News archive - [Event Announcement] International Conference on Higher Education: Towards Joint Regional Roadmap in Higher Education Structural Reforms, Petrovac, Montenegro

The aim of the event is to support higher education structural reform in the Western Balkans, by sharing experiences and exploring possibilities of acceleration of the region's convergence towards European Higher Education Area and EU policy in this field.  It will gather a range of constituencies from the western Balkans and EU, along with international organisations involved in the creation of European Union policy in higher education.

The conference is being organised by the Ministry of Education and Sport of Montenegro, in cooperation with the University of Montenegro and the University of Novi Sad, and under the auspices of the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) Secretariat, the University of Sarajevo, and the University of Zagreb.

Conference will gather participants representing a variety of institutions, experiences and responsibilities including representatives of international organizations, higher education authorities, universities and NGO’s.

Petrovac Conference will have three collocated events, related to the STREW project, which will take place on May 25th, 2012:

  • Meeting of Strategic Working Group, (morning)
  • Meeting of Rectors Working Group, (morning) 
  • Steering Committee Meeting, (afternoon)

Please find attached the conference programme. Further information is available at the conference website:

Geographical focus
  • Western Balkans
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
  • General

Entry created by Ines Marinkovic on May 10, 2012
Modified on May 10, 2012