III UMH International Staff Week

3rd International Erasmus+ Staff Training Week at the Miguel Hernández University of Elche

May 21-25, 2018

After the successful Erasmus+ Staff Training Week in November 2016, the Service of International Relations at the Miguel Hernández University of Elche would like to invite you to participate in its third edition, which will take place May 21-25, 2018. During this event, we would like to offer you the opportunity to gain an inside perspective of our university and a chance to enhance the quality of our international exchange programs.

 During this edition, we would like to present our special project, “Healthy University,” with the main objective of sharing and exchanging information about healthy living. Among other things, we would like you to see UMH services firsthand and participate in interesting activities such as The Art of Cooking Spanish Tapas Welcome Dinner and a visit to the picturesque coastal town of Altea.

 We are looking forward to welcoming you and offering you the chance to experience life at our university as well as in Elche and its surrounding area. We hope to spend an interesting week with all our partners and have the chance to get to know one another in a relaxed setting.

 Please look at our programfill out the application form, and return it to us no later than March 1. Places are limited, and selected participants will be notified of their acceptance personally by March 8.

 For further information or any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at the following email: staffweek@umh.es.

Explore the program

 

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The Miguel Hernández University has four campuses: Elche, Sant Joan d’Alacant, Altea, and Orihuela.

Faculties and Schools are located as follows:

Elche Campus

Sant Joan d’Alacant Campus

Altea Campus

Orihuela Desamparados Campus

Orihuela Salesas Campus

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Elche is in a truly privileged location 20 km from Alicante. It is in a strategic position, forming, together with other nearby towns, the southern axis of the Mediterranean Arc, a district that boasts great dynamism in both demographic and economic terms.

Elche is in an area with good land, sea, and air connections. The Alicante-Elche Airport (ALC)  is located within its boundaries and it is also close to the provincial capital’s sea portRoad connections are also good, linking it to Mediterranean tollways and the freeway to Madrid, while its rail links include a station for Spain’s AVE bullet train.

6327764062_76dc8bb753_bElche:

The UMH main campus is located in the city of Elche. Elche is the Valencian Community’s third largest, and it possesses two UNESCO World Heritage sites: the Palmeral of Elche and the Mystery Play of Elche. Incoming students highlight its significant cultural and leisure options: Elche boasts several museums, a college town atmosphere in its city center, and peace and quiet in the Altabix neighborhood (the UMH campus is located there). Elche is in a truly privileged location 20 km from Alicante. It is in a strategic position, forming, together with other nearby towns, the southern axis of the Mediterranean Arc, a district that boasts great dynamism in both demographic and economic terms. The road network connecting Elche to the provinces of Alicante and Murcia is in good condition, and a functional transportation system exists via air, rail, and bus.

 

Altea:

Altea is the UMH’s most artistic campus, located in the privileged Mediterranean environment of the Marina Baixa. One unique feature of this campus is that it is exclusive to the university’s Faculty of Fine Arts. This campus has been designed to respond to two realities: the integration of students and instructors into the inspiring landscape wherein it is found, and the will to meet the specific requirements of a fine arts education. Among other installations, the Altea campus has a forging workshop, spaces dedicated to new media, an experimentation laboratory, artistic foundry, and an image and sound studio.

 

 

Iza Swiecicka – Miguel Hernandez University of Elche

Avenida de la Universidad s/n, 03202 Elche (Spain)

Phone: +34 96 665 8710

e-mail: staffweek@umh.es


Looking back at the II UMH International Staff Week…

 

  • UMH TV News about the UMH International Staff Week
  • The International Staff Week in Global UMH Magazine:

 

  • UMH Radio Podcast

Interviews with participants

 

What did the participants think of the UMH International Staff Week?

Presentation of the UMH: Interesting. Great to learn about the university. 

Radio experience: Lots of fun! It was a very creative idea, thank you for this special experience!

Talk about the integration of disabled students: Brilliant. Informative. Great to meet and learn about the different campuses.

11 diciembre 2017