The Continuing Education and Professional Development Institute is a part of the system of continuing education at the University, which largely contributes to formation of professional community of Mogilev region and regional system of training and educational services.
The Institute was founded in 1990 and operates on a self-financing basis. Education in the Continuing Education and Professional Development Institute allows students to get professional training or to improve their skills and find their place in life. A qualitatively different training and new knowledge of professionals are crucial to the formation of enterprises and organizations in Belarus in modern conditions.
The Continuing Education and Professional Development Institute offers the following majors (with assignment of second higher education qualification):
The Institute also offers the professional development courses, namely:
The Institute is a co-organizer of regular international scientific workshops "Continuing Education System in the European context: prospects, development, professionalism", where participants share their experiences with colleagues from other countries and establish direct contacts with foreign educational institutions to expand mutually beneficial cooperation.
The workshop programs envisage discussion of the most urgent problems of the higher, specialized secondary, vocational and further education, which contributes to the promotion of education and professionalism priority, creation of awareness of the diversity of directions and forms of training in the country and abroad as part of continuing education, as well as creation of a common European educational space on the basis of the Bologna process and acquisition of additional knowledge to improve the quality of training.
The Continuing Education and Professional Development Institute offers thematic workshops with educational programs for students, faculty and academic staff of Mogilev interested in experience of leading foreign universities, scientific institutions, industrial enterprises with innovative approaches to professional training, and programs providing information about the education opportunities of the country.
According to the results of the meetings, agreements on international cooperation of partners are made.