The Bonch-Bruevich Saint-Petersburg State University of Telecommunications

Meeting with the Delegation from Czech Republic

On June. 6th there was a meeting of representatives of universities of St. Petersburg with the delegation from the Czech Republic, composed of the President of the chamber of Commerce Jiri Nestaval and the Chairman of the Committee for universities, education and science of the Carl Rice Parliament. The SPbSUT was represented at the event by the head of the international cooperation Department Irina Karimova.

The main purpose of the event was to discuss cooperation between the countries in the field of education and science. Russian colleagues told about their universities, training programs, including in foreign languages, academic exchange, quotas of the Russian Government for foreign citizens trainings. The Czech delegation, in turn, called for joint participation in the projects of the European programme ERASMUS for universities international cooperation support.

At the end of the meeting, the participants agreed to organize a seminar in St. Petersburg at the beginning of the next academic year,to which is planned to invite leading Czech universities. The joint event will provide an opportunity for colleagues from the two countries to establish contacts and discuss opportunities for cooperation.

It is worth noting that the SPbSUT has successfully cooperated with the Czech technical University in Prague. Our students have an excellent opportunity to participate in an exchange training in one of the most beautiful European capitals.