UNESCO Chair in Quality Management of Higher Education and Lifelong Learning

(927), established in 2011 at Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu (Romania)


Quality management of higher education and lifelong learning.


The specific objectives of this Chair are to:

  • develop research on the degree of graduate employability in Romania;
  • provide skills for lifelong learning and professional development through the provision of re-skilling modules, courses and programmes for university graduates;
  • create a dynamic, ongoing researchers forum where innovative policies and best practices will be presented and discussed; and,
  • produce a practical tool kit for other institutions, to be used in setting-up their own graduate-tracking system.

Host Institution

Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu (Romania)  

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Education, CEPES

Contacts: Professor Constantin Oprean, UNESCO Chairholder,


Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu

Str. Florilor, nr.16, cod 550097 Sibiu


Phone: +40 269 23 94 94

E-mail: catunesco(at)

Dr Sivia Florea, Co-Chairholder

Associate Professor

Faculty of Letters and Arts

Lucian Blaga University

E-mail: silvia.florea(at)