March 24 to 25 Kazan University participated in international educational seminar organized by recruiting agencies of World Education Business Association (WEBA) which was held in Istanbul, Turkey for the first time. WEBA company is a major organization for a wide range of educational institutions – consultation agencies, recruiters and universities working around the world.
Recruiting agencies from Kazakhstan, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Nigeria and Europe attended seminar, and the biggest Turkish recruiting agency UED (The Association of international educational counselors) made a presentation, where it was said about preferences of Turkish students in the sphere of education.
Kazan University was presented by the leading specialist from the Unit of cooperation development at the External Relations Office Chulpan Gazieva. In the framework of meetings with 12 recruiting agencies Chulpan made a presentation of Kazan University, its academic and scientific potential, told about learning environment, housing facilities and Universiade. In spite of the fact that Kazan University participated in this event for the first time, it has successful results. The University could arrange on cooperation with a number of recruiting agencies such as “Centre of international programs” at the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan, Learning Vision (Great Britain), Deloy Consulting (Nigeria), END International Education (Turkey). Representatives from the above mentioned organizations expressed desire to visit Kazan University in order to get acquainted with its opportunities and sign Agreement on cooperation. Some of these agencies are ready to send students for training even this year.