Higher western Ukrainian educational institutions will cooperate with the state concern “Ukroboronprom”

A joint meeting of representatives of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the State Concern “Ukroboronprom” took place February 12, 2016 at the National University “Lviv Polytechnic”.

There were signed seven memorandums between the State Concern “Ukroboronprom” and a number of universities and research institutions of the western region of Ukraine. According to these memorandums, universities will offer their scientific research for national defense.

The event was held with the participation of Miroslav Khalik , the Director of State Enterprise “STC” Precision Mechanics Plant“, as well as Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Ukraine Maxim Roofs, Deputy Director General of ”Ukroboronprom“ Yuri Pascenco, First Deputy Chairman of Lviv Regional State Administration Rostislav Zamlynsky, as well as the chiefs of the universities and research institutions of the western region of Ukraine.

The parties agreed, in particular, on the cooperation in the field of staff trainings for the Concern’s enterprises. The modernization of universities curricula is also provided, as well as training organizations and student practices in the enterprises of “Ukroboronprom”.

At this point, the State Enterprise “STC” Precision Mechanics Plant“ is seeking for new professionals, as it has 70 available vacancies. “Signed  Memorandums are important for the state concern and the country as a whole. The development of such co-operation will help to strengthen the defense potential of the country, through the involvement of students and graduates who want to work in the machine-building sector“, – commented on the signing of the agreements one of the participants of the meeting, the director of the State Enterprise ”STC “PMP” Miroslav Khalik.