Rector of L’Orientale University in Naples, Prof. Edda Morlicchio, and Rector of M. Utemissov West Kazakhstan State University in Uralsk (Kazakhstan), Prof. Askhat Imangaliyev, have signed a memorandum of understanding to begin a collaboration between the two prestigious academic institutions.
The agreement provides for the possibility of creating shared courses, encouraging the exchange of student groups and teaching staff, the recognition of reciprocal courses and equivalent qualifications, the implementation of symposiums and cultural events on themes and all those activities that can help to increase the knowledge of the two Countries.
The ceremony for the signing of the memorandum was held at the Palazzo Du Mesnil, seat of the rectory of L’Orientale University, in the presence of the Councillor of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Rome Seit Nurpeissov, of the Second Secretary of the Embassy, Seiilkhan Aubakirov, and the Honorary Consul in Naples Sergio Moscati.
For L’Orientale University were present the Director of the Department Asia Africa and Mediterranean, Prof. Michele Bernardini and the Associate Professor Tommaso Trevisani, who has already acquired, during last years significant teaching experiences in Kazakhstan.
During the ceremony, Rector Imangaliyev has appointed Rector Edda Morlicchio as “Honorary Professor” of the M. Utemissov West Kazakhstan State University.