December 26 at the Economics Faculty of Zaporizhzhya National University, met with alumni of our university who are now studying in universities of the European Union countries.
At the beginning of the event Dean of the Faculty of Economics, professor Alla Cherep welcomed all the participants and noted: «Our faculty is an active member of the international programs on training Ukrainian students abroad. It is necessary to mention the popular academic program «ELEKTRA», through which students are able to study at prestigious universities of Europe for free».
As experts participated in the event: Deputy Dean for Research, associate professor Andriy Lynenko, Deputy Dean for International Activities, a senior lecturer in International Economics, Natural Resources and Economics Theory Department Alina Osaul, associate professor of Accounting and Audit Department Zinaida Urusova, senior lecturer in Accounting and Audit Department Olga Radyeva.
The meeting visited Faculty's alumni – Master of Economics University in Katowice, which is trained under the program "Development of energy systems of the country", Oleksiy Minyaylo and postgraduate student of the University Karl von Osetsky, who trained under the program «ELEKTRA», Damir Kushnir.
At the meeting Minyaylo Oleksiy said, that studying at the University of Economics in Katowice is easy, because the knowledge acquired in Zaporizhzhya National University is a real guarantee of successful education in Europe. So, Oleksiy said, that he received the highest score among Polish students on accounting.
Alla Vasylivna told the audience, that the direction of co-operation with the Polish side was chosen by our university, this year during the Congress of the Economics University in Katowice, which is traditionally held in Bulgaria.
Alla Vasylivna noted: «Language skills are an important learning environment in Europe, with programs such as «ELEKTRA», so there is a need of learning foreign languages».
We remind that Dean of the Faculty of Economics, professor Alla Cherep previously noted that the Faculty of Economics implemented teaching of profile subjects in English. The first in this case became Deputy Dean for International Activities, a senior lecturer in International Economics, Natural Resources and Economics Theory Department Alina Osaul. The teachers of the faculty was unanimously approved the proposal of Alla Vasylivna to implement new teaching of subjects in English.
Damir Kushnir in his speech also emphasized the high level of knowledge acquired during their studies in ZNU, which assist in the training of graduate students at the level of Germany, who is older than him at least for 10 years.
The feature of postgraduate studies at the University of Karl von Osetsky is that it takes from 3 to 6 years. The delay for training is regulated and punished by fines. The theme of scientific work by Damir is the introduction of elements of sustainable development in business management and budgeting in the field of agriculture.
Alla Vasylivna noted that in Ukraine during the implementation of any innovation, special attention should be paid to corporate social responsibility - a responsibility of those who make a business decision for those whom directly or indirectly affect these decisions.
Head of SCSP of the Faculty of Economics Oleksandr Korobov inquired about the possibility of introducing new technologies to improve agriculture conducting business in Ukraine. In discussing those present concluded, that to use such elements of the laws of the EU as an opportunity to refund 50% of the implemented environmental-and energy-efficient technologies in enterprises.
At the end of the meeting Dean of the Faculty of Economics Alla Cherep thanked the students and invited experts and expressed hope that «In the nearest future will not studying our students at universities of Europe, but foreign students will studying at our University, but Oleksiy and Damir return home and will use this experience for the development of Ukraine's economics».
Head of SCSP of the Faculty of Economics