On November 8-10, during the visit to India, delegation of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine headed by Mr. Roman Greba, Deputy Minister, held meetings with Mr. K.K.Sharma, Secretary of the Ministry of Human Resources Development of India, Dr. Jayshree Mehta, President of the Medical Council of India, and Mr. S.K.Varshney, Head, International Bilateral Division of the Ministry of Science and Technology of India.
During the mentioned talks, the sides discussed prospects of bilateral cooperation in traditional and new directions taking into account significant potential of education and science dimensions of the Ukraine-India relations. Considerable attention was also paid to expansion of the bilateral legal framework and necessity to finalize the pending bilateral drafts. The parties confirmed mutual interest in enhancing ties at the interministerial level as well as between educational institutions of the two countries.
The Indian side was also informed about the reforms in the higher education sector in Ukraine and its benefits for foreign students in view of the growing interest of the Indian youth to study in Ukraine.