Funded by Eramus+ Programme

This is the Capacity Building Higher Education project of the Erasmus+ Programme funded by the European Union. The project was awarded a total grant of 876,206 Euro (Eight hundred seventy six thousand two hundreds and six only) through the open competitive application call under the Erasmus+ Key Action 2 and has a duration of 3 years from 14th January 2021 to 14th January 2024. The aims of the project to create learning and practising opportunities for partner country HEIs staff including administrative staff, faculty, students and researchers. The training is focused on learning from EU partners and developing procedures to modernize the education system. This project will contribute effectively to creating reforms in the overall higher education system of the partner HEIs.

This project is implemented by the consortium of 11 partner academic institutions that includes two from European countries and the rest from Asian countries. The following are members of the consortium.

Partner # Partner Institution Name Country
P1 Capital University of Science and Technology Pakistan
P2 University of Evora Portugal
P3 University of Bremen Germany
P4 National University of COmputer and Emerging Science Pakistan
P5 Riphah International University Pakistan
P6 Sri Lanka Technological Campus Sri Lanka
P7 University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka
P8 Royal University of Bhutan Bhutan
P9 Khesar Gyalpo University of Medical Sciences of Bhutan Bhutan
P10 Villa College Maldives
P11 Maldives National University Maldives

Among the partner universities, the Capital University of Science & Technology, Pakistan will act the role of the Project Coordnator.
The Royal University of Bhutan has joined the consortium for buiding its capacity on Academic Programme Accreditation System and Internationalization. As enshinred in the vision and the strategic plan, the RUB inspires to have its programmes internationally recognized. The two engineering programms namely Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology of its College of Science & Technology has been identified for developing the accreditation documents through support of the SSAPI project.

Project Members

The following are staff from College of Science & Technology, Royal University of Bhutan involved as a core team members of the project for successful management and implementation of the project activities.

Dr. Cheki Dorji
Project Manager

Mr. Namgay Tenzin
Electrical Engineering Department
Center Head for Renewable and
Sustainable Energy Development
Project Member

Mr. Tsheten Dorji
Information Technology Department
Project Member