French Alliance in Almaty

Today, a French delegation consisting of Alex Bortolan, Counsellor for Culture and Cooperation of the Embassy of France in Kazakhstan, and Vivien Fouquet, Executive Director of the French Alliance in Almaty and coordinator of French Alliance network of Central Asia visited our University.

Questions of cooperation between Karagandy University of the name of academician E.A. Buketov and the French side were raised at the meeting. Mr. Alex Bortolan thanked the management of the university for supporting the work of public association “French Alliance” and expressed hope for the development of relations in various fields. As a result of the meeting, an agreement was reached on a 50% discount for university students studying French at the “French Alliance”. Free access to information resources provided by the Alliance, which is more than 200 information texts in different fields. Financing of examinations of university students studying under the “French Alliance” programs by the French Embassy. Rector of the University N.O. Dulatbekov expressed readiness to further support the “French Alliance” and the expansion of cooperation in science and education.