Rebus project has been featured in the National Newspaper in Albania focusing on the validation process of Albanian students' entrepreneurial skills. The article emphasizes the focus of the project, which is on entrepreneurship, the measurement of entrepreneurial competences, enabling students to obtain a diploma, besides the diploma, to certify their competencies in the venture but also other competencies necessary in a knowledge society and information. In the framework of the Rebus project, the European University of Tirana has started the preparatory phase of the selection of students who will be part of the study visit at the University of Graz, Austria, and will become part of business projects and a competition with two universities other, part of this project. The methodology in which the whole Rebus project is set up has been preliminary part of the subject "Introduction to Business", which is adapting its syllabus based on competence measurement.
Universiteti Europian i Tiranës held the selection procedure amongst students of Faculty of Economy and IT, participants of the "Best Business Idea" annual competition, within the framework of #Rebus Project lead by Univerzitet u Sarajevu. The selected students will have the chance to participate at the study trip in Graz, Austria and get further training on skills and competences. This project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Commission
The working meeting of the representatives of the University with coordinators of the Erasmus + KA2 Capacity Building and Higher Education projects, which are being implemented at the University and organizational units, was held in the Rectors Office of the University of East Sarajevo on 06.02.2018.
The REady for BUSiness Project - Integrating and validating practical entrepreneurial skills in engineering and ICT studies was presented by assistant professor Goran Orasanin, who emphasized the significance of this project for the University and RS. In addition, the coordinators exchanged experiences and presented future project activities.
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of East Sarajevo began a course of Entrepreneurial Engineering. Within this course students will be introduced to the concept of entrepreneurship, all stages in development of the successful business idea with a special focus on creativity and technological innovation. In addition, students will also improve their personal skills and competences: the originality in the development and application of entrepreneurial ideas, the ability to analyze and critically evaluate ideas, the ability to integrate knowledge and complex approach, make decisions based on incomplete data, communication skills, self-learning capacity, capacity to apply knowledge in practice, ability to adapt themselves to the situations and work in a team. The final output from the course is the creation of a business plan.
For the German partners REBUS is a lighthouse project since it offers the opportunity to merge a number of high quality projects e.g. the EntreComp conceptual model, the LEVEL5 system and forerunner projects like EDUCCKATE or PROMOTE to create a substantiated and innovative learning and validation approach.
For the University of Duisburg-Essen also the trainers’ training offered a great opportunity for international networking and the connection to the “Innovation factory” which all European trainers enjoyed a lot.