Journal of fundamental and applied researches

2013. №4, pp. 156-163

Petryakov Petr Рђ. - Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences,Director of the Centre for IT in education and international communication, State University named after Yaroslav Mudryj, Russia, Velikiy Novgorod, 41 Bol’shaja Sankt-Peterburgskaja st.,

The article examines approaches to the notion of В«organizational developmentВ». Analyzed changes in the management of universities in Western Europe. Shows the new tendencies of development of modern universities in terms of autonomy on the example of the Western European universities. Reveal the conditions in which the strategy autonomy becomes a tool of organizational development of the University.

Key words: higher education, universities of Western Europe, organizational development of the University, the University management, the autonomy of the University