation between Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski ", CIDIC (European Centre of Economic Diplomacy) and the Brussels Academy for China & European Studies (BACES), an academic platform based in Brussels, representing Renmin University of China, […]

EURASIA Launch Event in Bulgaria

The launch event of the project EURASIA – Revitalizing European Studies Across Asian Universities – took place in Sofia (Bulgaria) on 21-24 May, 2018. The project coordinator, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, hosted delegations from the eight partner universities: Jagiellonian University (Poland), University of Catania (Italy), O.P. Jindal Global University (India), Symbiosis International University (India), […]

Public Lecture within the Kapuscinski Development Lecture series

On May 21st, 2018, at the House of Europe, the EURASIA project partners attended а Public Lecture within the Kapuscinski Development Lecture series. The event is part of the internationally acclaimed Kapuscinski Development Lectures, named after the prominent Polish journalist and writer Richard Kapuscinski, author of a number of books and reports for developing countries around […]

The President of the Republic of India Ram Nath Kovind delivers a speech at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”

On September 5th 2018, the President of the Republic of India Rah Nath Kovind delivered a lecture at Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski”. The main focus of his lecture was on education as an instrument of change and common prosperity. He discussed the importance of the long-standing relations between India and Bulgaria in the field […]

Visit to Beijing University of Foreign Studies

On October 31st, 2018, a delegation from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, which hosts the Confucius Institute in Sofia, Bulgaria, visited Beijing Foreign Studies University. The delegation was received by the School of European Languages and Cultures (SELC). The scholars and educators from Bulgaria exchanged views on university education, Bulgarian language education and other related […]

Attending the Academic Entrepreneurship Through Efficient Use of EU Funding seminar

Attending the Academic Entrepreneurship Through Efficient Use of EU Funding seminar The participants in the second training event under the EURASIA project were also able to take part in a training seminar organised by the Doctoral Centre at Sofia University – “Academic Entrepreneurship Through Efficient Use of EU Funding – ІI”. Link to the seminar […]

А Visit to the House of Europe

On the morning of December 12th, 2018, the participants in the EURASIA project training in Sofia were invited to visit the Information Centre of the Representation of the European Commission in Sofia at the House of Europe. They were introduced to the structure and institutions of the EU as well as to its internal and […]

DR. SHASHIKALA GURPUR has been conferred the annual Kittur Rani Chennamma Award 2018-19

On March, 8th, 2019, SHASHIKALA GURPUR, Fulbright Scholar, director, Symbiosis Law School, Pune; dean, Faculty of Law, Symbiosis international (Deemed University), has been conferred the annual Kittur Rani Chennamma Award 2018-19 by the government of Karnataka for her achievement in the field of education and contribution to women empowerment. As part of International Women’s Day […]