Finland is interested in productive educational cooperation with Odessa University. Turo Mattila, the 2nd secretary of the Embassy of Finland in Ukraine stated this at the meeting with the rector of I.I. Mechnikov ONU Igor Koval. The diplomat also met Bachelor degree students of the International Relations Department of the University and gave them a lecture (read more)
The issues of reactions to the crisis of the EU economy and problems of state debt collection in foreign currency were discussed at I.I.Mechnikov ONU by Professor Laslo Halpern (Hungary). The acknowledged European specialist in the field of macroeconomics and international competition gave lectures for undergraduate and graduate students of economic departments of the IMEM and held a number of consultations with professors (read more)
The roads into the great world start at Odessa University. Representatives of the leading higher education institutions of Europe, Belarus, Moldova and Ukraine held an establishment meeting of the new project Erasmus Mundus – “Mobility for innovations and development” at I.I. Mechnikov ONU (read more)
What can join Chinese lions and wushu with Ukrainian gopakandshedrivkas? Naturally, it is the stage of ONU! The festive concert celebrated the 20th anniversary of establishment of a diplomatic relationship between Ukraine and PRC and 63 years since the Foundation Day of the People’s Republic of China (read more)
China is in focus. Cinema, choreography, school, theater, sporting events of modern China are reflected in 60 pictures, shown at the photo exhibit “The New Image of China” at the I.I. Mechnikov ONU. The exhibit, organized by the Odessa Consulate General of PRC and Odessa University, was opened in the lobby of the Concert Hall on the second floor of the Humanities Building on French Boulevard (read more)
Professor of the Panteion Universityin Athens Constantinos Koliopoulos delivered two lectures about war, peace and nuclear safety. The scientific society of young international relations researchers of the I.I. Mechnikov ONU celebrated its fifth birthday by inviting the expert in the field of strategic politics (read more)
Zimbabweand Tanzania need specialists in biotechnology and geology. This issue was raised at the meeting with the rector of the Odessa University by the Ambassador of Zimbabwe and the representative of the Ambassador of Tanzania to Russia and Ukraine. The immediate plans include establishing contacts on the inter-university level (read more)
Odessa citizens and Kenyans will learn to understand one another – believes the rector of the I.I. Mechnikov ONU professor Igor Koval. The cooperation between Odessa University and the University of Nairobi was the topic discussed at the meeting at the Odessa University with Deputy Minister of Finance of Kenya Oburu Odinga (read more)
Graduates of ONU that are now successful entrepreneurs, met with their former teachers in order to discuss future cooperation and new ways of attracting foreign entrants. The meeting was attended by Turkish, Turkmen and Chinese nationals. Each of them once started their education at ONU with the Preparation Department for Foreigners. Now the self-made foreigners, ONU graduates, are discussing projects of international cooperation.
The main topic of the meeting is attracting students from abroad and making the procedure of assimilation at PDF easier. Many projects were discussed at the meeting, but particular attention was rendered to the bilingual newspaper for foreigners called Odessa International. The usefulness and important content of the media, according to the foreign graduates, make it a priority for international cooperation. The third issue of the newspaper offers information about ONU specialties, fields of study for foreigners, moreover, about the touristic and summer Odessa.
The Poles would like to know more about Ukrainian higher education institutions. This opinion was expressed by the Consul General of Poland in Odessa Joanna Strzelczyk during the International Ukrainian-Polish round table at Odessa University. According to the Consul, a presentation of Ukrainian higher education institutions in Warsaw will be held in spring next year (read more)