Project title: Digitalization of economic as an element of sustainable development of Ukraine and Tajikistan / DigEco 618270-EPP-1-2020-1-LT-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP

Project acronym: DigEco, Priority: Social and behavioural science (Economics)

Project duration: Nov.15, 2020-Nov.14, 2023

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

Erasmus+ (CBHE) grant amount: 995 404,00 euro

Target groups: students, teachers, people with disabilities, Government

Grant holder: Mykolas Romeris University (Lithuania)

Coordinator and General Manager: Zaneta Simanaviciene Prof., the Head of Business Innovation Laboratory


  • University of Applied Sciences Hamburg (Germany)
  • University of Maribor (Slovenia)
  • State Higher Education Institution Pryazovskyi State Technical University (Ukraine)
  • Admiral Makarov National University оf Shipbuilding (Ukraine)
  • Zhytomir Polytechnic State University (Ukraine)
  • Kamianets-Podіlskyi National Ivan Ohiienko University (Ukraine)
  • Dmytro Motornyi Tavria State Agrotechnological University (Ukraine)
  • Tajik Technical University named after academician M.Osimi (Tajikistan)
  • Tajik State University of Finance and Economics (Tajikistan)
  • Khujand Polytechnic Institute of Tajik Technical University (Tajikistan)
  • NGO “Vinnytsia City Organization” Parostok”
  • LLC “Company M-Master”(Ukraine)
  • Neksigol Navovar (Tajikistan)
  • Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine (Ukraine)

Project goals and objectives

Wider objective: The implementation of digital economics in high education process of UA and TJK, which is based on international practices of education 4.0 for the enforcement of sustainable development of UA and TJK economic.

  1. To modernize current training programs by implementation of multidisciplinary curricular on Digital Economics for MA in UA and TJK by Dec.2023
  2. To create opportunities for inclusive education in DE field
  3. To involve stakeholders in educational process


  • Development of the DigEco Instruction Strategy of New Curriculum Implementation
  • Development of the capacity of Partners Countries HEIs in Digital Economics field
  • Quality Control and Quality Assurance
  • DigEco dissemination, exploitation, sustainability Strategy.
  • Management of the project on different levels

Expected results

  • DigEco curricular developed and implemented in study process of PCs HEIs
  • HR Capacity of Academic staff; benefit to Administrative Staff curriculum diversity
  • Inclusive Education
  • International visibility New tools-Quality Assurance monitoring, International relations
  • Enhanced collaboration; Modernisation of HE;
  • Increased autonomy;
  • Better labour market relations;
  • Digitalisation of Higher Education

Project coordinator in Ukraine

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State Higher Education Institution «Pryazovskyi State Technical University»

Coordinator: Olena Khadzhynova, Prof, DSc. (Economics), the Dean of the Economics Faculty

Partners from Ukraine

Національний університет кораблебудування імені адмірала Макарова

State Higher Education Institution «Admiral Makarov National University of Shipbuilding»

Coordinator Ivata Vyacheslav. Head of Education quality monitoring and methodical support department. PhD of Economical Sciences, Associate professor of the Accounting and Economical Analysis Department

Кам’янець-Подільський національний університет імені Івана Огієнка

Kamianets-Podilskyi Ivan Ohiienko National University

Coordinator Sergiy Kopylov, Prof., DSc(Historical), Rector

Державний університет «Житомирська політехніка»

Zhytomyr Polytechnic State University

Coordinator Yuliya Bogoyavlenska, Assoc. Prof., Dr., Docent of Digital Economics and International Economic Relation Department, the Head of the Center for Career Development.

Таврійський державний агротехнологічний університет імені Дмитра Моторного

Dmytro Motornyi Tavria State Agrotechnological University

Coordinator Darya Legeza, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Head of the Department of Marketing

Company M-Master

Limited Liability Company «Company M-Master»

Coordinator : Yevhen Lashchenko, The Head

Ministry and Committee for Digital Transformation of Ukraine

Valeriia Ionan, Deputy Minister for European Integration