BERLIN GUMBOLDT UNIVERSITY DELEGATION VISITS ONU
ONU Rector, Prof. I. M. KOVAL, welcomed the Gumboldt University delegation on March, 11, 2016, to discuss the perspectives of the collaboration on various directions, which would be interesting for both universities. The members of the delegation were Prof. Dr. Michael KAMPER-van den BOOGART, Prof. Dr. Helga SCHWALM, Prof. Dr. Susanne FRANK, Dr. Stefan KARSH.
During the meeting Rector presented the history and contemporary life of the ONU to the guests. He also told about the agreements concluded with German Universities and about the state of their realization.
Prof. M. KEMPER told briefly about the Berlin University history and about the outstanding people, who co-operated with the University among them A. EINSTEIN, K. MARKS and others. 30, 000 students study at the University today at all faculties, including Medicine Faculty. For a long time already a powerful department of Slavic studies exists at the University. The guests expressed the strong interest in co-operation with the Ukrainian University in the humanitarian sciences field (philology, contemporary literature, political sciences).
After the meeting with a rector guests continued their communication with the ONU representatives from the Philology Faculty, Institute of Social Sciences and the International relations office.
Guests expressed their high interest in the reports of Politology Department Head, Prof. V. V. POPKOV, and the IRO Head, V. S. GRINEVICH. The sitting was headed and conducted by the prorector, S. F. SKOROKHOD.
The ONU scientists, who were present at the meeting, presented their publications and monographs to the guests, which laid the strong basis for the guests’ acquaintance with their works and works of their colleagues in the scientific fields discussed.
In the end of the fundamental discussions the common wish to develop the collaboration was expressed in order to prepare the basis for the full-scale agreement conclusion between our universities.
International relations office