ERIC Number: ED349904
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
TEMPUS: Trans-European Mobility Scheme for University Studies. Annual Report 7 May 1990/31 July 1991.
Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium).
This document describes and reports on a program of the European Community designed to assist higher education in the Eastern and Central European states called the Trans-European Mobility Scheme for University Studies (TEMPUS). Section I describes the context and origins of the program, which was designed originally in response to the training needs of Hungary and Poland and later extended to Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria, Yugoslavia, and the German Democratic Republic. The program's objectives are listed including facilitation of coordination of provisions of assistance, contributions to the improvement of training, increases in opportunities for teaching and learning in the eligible countries, student placements in universities or industry, student foreign study, and increased staff mobility and exchange. Section II describes the program in detail including structures and budget. Section III details management procedures covering offices, evaluation and monitoring, and coordination with other programs. Section IV treats selection procedures. Section V reports on progress thus far, noting projects awarded support, participation, budget status, distribution of support, member coverage, subject area coverage, student and staff mobility, youth exchange, and contracts. A final section offers future perspectives. Appendixes contain statistical tables and a list of TEMPUS publications. (JB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium).
Identifiers: Europe; Europe (Central); Europe (East); European Community; TEMPUS