Establishing greater permeability between vocational and higher education by developing and implementing dual bachelor’s degree programs with integrated continuing vocational education programs

The BA&VET project (Erasmus +) is being carried out under the leadership of the Hanse-Parlament, with four universities and two chambers from Estonia, Finland, Poland and Germany. The projects three main goals are: 

  1. to increase permeability between vocational and higher education
  2. to provide excellently qualified entrepreneurs, managers and skilled workers in order to reduce the shortage of skilled workers
  3. to meet the challenges in climate and environmental protection and to strengthen the productivity of SMEs through innovation support and R&D projects. 

Two dual three-stage bachelor’s degree programs and two further trainings in climate and environmental protection will be developed and implemented. 

  • Business Administration & Sustainable Management of SMEs
  • Management of Renewable Building Energy Technology


Satakunta University of Applied Sciences

Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ECCI)

Gdańsk University of Technology

Tallinn University of Technology (TalTech)

Hanse-Parlament e.V.

Pomorska Izba Rzemieślnicza Małych i Średnich Przedsiębiorstw

Berufliche Hochschule Hamburg