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Aligning language, expectations, and learning outcomes between math teachers and engineering teachers”.

NORDTEK Engineering Education Group invite you to an Online Discussion NORDTEK Engineering Education working group of Teaching fundamentals in engineering studies is holding a short online discussion on „Aligning language, expectations, and learning outcomes between math teachers and engineering teachers”. Meeting will consist of a presentation by Dr. Valentina Zaccaria from Mälardalen University (20 min.) and an open… Read More »

Invitation to 2024, An international military technologies conference: „Military Technologies: Challenges for Small States“

An international military technologies conference 2024: „Military Technologies: Challenges for Small States“ will take place at Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech) on January 24-25, 2024.   The conference is organized by TalTech in cooperation with Estonian Ministry of Defence and Estonian Military Academy. We expect over 300 participants from Estonia, the Nordic-Baltic region and elsewhere to take part in… Read More »

Inspiration session with NORDTEK

Are you curious about exchange studies during a semester or as summer course at a Nordic or Baltic university? Maybe you want to do your degree project abroad? During lunch April 13 at 12:15-13:00 there is a possibility to meet with representatives from the different universities at Nordtek to learn more and ask questions. Connect to the session… Read More »

Teacher exchange to Kaunas University of Technology

VISIT to  Kaunas University of Technology  (KTU)  By: Riga Technical university, Senior researcher, Caiko Jelena I used the grant NORDTEK Travel Grants for Training for period for the exchange:  18 days (21.09.2022-08.10.2022). The aim of this training mobility was sharing of expertise and knowledge as well as achievements in the Cybersecurity engineering and Adaptronics programs to improve quality of… Read More »

Association of Nordic Engineers has present a new “Competences for a Sustainable Future”

The report is a unique overview of specific technical and soft skills in demand for STEM professionals in the sectors such as Power-to-X, wind power, batteries, hydrogen, biomass, geothermal energy, and carbon capture storage and utilisation. The report also identifies critical trends for climate technology development, including the electrification of society, systems thinking, data utilisation, soft skills, and attracting young talents… Read More »

Co-operation with the neighbours – teacher exchange in Luleå

Eetu-Pekka Heikkinen  from University of Oulu  spent at semester at Luleå University of Technology (LTU) during Spring 2022. The exchange stay was supported by Nordplus teacher mobility scholarship. At the university, Eetu-Pekka Heikkinen was involved and was teaching the course of Högtemperaturprocesser (High temperature processes) in which he had a chance to meet local students and to visit SSAB… Read More »

Learning and sharing – Delveoping sustainable architecture courses

Exchange of experience in organizing carbon-free architecture workshops Antra Viļuma, researcher and lecturer at Riga Technical University, has completed a teacher exchange visit to the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)  funded by Nordtek. The aim of this mobility was to explore experience and to cooperate in creating study materials for a new study course “Carbon-free architecture”… Read More »

An exchange semester to remember at a NORDTEK university – why not?

© Teemu Leinonen. Exchange semester at a NORDTEK university enhances your capabilities and career outlook within engineering. State-of-the-art research combined with high quality teaching and advanced learning methods strongly support your career ambitions. Check the course offer of the 28 member universities and choose the most optimal one for you. It’s easy to find complementary courses to enhance… Read More »

NORDTEK has signed the Erasmus+ agreement for 2022-2025

All NORDTEK  members have signed a multilateral Erasmus+ agreement for 2022-2025. Erasmus+ is the larges programme for cooperation in the field of Education in Europe. The program is funded by European Union and has its own scholarships programme attached to it. The Erasmus+ agreement makes it possible for students, PhD’s  and staff to study at a NORDTEK university… Read More »