International Cooperation Day

image4On February 20 in Saint-Petersburg was held an International Cooperation Day. It was organized with the assistance of the Consulate General of Hungary in SPb and in liaison with the Hungarian representational office of TEMPUS Public Foundation. The event was visited by the head of international cooperation department I. Karimova and specialist from international cooperation department S. Koltsova.

The welcome speech was given by Ildiko Markush, acting in lieu of the Consul General. She expressed hope for future cooperation between universities in Hungary and Saint-Petersburg. She also noted that this was the first large-scale presentation of Hungarian universities in SPb. During the meeting was discussed the opportunity for Russian students to participate in the program Stipendium Hungaricum, which covers students’ expenses during the whole period of study in Hungary.

SUT has cooperation agreements with two Hungarian universities – The University of Miscolc and Szechenyi Istvan University of Applied Sciences. In the nearest future we plan to extend cooperation with our Hungarian partners.