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Regional railway transport research and training centre foundation

Objective

The aim of the project is to found an international research and training centre in the field of railway transport, which will integrate the efforts for developing modern, competitive, safe and comfortable railways on the Balkans. The Center will be based at the Todor Kableshkov University of Transport in Sofia. The participants in the project will elaborate its statute, structure, organization and strategy oriented to enlarge the scope, of integrated research and training activities in the field of surfa ce transport. The Center will be open for membership to all research and educational institutions in the region. The RRCT will provide the necessary human and information resources; will organize conferences and seminars on topical issues connected with the Trans-European transport corridors passing through the region; will enable the exchange of scientific information and staff; will develop new university courses in compliance with the requirements of ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) and cours es for long life training; will create working and expert groups and coordinate the research and technical activities for achieving sustainable railway transport on the Balkans.

Field of science

  • /social sciences/social and economic geography/transport
  • /social sciences/educational sciences/pedagogy/teaching
  • /engineering and technology/mechanical engineering
  • /engineering and technology/civil engineering/transportation engineering

Call for proposal

FP6-2002-TRANSPORT-2
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Funding Scheme

SSA - Specific Support Action

Coordinator

HIGHER SCHOOL OF TRANSPORT - TODOR KABLESHKOV
Address
158 Geo Milev Street
Sofia
Bulgaria

Participants (1)

MASINSKI FAKULTET KRALJEVO - UNIVERZITET U KRAGUJEVCU
Address
Dositejeva 19
Kraljevo