UNN Rector Evgeny Chuprunov visits Narxoz University (Almaty, Kazakhstan)
UNN Rector Evgeny Chuprunov and Head of the Center for International Education, Head of the Department of European and International Law, Alexander Gorylev took part in the round table "Strategic management of universities in the conditions of expanding academic freedom", which was held on September 28-29 at the Narxoz University (Almaty, Kazakhstan). The round table brought together top managers of Kazakhstan's universities, members of the Kazakhstan national team of experts on higher education reform and researchers. They discussed a wide range of problems related to reforming the university management system in the context of numerous changes in higher education in Russia and Kazakhstan. Within the framework of the round table, meetings and negotiations were held with the leadership of Kazakhstan universities and agreements on cooperation were signed with the following universities: the Narxoz University (Almaty); University of Turan (Almaty); Kazakh University of Economics, Finance and International Trade (Astana); Baishev Aktobe University (Aktobe).
E.V. Chuprunov and A.I. Gorylev also visited Abai Kazakh National Pedagogical University and Abylai Khan Kazakh University of International Relations and World Languages. Agreements on cooperation with these universities are also being prepared for signing. Following the results of numerous negotiations with the leadership of Kazakh universities, the parties agreed to start developing joint double-degree programs in economics, management, tourism, law, etc. This visit will open new opportunities for cooperation between UNN and Kazakh universities.