The alliance between Ulyanovsk State Pedagogical University and Bonga University

The alliance between Ulyanovsk State Pedagogical University and Bonga University transcends mere academic cooperation

It brings immense pleasure to share the remarkable collaboration between the esteemed Ulyanovsk State Pedagogical University named after I.N. Ulyanov and Bonga University in Ethiopia. President Dr. Igor Petrishchev, accompanied by Tatiana Chibisova, a senior lecturer at the faculty of foreign languages, and Prof. Oksana Mayorova, CEO of the Pan-African Public Private Partnership Development Centre, marked a significant milestone as they celebrated 'student's day' at Bonga University.

Dr. Petros Woldegiorgis, the President of Bonga University, set the stage with a warm welcome, highlighting the vast potential of Ethiopia, particularly the region of Kafa, in research and development. Situated amidst precious natural resources, Bonga University holds a pivotal role in advocating for their sustainable utilization and conservation. Recognizing the importance of this endeavor not only for Ethiopia but for the broader African continent and beyond, Dr. Woldegiorgis emphasized the critical need for responsible stewardship.

The collaboration between Bonga University and Ulyanovsk State Pedagogical University, solidified by a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), underscores a shared commitment to advance education, science, and culture. This partnership saw the establishment of a Russian Language study center at Bonga University, signaling a cultural exchange that enriches the academic landscape.

Amidst the festivities, the Russian Language students at Bonga University, in the esteemed presence of Dr. Petros Woldegiorgis, came together to commemorate Student's Day on January 25, 2024. The event was marked by an engaging online video conference, where students delved into various aspects of campus life, including educational pursuits and examination experiences, in captivating discussions.

Dr. Igor Petrishchev and his delegation extended heartfelt appreciation for Bonga University's unwavering dedication to fostering collaboration in pursuit of mutual interests. This celebration not only symbolizes the strengthening bonds between institutions but also heralds a promising future of shared learning and growth.

Together we can!