Overall goal

Aligned with the Erasmus + Capacity Building programme purposes of Modernisation of governance, management and functioning of HEIs and the improvement of the quality of higher education and enhancement of its relevance for the labour market and society, The CITYLAB project pursues three main aims and several objectives:


  1. To stimulate innovation in Teaching and Learning at Latin-American Higher Education Institutions through interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary problem based learning methods, enhancing their quality.
  2. To develop key interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary competences and skills among Latin-American students
  3. To create a more structured linkages between universities and external societal actors, such as cities and local governments, in order to increase the societal relevance of HEI’s.