Tempus - Reformation of the Curricula on Built Environment in the Eastern Neighbouring Area – CEN EAST

To upgrade curricula of BSc/specialists, MSc and PhD programmes with new modules on energetically and ecologically sustainable, affordable and healthy built environment in universities of Belarus, Russia and Ukraine in order to enhance the quality and relevance of education in PC universities to labour market needs.


  • To transfer the Bologna practices in education (curriculum development, ECTS, innovative learning, etc.) from EU universities to PC universities.
  • To develop a virtual interuniversity networked educational system (intelligent library, intelligent tutoring system, intelligent knowledge assessment system, access to the e-sources of the research and educational information) in order to ensure cooperation among the EU and PC universities in education and research.
  • To assist the competence development of staff within the PC universities.
  • To train at least 240 students during the pilot project..


Coordinator: University of Bologna Department of Management (prof. Massimo Bianchi)


  • Vilnius Gediminas Technical University (Estonia)
  • SVIMAP (Italy),
  • University of Salford (Great Britain),
  • Belarusian State Technological University (Belarus),
  • Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno (Belarus),
  • Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (Russia),
  • Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnical University Kaliningrad State Technical University (Russia), Moscow State Industrial University (Russia),
  • National Technical University of Ukraine (Ukraine),
  • National Technical University "Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute (Ukraine),
  • Association "INFOBALT" (Lituania)

Participants from the Department of Management: Massimo Bianchi, Laura Tampieri, Luca Mazzara, Rebecca Levy Orelli

Duration:  3 years – from 15/10/2012 to 14/10/2015