First report on Estonia is published
The first report on regional engagement of Universities of Applied Sciences has been published.
This report presents one of the key outputs from the ERASMUS+ project Mapping Regional Engagement Activities of European Universities of Applied Sciences (UASiMAP) and it presents the situation of Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) and their regional engagement in Estonia.
The purpose of this report is to present important analytical data and explain the present situation, evolution, and trends of development of the Professional Higher Education sector with a focus on the UAS. It provides a qualitative overview of the variety of UAS regional engagement in the country and also presents several examples of good practice in this important area of activity at a local level.
The document also presents the perspectives of internal and external stakeholders’ groups regarding the different activities and forms of regional engagement; institutions’ contribution to society and the regional community and explores currently underutilised capacities and possible further development of regional engagement.