During this study trip the presentations and discussions focused on the definition and description of part-time degrees as well as the topic of the transition from college to universityParticipants were able to study concrete examples of part-time and blended degrees.

The meeting was aimed at providing basic information on PT&SCHE project (“Introduction of part-time and short cycle studies in Serbia”) to project partners representing the non-educational sector. The meeting defined the  importance of labour market information for the implementation of the project and identified the tasks of the Belgrade Chamber of Commerce within the project.

During the study trip the Serbian participants discussed the issue of PT and SC studies in Slovenia. They visited and received an in-depth view of the activities carried out at the Academia, College of SC and PT Education. They also visited the Slovenian Quality Assurance Agency and the Bled College of Short Cycle Education.

The online meeting shared information in relation to the delayed start of the project. It identified locaal project teams and mapped the participants’ previous experience in the areas of PT and SC studies. Further, it specified forthcoming tasks and events.