Lifelong Learning Centre of the University of Kragujevac was established on 17th June 2010 within the Tempus project "Development of Lifelong Learning Framework in Serbia", coordinated by the University of Kragujevac. Lifelong Learning Centre is involved in forming of organizational and institutional conditions for inclusion of the University of Kragujevac in the area of lifelong learning, as well as on the networking of the Centre with other universitie's centres of the same kind in Serbia.
Since the lifelong learning represents one of the priorities in knowledge-based society and economy, it is necessary to open the education toward the broader population in order to answer successfully to challenges brought by the process of globalization. Among others, the Centre also has the aim to establish partnership among all relevant stakeholders: the state and its bodies, enterprises, local communities and educational institutions.
By organizing the round tables, conferences and similar events, the Lifelong Learning Centre at the University of Kragujevac initiates the social dialogue, and by analysing the employers’ needs for new knowledge and skills at the labour market and by organizing the courses, workshops and trainings, it directly motivates the individuals to constantly improve at professional level and gain new applicable knowledge.
Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Verica Babic
Address: Faculty of Economics, Kragujevac, Serbia