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Denby Weller: A Reflection on UCA
This reflection was written by Denby Weller, Lecturer at the University of Technology Sydney (Australia), following a week-long visit to UCA in Naryn, where she conducted guest lectures for Communications and Media programme students, and held other trainings for UCA faculty and media representatives. The University of Technology Sydney is one of UCA’s academic partners, and is collaborating in curriculum development, exchange of faculty and students, sharing of teaching resources and strategies, joint conferences, seminars, and exhibitions.
UCA Book Launch: Three New Books on Cultural Heritage of Central Asia
On February 29th 2020, the University of Central Asia’s (UCA) Cultural Heritage and Humanities Unit (CHHU) held a book launch, presenting three new releases in its Cultural Heritage Book Series. It was held at the Ismaili Centre in Dushanbe (Tajikistan), and gathered over 200 attendees from the academic community, international organisations, as well as state officials.
Cambridge Trust and University of Central Asia Renew Agreement for Faculty Development
The Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust (Cambridge Trust), and the University of Central Asia (UCA), extended their partnership agreement on February 26th 2020 to develop faculty across Central Asia for a further three years.
University of Central Asia Signs Historic Partnership Agreement with University of Cambridge
The University of Central Asia (UCA) and the University of Cambridge signed a Memorandum of Understanding on February 25th 2020 to promote academic partnership, and collaborate in areas such as joint research, faculty and student exchange, as well as sharing of academic and educational material.
Tajik Entrepreneur Builds Multi-Purpose Business
Alijon, 31, left his hometown in Buni village in the Shugnan district of Tajikistan, moving to Moscow in 2005, and worked there until 2016. With a dream to start his own business, he returned to Khorog to launch a welding and car service business. The University of Central Asia’s School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) helped make this a reality, when its Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) school offered to house his new venture.
UCA and Afghan Ministry of Finance Partner to Build Capacity
The University of Central Asia (UCA) and the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan’s Ministry of Finance have had a long-term partnership since 2013 to assist in building capacity. The Ministry of Finance plays a critical role in the overall responsibility for developing the country’s fiscal and economic policy framework, including overseeing the implementation of the enormous development budget. Having capable staff in this Ministry is a high priority.
Over 300 Guests Attend UCA Open House in Naryn
The University of Central Asia (UCA) welcomed over 300 students, parents and high school representatives from Akzhar, At-Bashy, Batken, Naryn, Balykchy, Bishkek, Chok-Tal, Kant, Karakol, Naryn, Talas, Tokmok, and Osh to its Naryn campus in Kyrgyzstan on February 16th 2020.
Milk Processing Workshop Opened in Naryn
The University of Central Asia and the Aga Khan Foundation established a milk processing workshop at Naryn State University for its new undergraduate programme on “Production Technology and Processing of Agricultural Produce.”
SPCE Bokhtar Holds Milestone First Graduation for 160 Students
The University of Central Asia’s School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) celebrated its first graduation ceremony at its learning centre in Bokhtar (Tajikistan) on February 15th 2020.
Internship Programme Provides Networking Opportunities in Los Angeles