On April, 24 delegation from Agilent Technologies visited Kazan Federal University. Vice-Rector for Education, Mr. Riaz Minzaripov, Director of the External Relations Office, Mr. Andrey Krylov, and our University scientists participated on the meeting.
This was a fact-finding visit, during which Kazan University and Agilent Technologies made presentations about their institutions.
For information: Agilent Technologies is the leading supplier of solutions for testing and estimating, components for communication industry, semi-conductors and optic components, equipment for chemical analysis.
This company offers various projects for the sphere of education on the most vital and requested disciplines in order to improve the level of specialists in technics: it provides research grants, refurbishes universities with equipment and launches joint laboratories. University scientists were interested in Agilent Technologies projects, they asked questions and discussed some common points.
KFU has been negotiating with Agilent Technologies for a long time and on April, 25 there will be signed Memorandum of Understanding, according to which KFU and Agilent Technologies will become strategic partners in the framework of joint educational programs in the sphere of radio electronic systems for various purposes.