Higher Education & Research

• The Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation through ERANET Joint Activities and Beyond (ERANETMED) initiative launches its first transnational call for research project proposals with the following themes: Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency, Water Resources Management and the Energy-Water Nexus. • The proposal submission deadline is 31 January 2015. The total budget allocated for project funding under the ERANETMED initiative is €13,720, 000.

Barcelona, 6 November 2014. Higher education and research institutions, companies and other legal entities such as NGOs from Algeria, Cypru...

The Euro-Mediterranean University of Fes is seeking to recruit executives and specialist professors as part of its permanent staff.

The Euro-Mediterranean University of Fes (UEMF) encourages the application of Professors specialised in Environmental Engineering and Renewable Energy (Wind, Solar Photovoltaic, Solar Thermodynamic and Biomass).

The UEMF also seeks to recruit a Director of Human Resources and a Director for its Office of Technology Transfer and Career Development.

Some additional 15 vacancies related to the university’s Euro-Mediterranean Institute of Technology (INSA Eu...

• The Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM), Fathallah Sijilmassi, and the Secretary General of the International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM), Cosimo Lacirignola, signed a cooperation agreement to undertake joint initiatives benefitting higher education and food security in the Euro-Mediterranean region. • The UfM-CIHEAM project “Higher Education on Food Security & Rural Development” was officially launched. • Within the frame of this project, 20 scholarships have been allocated to Southern Mediterranean female students in the four...
The INSA Euro-Méditerranée officially came into being on Monday 22 September as part of the Euro-Mediterranean University of Fez (UEMF). This project created the first Euro-Mediterranean establishment for engineer training.

Barcelone, 30 September 2014. The Euro-Mediterranean University of Fez (UEMF), a flagship project to strengthen cooperation in the Euro-Mediterranean region, was accredited with the UfM label in June 2012 and since 22 September has been home to the first Euro-Mediterranean establishment for engineer training. The diplomas awarded to these engineers will be recognised b...

On 22 September, the Euro-Mediterranean University of Fes will launch the first two Master Programmes on Renewable Energies and Environmental Engineering accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education of Morocco.

The University will also launch the “INSA-Euro-Méditerranée’’ Engineering School, co-developed in partnership with INSA Group -France and a consortium of Universities from Morocco, Spain, Italy and Portugal.

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Euro-Mediterranean University of Fes

Route de Sidi Hrazzem
Fès Shore, 30 070
Fes – Morocco
Tél. : +212 5-38-90-31-31; +212-614 36 35 10

• The UfM Secretariat presented its cooperation projects in higher education and research and invited universities from Barcelona to actively participate in UfM initiatives in the Euro-Med region. • An official welcome address was given by the Honorable Conseller of Economy and Knowledge of the Government of Generalitat de Catalunya, Andreu Mas-Colell, and the Secretary General of the Union for the Mediterranean, Fathallah Sijilmassi.

Barcelona, 3 September 2014. The Secretariat of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) hosted a meeting today gathering the Rectors and Vice Rectors f...