The other day, the III Ukrainian Forum of International Education took place online. The event was attended by the Assistant Director for International Cooperation of the National University of Civil Protection of Ukraine Denis Lebedev. The forum was held in accordance with the Decree of the President of Ukraine № 210/2020 “On the improvement of higher education in Ukraine”. The event is included in the Plan to promote opportunities for higher education in Ukraine for foreign students.
The organizers of the III Ukrainian Forum of International Education were the state enterprise "Ukrainian State Center for International Education" and the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. The event was held in cooperation with EducationUSA and the National Erasmus + Office in Ukraine (European Union Project).
During the second day of the forum, registered participants held a master class "International Education: Diplomatic Protocol, Communication and Finding Partners". The participants learned about the rules of diplomatic protocol, etiquette and features of intercultural communication during international meetings, received effective cases and practical tools for building effective cooperation with foreign partners. Yevhenia Haber, Adviser to the Prime Minister of Ukraine, Deputy Director of the Diplomatic Academy named after H. Udovenko at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2018-2020), stressed the value of the forum for all stakeholders involved in the process of international education. She spoke about the peculiarities of educational diplomacy and the promotion of Ukrainian universities abroad, stressed the importance of developing a strategy in the field of international education.
In the ranking of higher education institutions of Ukraine engaged in the training of foreign citizens that was presented at the forum, the National University of Civil Protection of Ukraine took 68th place among 394 participants by the number of foreigners, and the IV place – by the citizens of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Today, 239 foreign citizens study at the National University of Civil Protection of Ukraine.
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