• Crisis and Risks Engineering for Transport Services 598218-EPP-1-2018-1-PL-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP
  • Project acronym: CRENG
  • Cross Regional Multi-Country Joint Project
  • Priority – Transport Services
  • Project duration: 15 October 2018 – 14 October 2021
  • EU funding instrument: European Neighbourhood Instrument (Erasmus+: КА2 CBHE)
  • Erasmus+ (CBHE) grant amount: 999949,00€
  • Target groups: university students, employers
  • Grant holder: Warsaw University of Technology Poland
  • Coordinator and General Manager: Prof. Marianna Jacyna


  • Berlin Technical University, Germany
  • University of Valenciennes, France
  • ECM Space technologies GmbH, Germany
  • Pryazovskyi State Technical University, Ukraine
  • Dnipropetrovsk National University of Railway Transport named after Academician V.  Lazaryan, Ukraine
  • State University of Infrastructure and Technologies, Ukraine
  • The Ukrainian Railway (Ukrzaliznytsia), Ukraine
  • Baku Engineering University, Azerbaijan
  • Azerbaijan Technical University, Azerbaijan
  • Azerbaijan Technological University, Azerbaijan
  • Baku Transport Agency, Azerbaigan
  • The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan
  • Turkmen State Institute of Transport and Communications, Turkmenistan
  • International University for the Humanities and Development, Turkmenistan
  • Turkmen State Architecture and Construction University, Turkmenistan
  • Ministry of Education of Turkmenistan, Turkmenistan

Project goals and objectives

To support of development of Crisis and Risks Engineering for transport services (CRENG) to ensure sustainability of Ukraine (UA), Azerbaijan (AZ) and Turkmenistan (TM) transport systems for their integration into Global transportation network. To contribute CRENG development in PCs the environment for education of high skilled specialists in line with labor market, EU best practices and Bologna process will be created.

Specific project objectives are

  • to develop, implement and accredit new practice oriented, student-focused MA program “CRENG” including innovative teaching and learning approaches and ECTS in UA, AZ and TM;
  • to bring the Higher education institutions (HEIs) in UA, AZ and TM closer to labor market in CRENG area;
  • to increase collaboration between EU and UA, AZ and TM HEIs in CRENG area.


  • Development of new, updateing of current curricul of new MA program “CRENG”;
  • Retraining of academic teachers from PCs universities in EU on new curricula methodology of MA program “CRENG”;
  • Creation in PCs unversities of teaching and learning envinronment incl. learning and teaching materials, e-learning courses on MOODLE platform, CRENG laboratories and virtual class-rooms;
  • Implementation and accreditation of new MA program “CRENG” in 9 PCs universities;
  • Implementation of “Skills Wallet”: development of guidelines and holding on-line master classes for academic teachers on “Skills Wallet” implementation;
  • Implementation of International Projects Based Learning: development of guidelines and holding retraining courses for academic teachers from PCs universities in EU;
  • Pilot teaching of students from PCs univesities on new MA programm “CRENG”;
  • Dissemination & Sustainability Strategy development and implementation incl. creation of CRENG service offices network and web-based platform;
  • Quality Plan development and internal & external project evaluation;
  • Financial & operational project management.

Expected results

  1. 16 curricula of new MA program “CRENG” are developed or updated;
  2. New teaching/ learning materials, e-learning courses on MOODLE platform for all new curricula are developed;
  3. Learning laboratories, virtual class-rooms at each PCs university are created;
  4. Teachers are retrained on new teaching methodology of MA program “CRENG”;
  5. New MA programs “CRENG” are created, implemented and accredit at each PCs university;
  6. Pilot teaching of students is conducted at each PCs university;
  7. CRENG service offices network and web-based platform are created;
  8. Quality plan developed, internal and external project evaluation performed;
  9. Dissemination & Sustainability Strategy developed and implemented;
  10. Project coordination, financial and operational management performed.

Project coordinator in Ukraine

State University of Infrastructure and Technologies

Responsible person: Prof. Viktor Myronenko

Contact person: Dr. Julia Bulgakova

Partners from Ukraine

Pryazovskyi State Technical University

Responsible person: Dr. Ihor Pyrch

Contact person: Mrs. Kateryna Polupanova

Dnipropetrovsk National University of Railway Transport named after Academician V.  Lazaryan

Responsible person: Prof. Oleksandr Phinko, Rector of the University

Contact person: Dr. Nataliia Chernova

Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine

  • www.mon.gov.ua
  • tel.: +380444813221; tel.: +380444813280; fax: +380444814796

Responsible person: Mrs. Lyubov SHCHITKA