Third EURASIA training in Krakow, January 20th – February 2nd, 2019

The third training session of the EURASIA Project – Revitalizing European Studies Across Asian Universities was organised in Krakow between January 21st and February 2nd, 2019. Twelve teachers representing all 4 partner Institutions in India and China took part in training sessions dedicated to curriculum development for the MA in European Studies, e-learning as a […]

In line with the EURASIA project plan, short training visits to Catania, Sofia and Krakow were organised after the three two-week training sessions and the initial stages of curriculum development in the partner universities in China and India. The main aim of these short training sessions was to focus on individual courses, to provide further support for developing their structure, the pedagogical approaches and assessment techniques. Opportunities for further exchange of ideas and future collaboration were also explored.

EURASIA short training rounds in Catania

10-15 June 2019
Participant
Prof. Ildiko Eva Gelencser, O. P. Jindal Global University – India.
Activities
Meetings on the draft for courses on “Development Policy, Migration and Humanitarian Assistance in the European Union” and “European Identity”.
Instructors
Prof. Francesca Longo and Prof. Daniela Irrera
09-14 June 2019
Participant
Dr. Hanna Olasiuk, O. P. Jindal Global University – India
Activities
Meetings on the draft for a course on “The EU Foreign Trade Policy: Asian Perspective”.
Instructors
Prof. Francesca Longo and Prof. Rosario Faraci
1-5 July 2019
Participant
Prof. Priya Kanungo, O. P. Jindal Global University – India
Activities
Meetings on the draft for course on “What is Europe?”
Instructor
Prof. Francesca Longo
29 October- 2 November 2019 (planned visit)
Participant
Prof. Shashikala Gurpur, Symbiosis Law School, Pune – India
Activities
Meetings on the draft for course on “What is Europe? Family Law in India and EU”.
Instructors
Prof. Francesca Longo, Prof. Sergio Ferlito
Participant
Prof. Raj Varma from Symbiosis Law School, Pune – India
Activities
Meetings on the draft for course on “Legal Methods, Research and Cases (Moot Cases/ Interlinking Common Law”.
Instructors
Prof. Francesca Longo, Prof. Dario Pettinato

EURASIA short training rounds in Sofia

1-5 July 2019
Participant
Chen Hanxi, Professor, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion of the organisation, delivery and accreditation of EU Studies courses.
Instructors
Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Lid King, – TLC, UK Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krassen Stanchev, Mr. Angel Orbetsov, former Ambassador of Bulgaria to China, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nikolina Tsvetkova
Participant
Zheng Laxiang, associate professor, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “EU Market and Investment Environment” and “Politics of European Integration”.
Instructors
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krassen Stanchev, Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Vihar Georgiev
Participant
Yan Shaohua, assistant professor, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the course “Understanding the European Union”.
Instructors
Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Vihar Georgiev, Asst. Prof. Mira Kaneva
Participant
Lai Suetyi, assistant professor, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Essential Reading for European Studies” and “The EU in Food”.
Instructors
Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Vihar Georgiev, Asst. Prof. Mira Kaneva
Participant
Yan Xiaoshan, assistant research fellow, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”
Discussion of the organisation, delivery and accreditation of EU Studies courses
Instructors
Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Lid King – TLC, UK, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krassen Stanchev, Mr. Angel Orbetsov, former Ambassador of Bulgaria to China, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nikolina Tsvetkova
Participant
Dr. Wang Yuchen, Beijing Foreign Studies University – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the course “Denmark and European Integration”.
Instructors
Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Lid King – TLC, UK
Participant
Asst. Prof. Chen Qiao Beijing Foreign Studies University – China
Activities
Attending public lectures organised by the Europe – Asia Research Centre at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “EU and Bulgaria: Social Policy” and “European Union Public Diplomacy”.
Instructors
Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Dr. Lid King – TLC, UK
10-15 July 2019
Participant
Dr. Sudip Patra, O. P. Jindal Global University – India
Activities
Discussion on the content and delivery of the course “Capital Flows across financial markets in EU: before and after crises and BREXIT”.
Instructors
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krassen Stanchev, Mr. Ivan Kutlov – D Bank Managing Board member, Assoc. prof. Dr. Boryana Bogdanova
28 September – 5 October 2019
Participant
Assoc. prof. Dr. Bindu Ronald
Activities
Participation in public events of the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”. Participation in a panel discussion on the EU and India with students and faculty from the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “EU Competition Law”, “Legal Environment of Doing Business in EU” and “Business and Human Rights”.
Instructors
Dr. Vihar Georgiev, Prof. Dr. Yanaki Stoilov, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Teodor Sedlarski, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ivan Stoynev
Participant
Dr Atmaram Shelke
Activities
Participation in public events of the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Participation in a panel discussion on the EU and India with students and faculty from the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Intellectual Property Laws in Europe”, “Legal Methods, Research and Cases”, “E-Justice”
Instructors
Dr. Vihar Georgiev, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vihar Kiskinov, Prof. Dr. Yanaki Stoilov
Participant
Dr. Santosh Aghav
Activities
Participation in public events of the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Participation in a panel discussion on the EU and India with students and faculty from the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Law Relating to Financial Fraud: EU and India” and “Principles & Practice of Fair Trial”.
Instructors
Dr. Vihar Georgiev, Dr. Savina Mihailova, Dr. Iva Pushkarova, Dr. Nikolai Yanev
29 September – 4 October 2019
Participant
Prof. Sujata Arya
Activities
Participation in public events of the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Participation in a panel discussion on the EU and India with students and faculty from the European Studies Department of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Environmental Law: India EU Perspectives”, “Law and Culture”.
Instructors
Dr. Vihar Georgiev, Prof. Dr. Maria Stoicheva, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Stanislav Kostov

EURASIA short training rounds in Krakow

1-5 July 2019
Participant
Prof. Zhang Jiachen – Beijing Foreign Studies University – China
Activities
Discussion on the content and delivery of the course “EU Public diolomacy”.
Instructors
Dr. Grzegorz Pożarlik
Dr. Natasza Styczyńska
16-17 September 2019
Participant
Prof. Dr. Shashikala Gurpur, Symbiosis Law School – Pune, India
Activities
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Law and Diplomacy: India and EU perspectives”, “Principles and Foundations of EU Law”.
General discussion about organising, accreditation and delivery of EU studies curricula.
Instructors
Dr. Grzegorz Pożarlik, Prof. Dr. Zdzislaw Mach, Dr. Agnieszka Sadecka
1-5 October 2019
Participant
Dr. Aparajita Mohanti, Symbiosis Law School – Pune, India
Activities
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Business and Human Rights”, “Healthcare Ethics and Law”, “Migration and EU Legal Studies”, “Law relating to Data Privacy in Europe”, “Intellectual Property Laws in Europe”, “Legal Environment of Doing Business in EU”
Instructors
Dr. Grzegorz Pożarlik, Dr. Agnieszka Sadecka
Participant
Dr. Rupal Raut, Symbiosis Law School – Pune, India
Activities
Discussion on the content and delivery of the courses “Business and Human Rights”, “Healthcare Ethics and Law”, “Migration and EU Legal Studies”, “Law relating to Data Privacy in Europe”, “Intellectual Property Laws in Europe”, “Legal Environment of Doing Business in EU”.
Instructors
Dr. Przemysław Tacik, Dr. Agnieszka Sadecka