What does TEMPUS stand for?
What does TEMPUS mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: TEMPUS.
What does TEMPUS mean?
- The TEMPUS program encourages higher education institutions in the EU Member States and partner countries to engage in structured cooperation through the establishment of "consortia". The "consortia" implement Joint European Projects with a clear set of objectives. Such projects may receive financial aid for two or three years. Tempus also provides Individual Mobility Grants to individuals working in Higher Education sector to help them work on certain specified activities in other countries. Tambov State Technical University's Centre for International Specialist Training runs a specialist training course, "English for Students, Lecturers and Administrators of Technical Universities", developed within the framework of TEMPUS. According to 2013 figures of the Minister of Education between 1993 and 2013 40% of Ukrainian higher education establishments have participated in TEMPUS projects. In 2008, TEMPUS opened offices in both Jerusalem and Ramallah.