Innovative Multidisciplinary Curriculum in Artificial Implants for Bio-Engineering BSc/MSc Degrees


Project acronym: BIOART

Multi Regional Joint Project

Priority: Bologna process type reforms

Project duration: October 15, 2017 – October 14, 2020

EU funding instrument: European Neighbourhood Instrument (Erasmus+: КА2 CBHE)

Erasmus+ (CBHE) grant amount: 999 949€

Grant holder: Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Avda. Ramiro de Maeztu, 7, 28040 Madrid (Spain) Website: www.upm.es)

Coordinator and General Manager: Prof. David Luengo (Contacts: tel: +34913365217 / +34686194877, e-mail: david.luengo@upm.es)

Partnership:

  • Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Spain)
  • Sami Shamoon College of Engineering (Israel)
  • Zaporizhzhia National Technical University (Ukraine)
  • Cracow University of Technology (Poland)
  • University for Continuing Education – Danube University Krems (Austria)
  • Thomas More Mechelen – Antwerpen vzw (Belgium)
  • Bar Ilan University (Israel)
  • Holon Institute of Technology (Israel)
  • Inter-University Computation Center (Israel)
  • Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology of National Ukrainian (Ukraine) Academy of Medical Sciences (Ukraine)
  • Donbas State Engineering Academy (Ukraine)
  • Vinnytsia National Technical University (Ukraine)
  • State Higher Education Institution «Pryazovskyi State Technical University» (Ukraine)

Project goals and objectives:

  • To prepare highly skilled graduates in Smart Artificial Implants
  • To increase internationalization and cross-regional level cooperation
  • To develop knowledge triangle innovation in Artificial Implants design, manufacturing and maintenance

Specific project objectives are:

  • To Develop a BSc/MSc curriculum in Artificial Implants for Bio-Engineering
  • To establish Networking and Joint Cooperation in Artificial Implants Bio-Engineering at cross-regional level
  • To form the competences and skills necessary for the Labor Market in Artificial Implants Bio-Engineering

Activities:

  • Comparative analysis, evaluation, and development of strategic plan
  • Curriculum development. Core of BSc /MSc degree in Artificial Implants for Bio-Engineering
  • Quality Management and Quality Assurance
  • Establishment of University-Enterprise Collaboration
  • Project management

Expected results:

  • Novel curriculum in artificial implants for Bio-Engineers
  • New competences in Artificial Implants for Bio-Engineering
  • Upgraded and novel BIONIC laboratories
  • Training courses for academic and non-academic staff
  • Students contest
  • Networking and Joint Cooperation

Project coordinator in Ukraine

Zaporizhzhia National Technical University, (Zhukovskogo, 64, Zaporizhzhia, 69063, Ukraine; zntu.edu.ua; tel.: +380617642506 ; fax.: +380617642141; Responsible person: Prof. Galyna Tabunshchyk, Contacts: tel.: +380973798276; +380617698267; e-mail: galina.tabunshchik@gmail.com)

Partners from Ukraine:

Donbas State Engineering Academy (Akademichna str., 72, Kramatorsk, Donetsk region, 84313, Ukraine; http://www.dgma.donetsk.ua, tel. +380626-41-69-42, Fax: +380626-41-63-15; Responsible person: Prof. Oleksandr Tarasov Contacts: tel.:+380504726616,  e-mail: alexandrtar50@gmail.com)

State Higher Education Institution «Pryazovskyi State Technical University» (st. Universytetska, 7, Mariupol, 87555 Ukraine; http://pstu.edu +380629333416, Responsible person: Oleksandr Azarkhov azarhov55@mail.ru +38095 206 50 28)

Vinnytsia National Technical University (Khmelnytske shose, 95, Vinnytsia, Ukraine, 21021; http://vntu.edu.ua E-mail: vntu@vntu.edu.ua Telephone: (+380432) 560848, Fax: (+380432) 465772; Responsible person: Oleksandr Hrushko; +38-097-484-15-33, grushko1alex@gmail.com)
Sytenko Institute of Spine and Joint Pathology of National Ukrainian (Pushkinska str.80, Kharkiv, 61024, Ukraine; E-mail: ipps-nauka@ukr.net, Tel: +380577001127; Responsible person: Name: Inga Fedotova; +380506517179, ibolokadze@ukr.net)