Acquisition of professional and entrepreneurial skills through education and consultation

Project acronym: BUSEEG-RU-UA

Project web-site: http://fm.kneu.edu.ua/ua/depts3/k_upravlinnja_personalom/tempus/tempus100314/

Project duration: 1 December 2013 – 1 December 2016

Grant holder: Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria

Project goals: Development and implementation of the concept of lifelong learning in Russia and Ukraine in order to develop students’ professional and entrepreneurial skills; nurture the entrepreneurial spirit; consultations of start-ups based on university and colleges with the support of In-service training Centers for lecturers; regional Chambers of Commerce and Ministries of Education.

Expected results:

  1. Curriculum and materials to educate entrepreneurial spirit and start training at least 275 students in 8 universities in Russia and Ukraine.
  2. Educational programs and materials for vocational schools and conduct classes for at least 400 students in Russia and Ukraine.
  3. Individual advice to start-ups at 8 universities in Russia and Ukraine
  4. Individual advice to start-ups in 10 vocational schools in Russia and Ukraine.
  5. Applications for postgraduate courses in the amount of 500 hours of training and at least 60 teachers of vocational schools in Russia and Ukraine.
  6. Education at least 90 university teachers.


  • Vienna University of Economics and Business (Austria);
  • University of Konstanz (Germany);
  • University of Gyor (Hungary);
  • Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod (Russia);
  • Nizhny Novgorod Institute of the Education development (Russia);
  • Ministry of Education of the Nizhny Novgorod (Russia);
  • Chamber of Commerce of Nizhny Novgorod (Russia);
  • I.I. Polzunov Altai State Technical University (Russia);
  • Altai Regional In-Service Training Institute for lecturers (Russia);
  • Department of Education and Youth of Altai (Russia);
  • Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University (Ukraine);
  • Chernihiv State Institute of Economics and Management (Ukraine);
  • National Technical University “Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute” (Ukraine);
  • Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry;
  • Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

Contact person and project managerin Vasyl Stefanyk Precarpathian National University: Mr. Oleg Tkach, Head of the Chair of Management and Marketing,
e-mail: mmacola@rambler.ru