About VFU "Chernorizets Hrabar"

Varna Free University signed a memorandum of partnership with the University of Information Science and Technology in Ohrid

Today (22 June, 2017), the Rector of Varna Free University "Chernorizets Hrabar" - Prof. Galya Gercheva, D.Sc. and the Rector ofthe University of Information Science and Technology (UIST) "St. Paul The Apostle" in Ohrid -  Prof. Ninoslav Marina, PhD signed Memorandum of Understanding and Academic Cooperation.



According to the document, the two higher education institutions commit themselves to helping and developing academic cooperation by promoting academic exchanges, organizing joint seminars and courses, exchanging publications and other learning materials, organizing joint research activities.



The two educational institutions unite their efforts to improve their interaction with industrial enterprises, companies and business organizations in the EU, Bulgaria and Macedonia.



"We declare our strong interest in developing cooperation in the field of exchange of lecturers and students under the ERASMUS + program, joint training and scientific guidance of students and PhD students, collaborative work on bilateral, multilateral and regional projects and on European Union projects, including Horizon 2020 program and the European Union pre-accession funds," said Prof. Marina. During his visit to Varna Free University he was accompanied by the Deputy Rector of UIST – Assoc. Prof. Ivan Bibilovski, PhD and the Operational Manager Tsvetko Nikolovski.



The meeting was attended by the Vice President of Varna Free University, Assoc. Prof. Krasimir Nedyalkov, PhD, the Rector of the University, Prof. Galya Gercheva, D.Sc., the Vice Rector for Scientific Research - Prof. Pavel Pavlov, PhD and the Vice Rector for Educational Affairs - Prof. Valeri Stoyanov, PhD and the Head of the Department of Informatics and Economics - Assoc. Prof. Galina Momcheva, PhD.

The University of Information Science and Technology (UIST) "St. Paul The Apostle" is a state higher education institution in Ohrid - Republic of Macedonia, ranked 4th in the ranking of Shanghai Jiao Tong University of 20 universities and higher education institutions in the country. Founded in 2009, UIST is the first state university in the Republic of Macedonia where teaching is implemented entirely in English. 


by ВСУ Черноризец Храбър