Status : Completed
The IBRASIL consortium which stands for “Inclusive and Innovative Brazil” has emerged from a long and mature collaboration between Brazilian and European universities. It is composed of 11 Brazilian and 9 European Higher Education Institutions from different countries where various languages are spoken: Spanish, Portuguese, French, Romanian, Italian, German, Slovak and Greek. This linguistic diversity exists alongside the geographical one that helped to build up this consortium based on attractive and high quality programmes in Education, Teacher Training, Engineering and Technology.The project is implemented within the framework of the Erasmus Mundus, Action 2 – STRAND 1, Lot 16, Brazil. 177 scholarships are available for student and staff mobilities from Brazil to Europe and vice versa.The main objectives of IBRASIL are :The training of a new generation of highly qualified teachers, engineers and researchers who are open to inclusive values as well as to social and technological innovation;To foster sustainable joint programmes and common research involving Brazilian and European students, teaching staff and researchers;To increase collaboration between European and Brazilian HEIs, as well as the promotion of tools which facilitate international cooperation and the academic recognition of student mobilities.
More info: http://www.ibrasilmundus.eu/