The representatives of the interuniversity training groups no.3 and no.4 received the certificates of completion of the continuous training programme “Leadership and Management”, carried out in the framework of the Erasmus+ Programme “Leadership and Management in Higher Education in Moldova” (Moldova Higher Education Leadership and Management – MHELM), no. ref. 609656-EPP-1-2019-1-MD-EPPKA2-CBHE-SP.
The certificate award ceremony took place on October 11, current, being a moment of joy and recognition for the participants who have successfully completed this intensive training experience in Leadership and Management. The event took place in a setting full of emotion and importance, marking the completion of a significant stage in the professional development of the trainees.
The ceremony started with an opening speech by the project coordinator Larisa BUGAIAN, who underlined the importance of leadership and management skills in the current professional context. She talked about the challenges and opportunities the participants encountered and how they overcame their barriers by collaborating and learning from each other.
The trainers, present at the event, highlighted the notable achievements of groups 3 and 4 and highlighted the visible progress in the participants’ leadership and management skills.
They came with a message of congratulations for their successful completion of the Leadership and Management programme, for acquiring the professional skills necessary for effective management in the higher education system and for their courage in demonstrating attitudinal and factual openness to change and innovation in the context of the new university paradigm.
The third group of trainees consisted of 57 people, including both existing university managers, academic and non-academic staff, representatives of partner universities and those associated with the project. Cohort 3 developed 15 innovation projects covering a wide range of fields.
Cohort 4 gathered an impressive number, 84 individuals expressed their desire to become certified managers in Leadership and Management,. The fourth trained group had an output of 24 interesting projects, 7 of which were developed by the universities associated to the programme.
Pleased with the final outcome, the programme graduates expressed their gratitude both to external partners for the opportunity offered and to the teachers who shared their unique knowledge and experiences.
Some impressions of the programme from the trainees of cohort 3 and 4:
Lilia GRICOROI, Dean of the Faculty of Accounting, ASEM.
“The course was interesting and captivating and was highlighted by the organizational rigor, the clarity of the message, the wealth of information acquired, the teamwork, the possibility to use one’s own experience”
TUM : CIORBA Dumitru, Dean FCIM
“One of the things I appreciated most about this course was the practical advice and strategies that I was able to implement directly. I noticed a significant improvement in my own time management and communication skills, which are essential in my roles as dean and professor. “
TUM team: MUNTEANU Silvia, MAFTEI Vitalie, CĂRBUNE Viorel
“We had the opportunity to interact with professors, rectors, deans and managers from different higher education institutions in Moldova. The exchange of ideas and experiences between us was extremely valuable, as we were able to learn not only from the trainers, but also from our colleagues in the field.”
TUM team: Svetlana ALBU, PhD, Prof., Ion Albu, PhD, Prof., Angela MUNTEANU, PhD, Prof., Eugen BRAGUȚA.
“Involvement in the training courses, developed within the project “Leadership and management in higher education in the Republic of Moldova, allowed us to accumulate new knowledge, experiences and practices, which we will apply in our positions.”
PETCU Valeriana, Head of Quality Section, USC.
“Thanks to the MHELM project we have discovered new ways of connecting and approaching professionally. During the mentioned period, a plurality of teaching experiences focused on the training of skills absolutely necessary for teachers at the present stage.”
SUM team: Georgeta STEPANOV, Violeta MHELM COTILEVICI, Oxana PALADI, Adelina REVENCO, Daniela ELENCIUC
“The Management and Leadership training program is interesting and useful, as it offers equal opportunities to all academics and opens new horizons for the continuous development of managers in the local academic environment.”
SUM Team: Maria COJOCARU, Liliana DMITROGLO
“We consider this training program for managers in the academic environment a necessity, as it addresses the most relevant topics, selected with professionalism and taught with dedication.”
USMF Team: CASIAN Dumitru, RAEVSCHI Elena, COREȚCHI Ianoș, IURCO Olga, BABUCI Angela
“The multi-perspective approach of the MHELM Project and the structuring of the material taught by the project experts was one of the strengths, which added value to the competences and skills acquired during the training.”
USCh Team: POPOVICI Ilona, BUNEA Marina
“All modules were spent in a very pleasant atmosphere, with high quality information and engaging and interesting interactive activities. The trainers showed deep knowledge, experience and professionalism. “
ASEM team: Irina CĂLUGĂREANU, Lilia COVAȘ, Natalia ȚÎMBALIUC
“The courses offered within the MHELM project were a real “instruction manual” for a current or future manager in higher education institutions.”
This graduation ceremony of the Leadership and Management Programme was not only a mark of individual, but also collective achievements. Each certificate handed out was not only a document, but also a testament to the commitment, perseverance and hard work put in throughout the program. It was a moment to celebrate the connections made and the personal and professional transformations achieved by the participants during this exceptional training programme.
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL L&M TRAINEES ON THIS REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT!!!