Presidential Academy develops cooperation with Hungary
On December 15, a handover ceremony was held for the cooperation agreement signed between RANEPA and Szent István University in Hungary.
The cooperation agreement was signed by RANEPA Rector Vladimir Mau and Rector of Szent István University Dr. László Palkovics in November 2018. Dr. Palkovics and Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences (FESS SZIU) Dr. József Káposzta were present at the ceremony organized by the Hungarian side; from the Presidential Academy, Vice-Rector Maxim Nazarov and Dean of the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences (FESS) Alexander Chichin attended.
The agreement provides for various forms of cooperation. In January 2019, groups of bachelor and master students of FESS SZIU and RANEPA FESS will develop two business projects commissioned by international companies; a joint English-language undergraduate program will begin in 2020. A mobility program for FESS SZIU and RANEPA FESS students and teachers will start in April. This month, teachers and students of Szent István University will take part in the annual international FESS conference on Management, quality and marketing.
Szent István University (SZIU) is one of Hungary's most prominent institutions of higher education, comprised of eight faculties that train 13,000 students. Several faculties were established back in the 18th century. The SZIU campuses are located in the cities of Budapest, Gödelle, and Szarvas. About 800 students are enrolled in SZIU international programs. The university also offers training under the ERASMUS + program.