Education, Qualification and Certification of Serbian IT Experts for needs of German and European IT market
Duration: 24 Months
Finished: September 2005
AQUIT was a co-operation project between the Steinbeis Foundation Germany (STW) and the German organization Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH (DEG), member of KfW Banking Group, aimed:
- to offer a new solution to the German IT sector suffering from a strong competition pressure, aiming to minimize the expenses, but without loosing quality standards, and
- to create an education, outsourcing and qualification structure corresponding to the DEG principles and in the scope of the regional development policy in Serbia.
The project has involved of over 1,200 people (as stakeholders, course participants, lecturers…), preparation of 25 AQUIT courses, 53 instances of the of AQUIT courses; 859 attendees of AQUIT courses; successful certification of 152 attendees of AQUIT courses and application of the AQUIT outsourcing concept in 4 pilot projects.