Visit of scientists from the North-West Agriculture and Forestry University

Visit of scientists from the North-West Agriculture and Forestry University

June 4, 2018 the delegation from the the North-West Agriculture and Forestry University, China paid a visit to the S. Seifullin Kazakh Agrotechnical University (hereinafter - KATU). The delegation included the director of the Bureau for International Cooperation and Information Exchange, Mr. Yu Jin, and the professor of this university, Mr. Shan Weixin.                                                                                             

The meeting was held with the Director of the IC and MEDC S.A. Meiramova, the dean and the staff of the faculty of agronomy G.Zh. Stybayev, V.K. Shvedchenko, S.A. Dzhatayev, V.T Khassanov., and also the head of the Cadastre and Evaluation Department G.K. Kurmanova, and senior teachers of this department M.Kh. Zhanbussinova and S.K. Makenova.                                                      

The purpose of the visit is to discuss further steps of cooperation, in particular, exchange of teaching staff and students in the framework of academic mobility and professional internship in the areas of crop production, animal husbandry, biotechnology, molecular biology, etc.                                                            

During the meeting, the Parties discussed in detail the requirements and criteria for the teaching staff and students who will be sent for the purpose of sharing experience, knowledge and studying at a partner university for the period up to 1 year. Also, the delegation reported that the rector of the North-West Agriculture and Forestry University plans to visit KATU in September 2018.          

The delegation visited the Scientific Research Institute "Research Platform for Plant Biotechnology" and the scientific and experimental campus of KATU.                 

At the end of the meeting, the Parties exchanged memorable gifts, and came to an agreement that this meeting will serve as a new vector for long-term and mutually beneficial cooperation.