The International Office of COMSATS University Islamabad organized series of information seminars across different campuses of CUI. The seminars were conducted by Mr. Ali Tawab Baloch, Senior Manager, International Office and Mr. Arif Awan, Senior Program Officer, International Office. The first seminar was organized in Islamabad campus on Dec. 11, 2018, second in Abbottabad campus on December 13, 2018, third in Lahore campus on December 19, 2018, forth in Sahiwal campus on December 20, 2018 and fifth in Vehari campus on December 21, 2018. The International Office plans to organize similar information seminars on Erasmus + in CUI campuses in Wah campus and Attock campus shortly.
Two separate seminars were held in each campus, one for faculty & staff and one for the students of final year undergraduate programs. The participants of the seminar were informed about different opportunities and funding available under 16.5 Billion Euro Erasmus+ Program funded by the European Union. The presenter explained opportunities available under each window/ key action and how they can be availed by the faculty, staff and students of CUI.
The interest shown by the audience in all campuses was very encouraging and was followed by lengthy question answer sessions. The encouraging response of the audience is good sign that faculty, staff and students are interested in exploring opportunities and taking maximum benefit from Erasmus+.
To know more about Erasmus+ and its opportunities click: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/erasmus-plus/index_en.htm