In the period 16-22 July, 2017, the 2nd Consortium Meeting of the Project “Elevating the Internationalization of Higher Education in Moldova-ELEVATE” (573921-EPP-1-2016-1-MD-EPPKA2-CBHE-SP) was held in the Buckinghamshire New University (BUCKS), Great Britain. The Governance of the Buckinghamshire New University made useful presentations on the specifics of university management in the field of internationalization of higher education for the Representatives of the Ministry of Education and 6 higher education institutions of Moldova. Within the framework of the working visit, the participants of the meeting participated in seminars on writing projects and discussed the possibility of creating specialized centers designed to enhance the scientific and innovative activities within universities. A visit to Oxford University gave new incentives to finding solutions to the problem of the internationalization of higher education.
During the meeting with the Vice-Rector for scientific activity of BUCKS, Professor Florin Iorash, the representatives of SAUM - the Vice Rector for International Relations Cristina Cosciug and the Vice Rector for part-time study and financial activity Veronica Prisacaru, concluded preliminary agreements on signing an inter-institutional agreement on the organization of academic mobility for students and academic stuff of the partner universities.