The first two RUN-EU Double Degrees were signed at IPCA

September 14, 2022, was a historic day for RUN-EU, with the signing of the first two Double Degree agreements, in an event at the IPCA Campus.
The first agreement was concluded between the Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave (IPCA) and the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FHV), for the master’s courses of the two institutions in Electronic and Mechatronics Engineering.
The Polytechnic of Leiria also signed an agreement with the University of Győr – Széchenyi István (SZE) for a Double Degree in Tourism.

SAP ‘Game Changing Games’ – 2nd Edition

The complexity of global challenges is constantly rising. Can we change the game with games? Taking this question as a starting point, in this SAP, students will understand how game designers can address these complexities to incite change, fostering the sustainable co-existence of humans and the ecological systems. Creating games that motivate people to engage […]

SAP ‘Drawing and Technology’

In today’s technologically driven society, what role does traditional drawing have in the preservation of our cultural heritage? Discover how these traditional values intersect with contemporary art & design practice and technological sophistication. Exploring the rich culture of the city of Barcelos, students are encouraged to make architectural studies, examine museum artefacts, and create renderings of […]

SAP ‘Who are we? Mapping the identity of the RUN-EU-er’

Europe, as a region, is known for its cultural diversity and pluralism and RUN-EU, as part of that community, reflects this mosaic of cultures and languages. The European Union and RUN-EU aim to foster common understanding, further development and trust among its members, which raises some challenges. This SAP will help prepare RUN-EU students for […]

SAP ‘Design Expedition – Arctic Super Food Challenge’

Design Expedition is a challenge-based learning experience remote and on campus. The Design Expedition Challenge is a multidisciplinary and multinational project in which student teams aim to create solutions to the challenge. The Design Expedition includes lectures, workshops and project work. The Design Expedition project also includes a final pitching event and a reflective session, […]

SAP ‘Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structures’

‘Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structures’ is a RUN-EU Short Advanced Programme (SAP) jointly coordinated by the Polytechnic of Leiria and the Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK). This SAP aims to address the design of cold-formed structures according to the Eurocodes. It focuses on the specific challenges involved, particularly concerning structural principles of stability and […]

First RUN-EU Double Degree Programme agreed for bachelor’s students in International Business

The Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK) and the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FHV) have agreed on creating the first RUN-EU Double Degree Programme for bachelor students in International Business from both institutions.

SAP ‘How to Navigate Through Unfamiliar Contexts’

‘How to Navigate Through Unfamiliar Contexts’ is a RUN-EU Short Advanced Programme (SAP) jointly coordinated by the Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK), the Polytechnic of Leiria (IPL), the NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences (NHL Stenden), the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FHV) and the Technological University of the Shannon (TUS). To face the […]

SAP ‘Challenging Game Development’

‘Challenging Game Development’ is a RUN-EU Short Advanced Programme (SAP) jointly coordinated by the Polytechnic of Cávado and Ave (IPCA) and NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences (NHL Stenden). It is an introductory course in digital game development, covering the whole game development lifecycle, from the ideation to its analysis, creation of a storyboard, preparing […]

SAP ‘Preventing the Social Exclusion of Young People’

‘Preventing the Social Exclusion of Young People’ is a RUN-EU Short Advanced Programme (SAP) jointly coordinated by the Häme University of Applied Sciences (HAMK), the Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences (FHV), and NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences (NHL Stenden). Young people are among the most vulnerable in society. Particularly during a serious economic downturn, 1 out […]