PEDMEDE, Panhellenic Association of Engineers Contractors of Public Works

PEDMEDE, Panhellenic Association of Engineers Contractors of Public Works
PEDMEDE, established in 1935, represents the construction sector in Greece, covering all the range of companies dealing with the construction of public and private works.
PEDMEDE is the sole Greek Construction Association representing the country in a European level. It is a statutory member of FIEC (European Construction Industry Federation) and EIC (European International Contractors), as well as member of EDA (European Demolition Association).

The Association’s premises are located in Athens. In addition, it comprises of 15 regional departments, covering all Greek regions and a separate section of Construction Companies.

In the core of its scope, PEDMEDE aims to ensure and promote its members’ interests and welfare in a national and regional level. In this light, it is in close cooperation with public authorities, government representatives and key stakeholders, representing the construction sector, forming polices and initiatives. Among its key services provided is law consultancy and training along with ensuring active involvement on National and European projects related to its areas of interest.

Address: 23 Asklipiou Str., 10680, Athens Greece
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EKS, European Knowledge Spot is Civil Society organization committed in making information and knowledge accessible to all and creating positive impact on education, social inclusion and environmental protection to build an era of peace and sustainable development.

All activities designed and implemented by the organization are user-centered, having as cornerstone the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations in the sense of building a better world for people and our planet and promoting prosperity while protecting the environment.

Core Activities include:

  • Promoting innovative learning methodologies and creating a knowledge hub in support of the SDGs.
  • Providing high-quality learning solutions to address the capacity development needs of individuals, organizations and institutions with the aim to make the SDG a reality;
  • Promoting strategies that build sustainable economic growth and address a range of social needs including education, health, equality and job opportunities, while tackling climate change
  • Coordinating and drafting EU funded research project proposals and conducting scientific research in legal and social themes.

Address:  Karaiskaki 11 str, 154-51 Athens, Greece
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The Faculty of Law at the University of Girona has more than 30 years of experience in teaching legal and social sciences. Students prepare themselves to become professionals in a global and changing economic, cultural and social context, with skills in analysis, reflection and interaction. The Faculty enjoys great recognition and very good relations with Catalan and foreign companies and institutions. It delivers bachelor’s degrees in Law, Political and Administration Sciences, and Criminology, as well as three Master’s Degrees: in the Lawyering Profession (Abogacía), Tort Law, and Administrative Managing (Gestión administrativa). The Faculty also takes part in the Interuniversity Master in Criminology and the Criminal Justice System.

Address:  Facultat de Dret, C/ de la Universitat de Girona, 12
Campus Montilivi 17003  Girona (Spain)
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Coventry university is a forward-looking, modern university recognised as a provider of high quality education and proven record in applied research. CU is multi awarded university and in the Complete University Guide 2018 holds the title of the Top New University . The University has a reputation for excellent research, business engagement, innovation and entrepreneurship.

Address:  Priory Street, Coventry
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International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) was built around the concept of the “Garden of Knowledge and Virtue” in 1983. It has since become one of the prominent universities, not only in Malaysia, but also internationally. Currently IIUM is hosting students from more than 100 countries and using English as one of its mediums of instruction. IIUM is upholding the SDGs and passionately working towards a sustainable campus based on its strategic Direction which envisions “Humanising Education Through the principles of Maqasid Shariah and Sustainable Development”. IIUM’s uniqueness lies in its philosophy and curricula, which combine rigorous academic programmes with Islamic social and moral values. The University’s modern campus is situated at the east of Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia. The campus offers a complete range of facilities including on-campus housing, a mosque, two state-of-the-art sports complexes with Olympic-size swimming pools, medical clinic, convenience stores, a post office, three commercial banks, and a fully equipped library with more than two million printed and digital materials supported by online databases. One of the oldest faculties at IIUM is the Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws (AIKOL), formed at the inception of the International Islamic University Malaysia in 1983. Among the programmes offered are Bachelor of Laws (LL.B)(Honours), Master of Comparative Laws (MCL), Master in International law (LLM) and Ph.D programmes. In 2000, the Kulliyyah was proclaimed as Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws (AIKOL), in honour of the late Emeritus Professor Tan Sri Ahmad bin Mohamed Ibrahim, the founding father of the faculty. AIKOL is now one of the largest law schools in Malaysia with a unique curriculum, where Islamic Law is taught alongside conventional laws, thereby producing students who are able to read both laws from a comparative perspective.

Address: International Islamic University Malaysia, P.O. Box 10, 50728 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), which was officially established on 16 February 1984, is the sixth Malaysian public university. It is the only university that was set up to specialise solely in management education from the very beginning of its establishment. The Sintok Campus was officially opened on 17 February 2004.
In January 2008, a restructuring of the university academic system was undertaken with the express purpose of preparing a strong structure that would enable the increase in the number of postgraduate students and the hoisting of the UUM flag in the international academic arena In this restructuring exercise, 13 faculties were merged and streamed into 3 main Academic Colleges, namely UUM COB (UUM College of Business), UUM CAS (UUM College of Arts and Sciences), and UUM COLGIS (UUM College of Law, Government and International Studies).

School of Law is one of the schools under the UUM COLGIS. The School of Law offers an undergraduate and post graduate law programme. The main objective of the programmes is to produce professionally well-trained, excellent and competent legal personnel who are committed in the legal profession in line with the national aspiration. Founded on the Eminent Management University’s theme, the programme is structured to include management courses making it special in its own way.

Address: Universiti Utara Malaysia, 06010 Sintok, Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia
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Hanoi Law University (HLU), formerly Hanoi Legal Studies University, was established on 10 November 1979 in accordance with Decision 405/CP of the Council of Ministers, which merged the Faculty of Legal Studies, Hanoi University and the Vietnam Legal Studies College.

HLU continuously endeavours to maintain the reputation of the leading law school in Vietnam. The University is proud of its great achievements contributing to the national development. Over the years, the University has trained many key legal experts working in various sectors, conducted numerous research works shaping the ideas for law and policy development of the country, provided legal consultancy services to assure social justice and actively disseminated the legal knowledge to raise the community’s legal awareness.

In the context of globalisation and international integration, Hanoi Law University has strengthened the cooperation with around 40 law schools in the world, improving its training and research programs in accordance with international standards while realising critical challenges faced by HLU.

Address:  87, Nguyen Chi Thanh, Dong Da, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Hue City was the capital of Vietnam’s last imperial dynasty and has been recognized as a World Heritage Site because of its natural beauty, architecture and history. Since its establishment in 1957, Hue University (HU) has been recognized as a key academic and scientific research hub in central Vietnam and the region. By training competent people and providing qualified human resources to the processes of industrialization and modernization in Vietnam, HU has succeeded in building its position as a prestigious institution in Vietnamese higher education system.

As one out of the three regional universities in the entire country, HU is a public multidisciplinary institution of higher education that bears the mission of performing national strategic tasks and regional development; bringing into the traditions of quintessential, high-quality training combined with multidisciplinary scientific research that creates state-of-the-art, effective products of science and technology. HU is responsible for training students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, conducting research and applying science and technology in a multitude of disciplines to serve the construction and development of the country in general and Central Vietnam and Western Highlands in particular.

Based on the multidisciplinary model, the university’s training programs cover almost all disciplines at undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral levels. HU offers 153 undergraduate programs, 102 Master-degree programs, and 58 Doctoral degree ones, 18 joint training programs which are aimed to achieve the criteria of quality, autonomy, and integration. These training programs are provided by 8 member universities of Hue University (University of: Agriculture and Forestry, Arts, Economics, Education, Foreign Languages, Law, Medicine and Pharmacy, and Sciences), 4 schools (Tourism and Hospitality, Physical Education, International School and School of Engineering and Technology), Branch of Hue University in Quang Tri Province and Institute of Biotechnology.

Address: 03 Le Loi, Hue City, Vietnam
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Symbiosis International (Deemed University) (SIU) is a multidisciplinary university offering its students and faculty a vibrant learning eco-system designed around its multicultural and innovative ethos, established in 1971 by Prof. Dr. S.B. Mujumdar. Based on the principles of Vedic thought of “World as One Family”, the national and global outreach of the University is reflected in its student cohort representing 85 countries. SIU has 37 Constituents, 7 Research Centers, 9 Support Departments and 11 Departments of Skills and Continuing Education across four states and 6 cities in India.
Symbiosis Law School, Pune, nestled in the city of Pune and established in 1977 under the illustrious banner of Symbiosis Society, stands for excellence in legal education It endeavors to secure all-round contribution for the betterment of the field of Law, to create world-class professionals, produce committed academicians and law reformers, to train justice dispensers and invigorate community crusaders.

SLS Pune’s stature as a premier law college in India is attained through its various programs. SLS, Pune has also several impressive active international collaborations across prestigious international universities as well as it has the institutional membership of some of the best international bodies recognized globally such as, the membership of IALS, ASLI, IUCN and GAJE.

Address: Survey No. 227, Plot 11, Rohan Mithila, Opp. Pune Airport,Symbiosis Road, Viman Nagar, Pune 411014
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Faculty of Law, Marwadi University, India, was established in the year 2018, with the purpose of disseminating legal knowledge and providing quality legal education towards obtaining and fulfilling the Five-Year Integrated Program in Bachelor of Laws — B.A. LL.B. (Honours) or as a choice B.Com. LL.B. (Honours); additionally, also offering Curriculum in Master of Laws (LL.M.) as well as Doctorate in Law (PhD) as part of Quality Research Programs.

The Institute understands the need to have a holistic education, to prepare students as lawyers of the future. To achieve this, a teaching methodology is adopted where we have indigenously developed a 360-Degree Education Model. This structured program ensures that every student acquires the necessary soft skills and professional attributes that would give them the required fillip in their careers.

The Institute regularly organizes Expert Lectures, where Academic and Industry Experts demonstrate their experiences of working in the legal field which undoubtedly provides a grand learning platform to the Students. In addition to strengthening their analytical skills, the Institute offers sessions to sharpen their communication skills, personality development, attitude assessment etc. that are aimed at Skill Development.
Recognising the diverse needs of Students from various countries, there is a dedicated Mentorship program to facilitate them in every way possible. Hence, Students are put through a phase wise learning model, so as they have a high grade of employability in the market where they can rise up the echelons with the right attitude, aptitude and domain specific knowledge.

Marwadi University, Faculty of Law, has been listed as one of the Top Law Schools of India by Forbes India in the Legal Powerlist 2020 – a proud feat for the university and the State of Gujarat. The ‘Top Law Schools’ category of the Forbes India- Legal Powerlist 2020 recognises the Law Schools that are most efficaciously training students to be zealous Lawyers and outstanding professionals.

The Law Faculty also received a grant of 9.2 Lac. Euros from the Erasmus Plus project by the European Union to initiate a master’s degree programme in Refugee Law. It has also signed MoU with Chicago Kent College of Law, USA for faculty transfer, student transfer, joint research projects and summer and winter schools.

Address: Marwadi University, Rajkot, Gujarat 360003
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