Memorandum on cooperation between the Faculty of Economics of Uzhhorod National University and Concordia University has been signed
The Rector of UzhNU Professor Volodymyr Smolanka and Vice-Rector for Research of Concordia University Dr. Manfred Zeuch signed a memorandum on cooperation between Ukraine and Canada - a document which established new professional international relations.
UzhNU is the first Ukrainian partner of Concordia University. The cooperation was made possible basically owing to the Deputy Dean for international activity of the Faculty of Economics, candidate of economic sciences Y. Voloshyna.
Negotiations lasted several months: curricula and working programmes were compared, negotiations on possible ways of interaction were conducted.
Therefore, exchange of students, joint research, organization of international conferences and internships are provided in the framework of the Memorandum.
Due to the rapid development of globalization processes the staff of the faculty do their best to speed up the integration of students of UzhNU into the international scientific community. In order to expedite this process the details of student exchange between Canadian and Ukrainian universities, accommodation issues, quality of gained knowledge and some other issues were discussed during the signing of the Memorandum.
The first exchange programme starts in the autumn of 2016, two students of the Faculty of Economics of UzhNU will study at Concordia University (Canada) for one semester, and two Canadian students will come to UzhNU for the same period.