On November 7, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko met with Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education of the State of Kuwait H.E. Dr. Hamed Mohammad Al-Azmi.
"Ukraine is interested in developing cooperation with Kuwait in the field of higher education," Pavlo Rozenko stressed.
He placed a special emphasis on the need for in-depth discussion and search for a mutually beneficial solution for the entrants from Kuwait coming to study in Ukrainian universities. "Ukrainian leading universities are highly valued abroad, and we invite students from Kuwait to study a wide range of professions. As the experience of previous years shows, the mutual exchange of students positively influences the development of friendly relations between our states in general ", the Vice Prime Minister stressed.
Pavlo Rozenko invited Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education Dr. Hamed Mohammad Al-Azmi to visit Ukraine in order to get acquainted with the higher education system and the functioning of the leading universities of Kyiv, Kharkiv, Lviv, and Odessa with the aim of further their accreditation by the Ministry of Higher Education of Kuwait.
The Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine also emphasized the importance of expanding the contractual and legal basis of bilateral relations in the field of education and science and initiated the signing of a number of documents in the near future. "We consider the priority to conclude a Memorandum between the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the Ministry of Higher Education of Kuwait on cooperation in the field of education and research, and we propose to return to the elaboration of the draft Agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the State of Kuwait on cooperation in science and technology," he said.
"The Ukrainian side is interested in implementing joint scientific projects, and regulation of such cooperation will significantly step up collaboration," Pavlo Rozenko underscored.