Project Background

Advances in technology are opening-up new learning opportunities, having an impact on the conventional concept of teaching and learning. The roles of teachers, students and universities are also being transformed worldwide.

Therefore, it is crucial that teaching methods and learning experiences in higher education are dynamic and continuously incorporate innovative approaches as well as integrate new technologies in order to be prepared for the way the students learn nowadays and for the future demand coming.

InnovaT project was created to enhance innovation in teaching & learning experiences fostering modernization in Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in Chile and Peru, by providing teachers and students with the relevant skills necessary to incorporate new approaches and technologies complying with the quality demanded. 


The consortium is composed of 9 institutions with a recognised experience in the educational field and in innovation of the processes of. Among these, there are 3 European and 6 Latin American HEIs.

The project will be coordinated by the Institute of International Management of the FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences, which has developed various international cooperation projects related to educational innovation. On the other hand, the other European HEIs have extensive and proven track record in carrying out important actions in terms of innovation in the teaching and learning processes.

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