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Arian International and the CEI International Affairs launch a UB specialized course in “European Proposal Writing”

Endorsed by 20 years of experience and more than 250 companies advised, Arian Internacional -a company associated with Barcelona Science Park (PCB) and accredited by ICEX Spain Export and Investment – launch together with CEI International Affairs the European Proposal Writing Course by the University of Barcelona (UB).


The European Proposal Writing Course launched by Arian and CEI International Affairs targets entrepreneurs, and professionals with a scientific and technological background, working in public and private organizations. It will be welcomed also; master students interested in achieving a high level of specialization in European programmes and persuasive proposal writing.

CEI International Affairs is a renowned institution in the field of diplomacy, law, international economy, and multilateral policy. It was founded in December 1987 by the Spanish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, the University of Barcelona and “la Caixa”

Arian International is a consultant company, with a long-standing experience in design and implementation of SME’s and start-up Internationalization Strategies, and European proposal writing. The company has broad experience as expert evaluator and mentor in Horizon 2020 (SME Instrument Ph1 & 2, FTI, and EIC Accelerator), Eurostars-EUREKA, Innowwide, and EIT (European Institute of Innovation and technology) programmes.

The course will be supported by the participation of renowned experts in the area, such as Dr. Jaume Valls Pasola, Professor in the Business Management Department of the UB and former director of the Barcelona Entrepreneurship Institute (BIE), and Irene Sánchez, Business Creation Manager in EIT Health Spain, located in the PCB.

To adapt 100 % to the current situation, the course is offered in an on-line version. An indispensable requirement is to hold a B2 English level, and the final assignment will be to write a real European proposal meeting all the requirements fixed by the European Commission.

The course will start in September 2020 offering an Expert title, issued by the University of Barcelona (UB).

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