Visit of Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia E.L. Foster Gult in KazNU
A meeting of the rector al-Farabiof KazNU G.M. Mutanov with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr. Foster Gult was held on April 19, 2016. The main purpose of the meeting was to discuss possibilities of establishing close, friendly cooperation in science and education between universities of the Republic of Indonesia and KazNU.
Today, there are 7 acting Memorandums of understanding between universities of Kazakhstan and Indonesia, there will soon be signed an Agreement on cooperation with al-Farabi KazNU in such areasas anthropologie, humanities. The Ambassador also spoke about possible programs of training of the students of Kazakhstan in Indonesia: study of the art and culture of Indonesia (without schoparship, for the period of 3 months), Dharma Sista - study of the language and culture of Indonesia (for the period of 6-12 months) and some other programs for undergraduates, all taught in English. The rector of KazNU has fully supported the proposal and, in turn, noted that KazNU is ready to receive Indonesian students by the mobility program and make every effort to create some other joint educational programs.
Rector expressed his gratitude to the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia in the Republic of Kazakhstan for the information provided and the interest in working together. During the exchange of views, both Parties expressed gratitude for the meeting and took notes of the above requests and suggestions. Mr. Foster Gult cordially thanked for organisation of such a warm welcome and noted that this was his first visit to our University.