On December 6, 2013, SPA held a closing ceremony of the education program “Development of management competencies and professionally important skills of Heads of the Republic of Tatarstan municipal district” designed and realized by the School. Asgat Safarov, Chief of Staff of the President of the RT, Ilnur Garipov, Head of the Presidential Directorate for Work with Territories, and Ilshat Gafurov, KFU Rector, participated in the ceremony.
Speaking in front of the audience, Asgat Safarov emphasized the important role of the education in the participants’ professional development. “We are completing the program, but our learning experience will be continued. I hope you enjoyed the offered education format. We’ve attracted the best professors, and I would like to express my gratitude to the Kazan university for this opportunity. Also, I would like to thank you for your patience and diligence, since it was not easy to go through this intensive course. However, I am sure that the knowledge you gained here will be a valuable asset for your professional activity”, - he said.