On October 15, 2019, Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Instiute hosted a delegation of the State Scholarship Council of the People’s Republic of China, chaired by its Secretary-General Mr. Sheng Jianxue, together with Deputy Chief Mr. Wang Zhe and a specialist Ms. Huang Yuebin.
The meeting was held with participation of representatives of the Embassy of PRC in Ukraine, in particular the First Secretary Mr. Wang Dajun, and the Second Secretary Mr. Liu Tai.
Igor Sikorsky KPI was represented by Vice-rector for educational work N. Seminskaya, Deputy Vice-Rector on international relations Y. Polishchuk, Head of Scholarship Department O. Dranyk, Head of Academic Mobility Department O. Lubyanova and a specialist of International Collaboration Department V. Russkova.
The purpose of the visit was to discuss cooperation in the field of education. Thus, the parties discussed the issue of training Chinese citizens in Igor Sikorsky KPI, in particular concerning the language of study, entrance examinations at the master’s and Ph.D. level. Consideration was given to the signing of an agreement between the Igor Sikorsky KPI and the State Council for Scholarships of China.
It is assumed that further cooperation with the State Council of China on scholarships will focus on increasing the number of state scholarships for students signing the corresponding separate agreements.