Meeting between the Russian Ambassador and the Vice Chancellor of the University of Dhaka

January 28, 2018 in the oldest in Bangladesh Dhaka University a meeting and negotiations of the Ambassador of Russia A I Ignatov with the Vice Chancellor of the university Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman took place. 

During the meeting relevant issues of establishing cooperation between Russian universities and Dhaka University were discussed. In particular at the request of the leadership of the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), the Ambassador of Russia handed Professor Akturazzaman the offer of the rector of MGIMO to establish bilateral relations with the University of Dhaka and the possibility of concluding a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). In this case AI. Ignatov handed over to the rector of the Dhaka University for consideration the draft of the proposed Agreement.

Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman with intres has accepted this offer and has informed on readiness to coordinate the text of MOU in the near future.

At the same time, the Russian Ambassador also discussed with Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman the possibility of opening the "Corner of the Russian Language" at the Institute of Modern Languages ​​of the University of Dhaka in conjunction with the Russian Public Foundation "Russkiy Mir" and the planned transfer to the Dhaka University for these purposes of more than 700 textbooks and books educational and fiction literature.

During the conversation issues of bilateral relations in the sphere of education and science were also discussed in particular, on the issues of teaching students of the University of Dhaka specializing in Nuclear Power Engineering in one of the leading Russian University of the NRNU MEPhI. Training of specialists of this profile is in demand in Bangladesh in connection with the implementation of the project of construction with the assistance of Russia NPP in Ruppur.

The meeting was held in a friendly and constructive atmosphere.

The meeting with the Russian side was also attended by the Secretary of the Russian Ambassador  Ye. V. Tyurina and the Head of the RCSC, A. P. Demin.

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Photo No. 1. Meeting of the Ambassador of Russia A. I. Ignatov with the Vice Chancellor of Dhaka University
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Photo No. 2. Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman acquainted with the text of the Agreement of Intent with MGIMO.
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Photo No. 3. Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman presents the Ambassador of Russia A.I. Ignatov memorable emblem of the University of Dhaka.