Preparing Future Teachers in the Western Balkans

Preparing Future Teachers in the Western Balkans aims to develop and integrate new teacher education modules with a focus on practice-oriented teaching promoting citizenship, democracy and human rights.


Teaching modules under development


Different subjects and study areas covered at BA and MA level

This 3-year regional project provides support for higher education institutions and universities in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia, that are interested in modernizing their teacher education modules, with an aim to improve the quality of teacher education for future teachers in the region.

Our partners

The six key project partners compose a Steering Group ensuring the project is in line with education policies and needs in the region, providing advice on the program concept, supporting in the recruitment of universities and participating staff, as well as monitoring progress.

Funded by

  • Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

*All reference to Kosovo, whether to the territory, institutions or population, in this text shall be understood in full compliance with United Nations Security Council Resolution 1244 and without prejudice to the status of Kosovo.

Project team

Caroline Gebara

Head of Section for Teacher Education and Civil Society

Other projects