12/01/2013 to 11/30/2016

The TEJ project is aimed to contribute to stimulate the economic growth in Jordan by building strong and sustainable partnerships between Universities and Business, promoting good practice for implementing university entreprises link offices in 9 Jordanian Universities and enhancing human skills .
More espcifiaclly, the Tej project will lead to :
-The cration Jordanian University-Enterprise Network as functional resource and networking platform fostering the exchange of knowledge information and opportunities between universities and enterprises in Jordan.
- The establishment of institutional structures in form of an interface , which is in charge of establishing and managing university-entrperises linkages and building lasting relationships with the business world;
-Development of skills, capacities and attitudes of Jordanian universities staff towards higher employability of Jordanian Graduates and Increased innovation and technology transfer;
-Reform and modernisation of the institutional strategies, managerial and organizational capacities of 9 Jordanian Universities, thus enhancing the competitiveness; financial autonomy and sustainability of universities.

Topics:
University-Industry Cooperation
Coordinator:
Princess Sumaya University for Technology
Partners:
  1. Princess Sumaya University for Technology
  2. Mutah University
  3. UNIVERSIDAD DE ALICANTE
  4. Universite de Joseph Fourrier Grenoble
  5. Tafila Technical University
  6. The Hashemite University
  7. Irbid National University
  8. Al Zaytoonah University
  9. University of Petra
  10. American University of Madaba
  11. Al-Isra University
  12. Jordan Chamber of Commerce
  13. Business Park for Project Development
  14. The Ministry of Industry and Trade
  15. Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
  16. Alma Mater Studorium - Universita di Bologna
  17. University of Porto
Geographical Area:
North Africa
Programme:
TEMPUS