UNIR Research designs, contributes and leads a number of Research projects, at Regional, National and European levels. We are focused on Educational Technology, since our university makes use of the Internet, as communication media amongst students, professors, staff, and general public. In addition, we work on Educational Innovation (e.g. Methodology, Personalised Learning, Open Educational Resources, MOOCs), and in other topics on Education (e.g. Didactics, Assessment), Communication, Entrepreneurship, Game-based Learning, Business, Big Data, and others. Following, we show a selection of news related to these active projects, funded by the European Commission, mainly. You can find the full description in other subsections of this menu.

Project V-Tours

V- Tours project, Erasmus +, KA2 – Cooperation for Innovation and the Exchange of Good Practices Strategic Partnerships for higher Read more

Project uR-Director

Educative and Technological Innovation Project uR-Director will be a brand new service for collectives which are grouped together around an Read more

OpenEdu study

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Study: “Member States case studies: policies for opening up education” The study, which runs in the period October-December 2016, aims Read more

UNIR and Beijing Normal University join forces to work with learning analytics

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Through the project PERFORM, both institutions analyze the learning process and the interaction patterns to develop an automatized recommendation system Read more

Project AppMOOC

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The project AppMOOC (Support for semi-automatic correction of online activities in massive courses (MOOCs)) is designing and implementing a software Read more

Open Educators Factory

UNIR researcher, Fabio Nascimbeni, renewed as a member of EDEN Executive Board
The Open Educators Factory project stems from the assumption that true progress in open education requires changes in practice and Read more

Project Social Seducement

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The Social Seducement project aims to develop the key competences and skills of adults with disadvantages, and in particular those being Read more

Project QAREER: Quality Assurance of Career Services in Higher Education

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UNIR takes part in QAREER: Quality Assurance of Career Services in Higher Education, (Erasmus+ Programme, Grant Agreement: 2015-1-RO01-KA203-014972), a European project that Read more

Espaq: (Enhancing Students Participation in Quality Assurance in Armenia HE)

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The overall objective of ESPAQ project is to strengthen the quality assurance (QA) processes and practices in the Armenian higher Read more

e-Story Media and History

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UNIR participes in E-STORY: From Cinema to the web. Studying, representing and teaching European History in the digital era, (Erasmus+ Programme, Grant Read more

Project: TESLA (Teacher Support Learning Analytics)

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A university degree is composed of a large number of subjects, each one with the participation of a different teacher Read more

Project: JITT (Just In Time Teaching)

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The project is about creating a platform that allows teachers to send different types of notifications / questions to the Read more

Open Med: Opening up education in South-Mediterranean Countries

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Openness in Higher Education seems to be common sense for the equal and democratic access to knowledge. Stimulating supply and Read more

Project iLIME

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The main purpose of the project iLIME is to elaborate and implement an automatized itinerary-recommendation system aiming at helping teachers Read more

Project ISE: Inspiring Science Education

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Inspiring Science Education, Large Scale Experimentation Scenarios to Mainstream eLearning in Science, Mathematics and Technology in Primary and Secondary Schools Read more

Presentation of A4Learning

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  UNIR Research would like to invite you to join the presentation of A4Learning, a learning analytics project being developed Read more

OPEN CALL: Participate in the VM-PASS project!

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The Universidad Internacional de La Rioja is looking for Higher Education Institutions willing to join an exciting new project, focusing Read more

Project eMundus

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eMundus: Fostering international Higher Education collaboration through ICT and open education (Erasmus Mundus – Promotion Projects-EACEA/38/12, Grant Agreement: 2013-2508/001-001) The Read more

Project VM-Pass: Virtual Mobility Passport

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Virtual Mobility Passport – Implementing Recognition of Virtual Mobility and OER Learning through a Learning Passport (Lifelong Learning Programme–Erasmus-EAC/S07/12) The Read more

Project Edumotion

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EDUMOTION: Education on the Move – Mobile Access to educational content (FP7 Programme-SMEs-2012-1, Grant Agreement: 315568) This project researches on Read more