Kauno Technologijos Universitetas
(Kaunas / Lithuania)

Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) is a leading Lithuanian university providing a wide range of studies and closely cooperating with business. Dating back to 1922, KTU has developed a great potential for studies and research and stays a leader in innovations and technologies in the Baltic States region. The University provides studies of engineering, technologies, physical and social sciences, humanities and arts.

Contact person:
Rita Butkienė
Rita Butkienė rita.butkiene@ktu.lt

Universitatea Politehnica Timisoara
(Timisoara / Romania)

Established in November 1920, Politehnica University of Timisoara has been an outstanding and modern university with a well-deserved reputation for excellence. The excellence is based on the academic programmes, the research and the support given to the students. Our research is interdisciplinary - it promotes dialogue and interaction within the region, Europe and the wider global community by addressing technological, social and economic issues.

Contact person:
Diana Andone
Diana Andone diana.andone@upt.ro
Vlad Mihaescu
Vlad Mihaescu vlad.mihaescu@upt.ro

Anadolu Üniversitesi
(Eskisehir / Turkey)

Anadolu University is a dual-mode, state university, providing both conventional face-to-face and distance education services with the motto of lifelong learning. The total number of students enrolled at the 3 distance education faculties (in Turkey, European countries, Azerbaijan, Middle East and the US) is over 2 million. The Open Education System since 1982 provides equal opportunity in higher education for all individuals that do not have access to campus-based higher education.

Contact person:
Cengiz Hakan Aydin
Cengiz Hakan Aydin chaydin@anadolu.edu.tr
Evrim Genc-Kumtepe
Evrim Genc-Kumtepe egkumtepe@anadolu.edu.tr

Instituto Politecnico do Porto
(Porto / Portugal)

With about 20.000 students in its eight schools, the Porto Polytechnic (P.Porto) is a space of ideas and results in higher education. P.Porto is a dynamo of cultural change, in the city, region and in the country. P.Porto ranks fourth among Portuguese higher education institutions and is the fifth in number of students.

Contact person:
Carlos Vaz de Carvalho
Carlos Vaz de Carvalho cmc@isep.ipp.pt

Fachhochschule des Mittelstands
(Bielefeld / Germany)

The University of Applied Sciences (FHM) was founded in 2000 for and by small and medium-sized enterprises. Nowadays, the FHM is one of the most successful private universities in Germany with a strong focus on the needs of German SMEs. Student-centered educational services and flexible learning pathways are considered key success factors for educating SME’s managers of the 21st century. This strategy is implemented by FHM’ Online university team.

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