«Enhanced three-level competency-based curricula in Applied Marine Science» (eMaris)

Project duration: 15.10.2011 – 14.10.2014

Grant coordinator: University of Bremen

The overall wider objective is to continue the reform of the system of higher education in the area of Applied Marine Science (AMS) in Russian Federation to comply with Bologna Declaration and according to the demands of Strategic Framework for European Cooperation in Education and Training (ET 2020), aimed at improving the quality and efficiency of educational process.

Specific objectives of the project:

  • To develop internationally recognized competency-based three cycle curricula and  syllabi in Applied Marine Science according to the best Bologna practices
  • To implement the new collaboration platform for learning and academic environment which is to be made use of during the three (Bachelor/Master/Doctor) educational cycles in order to enhance networking among higher education and research institutions across the Partner Countries and EU Member States
  • To enhance the syllabi for Applied Marine Science  with the innovative learning methods (mobile lectures, e- &m-learning  modules)
  • To implement the developed competency-based three cycle curricula in Applied Marine Science at Partner Country universities


Main partners:

Russian State Hydrometeorological University, St. Petersburg State Marine Technical University, P.P. Shirshov Institute of Oceanology, Immanuel Kant State University of Russia, Academic Association of RF Universities in Hydrometeorology, Klaipeda University (Lithuania), University of Cadiz (Spain)