A European standard on support measures in the EHEA for international students with disabilities (Mobiability)
- Project Identification
- Project Period
- 9/2016 - 8/2019
- Investor / Pogramme / Project type
- European Union
- MU Faculty or unit
- Support Centre for Students with Special Needs
- Cooperating Organization
Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi
University of Murcia
Committee of Representatives of Persons with Disabilities and their Families of the Region of Murcia
Lublin University of Technology
This project has as its main objective the development of a transnational standard measures and reasonable accommodation in academia for students with disabilities international mobility as well as a European, multilingual online platform that hosts a catalog of institutions that meet this standard as well as the common exchange and adjustment of curricular adaptations study centers should be made for students in mobility programs.
There is no common standard on the measures and reasonable arrangements to be made for students with disabilities. This uncertainty is an essential element to understand the low rates of mobility. According to the students themselves, there is no guarantee that the curriculum and accessibility adaptations that will be received at the host university are comparable to those received in origin, restrains them when internationalizing their studies.