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The European Commission contributes to the development and improvement of innovation and entrepreneurship IT-students in Ukraine

The European Commission allocates € 1 million to Ukraine for support at the national level, student IT innovation and entrepreneurship within three years.

This support is provided by the structural measures in the framework of TEMPUS «National Education Framework for Enhancing IT Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship».

The main objectives of this project is to stimulate synergy between educational programs, research projects and business innovation.

From 9 to 12 September will be a meeting at the Kharkov National University of Radio Electronics with project partners from Sweden, England, Portugal, Ireland and Ukraine

In the project will be discussed:

1.Development of the structure (the script) and the organization of student innovation competition, the description of the vision tasks that put the project.

2.Support for network companies innovative initiatives of students, as well as joint ventures with enterprises of Ukraine innovative projects of students.

3.Discussion plan for service support communication and collaboration "Company-University-Student" to create an ecosystem of co-innovation and bringing it universities in Ukraine.

4.The introduction of standards in education with a Master degree in Software Engineering, Software Systems and Radio Engineering disciplines innovation and entrepreneurship (both required courses).

5.Discussion of learning models Ukrainian students in European innovation centers in Tempus partners universities.

Today, the role of Ukrainian universities not only in skills training, but also in the production of innovative ideas and personnel, creating entrepreneurs who are able to implement innovative ideas into production. So the results of this meeting are relevant to universities in Ukraine as a whole.


The general manager of the project: Dr. Arianna Curti, Assistant Professor Linnaeus University, e-mail: arianit.kurti @, telephone +46 (0) 470-70 83 75.

Project Coordinator in Ukraine: Ph.D. Tatiana Shatovska, associate professor of Kharkov National University of Radio Electronics, e-mail:, phone +380577021646


Tempus is a program of the European Union, which supports the modernization of higher education in the partner countries of Eastern Europe, Central Asia, the Western Balkans and the Mediterranean mainly through university cooperation projects.