The list of cooperating research and academic centres includes those of Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Holland, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Russia, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, the UK, Ukraine and the USA.
The University researchers can receive academic degrees in many of those institutions and students have a chance to complete part of their first, second or third cycle programme abroad.
In addition to being engaged in the implementation of bilateral agreements, the University also takes part in international projects and teaching programmes.
- ERASMUS+ mobility programme
Students and Staff of Kielce University of Technology can benefit from exchange programmes, among them Erasmus+.
Erasmus+ is the EU’s programme to support education, training, youth and sport in Europe.It has an estimated budget of €26.2 billion. This is nearly double the funding compared to its predecessor programme (2014-2020).
The 2021-2027 programme places a strong focus on social inclusion, the green and digital transitions, and promoting young people’s participation in democratic life.
It supports priorities and activities set out in the European Education Area, Digital Education Action Plan and the European Skills Agenda. The programme also
- supports the European Pillar of Social Rights
- implements the EU Youth Strategy 2019-2027
- develops the European dimension in sport
Higher education students can study or train in a company, and staff can teach or train abroad.
Detailed information and guidance on applications for incoming and outgoing students and staff: http://erasmus.tu.kielce.pl/
The Central European Exchange Programme for University Studies (CEEPUS) supports academic exchange of students and staff and facilitates collaboration of higher education institutions of the participant countries.
CEEPUS helps building university networks to operate joint programmes, it also covers mobility grants for short term stays, study periods, training periods, seminars, language and specialist courses.
Currently, three faculties of the Kielce University of Technology are participants in the CEEPUS programme: the Faculty of Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering (since 1995) – a participant in 3 projects, one of which is co-ordinated by the Faculty, the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatic Control and Computer Science – a participant in one project, and the Faculty of Environmental, Geomatic and Energy Engineering – a participant in one project.
Kielce University of Technology cooperates with many universities and scientific centres in Europe and worldwide in the framework of bilateral agreements. The agreements are related to joint research projects, joint publications of research results, exchange of academic staff and students, including doctoral students, the collaboration for the upgrading of teachers’ qualifications geared towards obtaining scientific degrees, the integration with European science, organization of conferences and symposiums.