Norwegian – Ukrainian cooperation on research based education in innovative sustainable and energy efficient systems

The project «Norwegian – Ukrainian cooperation on research based education in innovative sustainable and energy efficient systems: CPEA-LT-2016/10044» is carrying out by the University College of Southeast Norway in cooperation with Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and with financial support from the Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU - Eurasia Programme).

PROJECT INFORMATION
 
Project title: Norwegian – Ukrainian cooperation on research based education in innovative sustainable and energy efficient systems
Project number: CPEA-LT-2016/10044
Project duration: 2017-2019
Donor: Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education (SIU)
Cooperation area: Renewal and internationalization of higher education in the cooperating countries under the Eurasia Programme

Partner institution in Norway:
Organization: University College of Southeast Norway
Responsible persons:
Svein Thore Hagen
Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering, Information and Cybernetics
E-mail: svein.t.hagen@usn.no

Carlos Pfeiffer
Project coordinator
E-mail: carlos.pfeiffer@usn.no

Partner institution in Ukraine:
Organization: National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”
Responsible persons:
Sergii Denysiuk 
Director of the Institute of Energy Saving and Energy Management
E-mail: spdens@ukr.net

Galyna Strelkova
Project coordinator
E-mail: galaz@i.ua

The project «Norwegian – Ukrainian cooperation on research based education in innovative sustainable and energy efficient systems: CPEA-LT-2016/10044» aims to achieve the following three specific goals:

1) To facilitate knowledge transfer between the faculty of both institutions for the development of the new PhD program in Energy Management Systems and Smart Grids, to be offered by the Institute of Energy Saving and Energy Management, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute, and according with the Bologna process guidelines.

2) To develop joint courses (taught in English) to enhance the master and PhD programs at the Institute of Energy Saving and Energy Management, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute and at the Department of Electrical Engineering, Information and Cybernetics, University College of Southeast Norway, and make the developed learning materials available for e-learning.

3) To facilitate the exchange of students and faculty between both institutions, the co-supervision of projects and thesis, and the joint publication of research results in innovative sustainable and energy efficient systems

Agreement on partnership in education and research between University College of Southeast Norway and Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute was signed
     Adviser of Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in Education has visited Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute 
    Project meeting of representatives of Institute of Energy Saving and Energy Management Igor Sikorsky Kiev Polytechnic Institute and University College of Southeast Norway (Kingdom of Norway)
    Representatives of Institute of Energy Saving and Energy Management Igor Sikorsky Kiev Polytechnic Institute has visited University of Southeast Norway (Kingdom of Norway)
   Professor Roshan Sharma from University of Southeast Norway (Kingdom of Norway) has visited Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute 
     Professor Berntas Lee from University of Southeast Norway (Kingdom of Norway) has visited Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute
   Students of Institute of Energy and Energy Managment Igor Sikorsky Kiev Polytechnic Institute studied at University of Southeast Norway in the 2017-2018 academic year