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02 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 22223)  

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Title Review of existing Higher Education legislation in Serbia 
Description Experts will be appointed to review current Higher Education legislation in Serbia. 
Status Completed 
Date 17/12/2007 - 19/12/2007 
Location Belgrade, Serbia
Countries CoE Members: Serbia
  Joint Programme Activity - Serbia-Educ
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Serbia-Educ - Strengthening Higher Education Reforms in Serbia    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 1 - 2007/DG4/JP/1741   Serbia-Edu - Strengthening Higher Education reforms in Serbia
Expected Result 1.4 - Review of legislation • A comprehensive review of the existing higher education legislation undertaken. • Proposed amendments and/or new legislation explained and discussed with the authorities and stakeholders. • Finalized expert opinion prepared
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Culture and intercultural dialogue
Line of Action ⇒ V.1 – Education: promoting democratic culture in Europe
Programme ☆ V.1.2  Towards a European Higher Education area
Project 1994/DG4/104 European Higher Education Area - Recognition of qualifications and academic mobility
Expected Result 2 Higher education stakeholders in countries that recently joined the Bologna process benefit from expert advice and targeted assistance

Working Method

Study / Report 
Directorate (Service) Education, Culture and Heritage, Youth and Sport (Directorate of Education - Higher Education and Research Division)
CoE Contact GANTZER, Stéphanie   email
Last Modified 03/12/2008 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 22223) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) CoE has reserved two experts (Mr Farrington and Mr Soares) to conduct review of the existing Law on HE in Serbia, as well as some by-laws closely related to the Law. 
Output/Results Mr Dennis Farrington prepared a brief, few page, review of the legislation. Detailed analysis should be prepared in the coming months. 
Conclusions/Follow Up In order to respond to the needs of beneficiaries their input is expected but, at this point, without possibility to specify exact date. 
Consultants/Experts Mr Dennis Farrington
Mr Virgilio Soares 
CoE Secretariat  
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