Role of Universities in the Regional Development/ RURD


The project aims to make Georgian regional HEIs more relevant to the communities and regions


they are located. It will be reached through:


  • Developing mission, vision and strategic development plans for regional universities based on SWOT analysis and local needs in cooperation with local authorities and social partners;
  • Increased cooperation between Universities and Local Government Authorities to increase their capacity and enhance specification of each region;
  • Improvement and modernization the management structures in universities of Georgia and making their administrative structures compatible with those of the European universities by gathering and sharing best practices from EU Partners.

Project duration: 24 months