On October 16-17, 2018 at the M. Narikbayev KAZGUU University in the framework of the “Promoting the internationalization of research through the creation of a quality assurance system at level 3 in accordance with the European integration agenda” (C3QA) project the International Conference was organized. The Conference was co-financed by the Erasmus + program.
The purpose of the Conference was to discuss issues and share experiences in the field of improving PhD programs quality in Kazakhstan, Armenia, Ukraine and Mongolia – countries participating in the project, by building internal and external quality systems in accordance with the European integration agenda.
During the Conference, project participants presented developed approaches, tools and indicators for the quality assurance of the PhD programs, while European experts from France, Spain and Poland have assessed presented results.
Professor Laureano Gonzalez-Vega made a presentation on Trends in the PhD programs development in international context and reported on Global Development and Quality Assurance of Cycle 3 (Doctoral) Programs.
The conference was also attended by representatives of Kazakhstani universities, such as Shakarim State University, Eurasian National University named after L.N.Gumilyov, Kazakh University of Economics, Finance and International Trade, Narxoz University, Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages named after Abylay Khan.
Additional information about the Conference is available on the official project website.