Framework Agreement of Cooperation between the UNWE and Customs Agency
The Rector of UNWE Prof. D.Sc. (Econ.) Statty Stattev and the Director of the Customs Agency Georgy Kostov signed a Framework Agreement of Cooperation between both institutions (in the pictures below).
The cooperation between the UNWE and the Customs Agency is longstanding and fruitful. The signing of the Agreement will expand our cooperation, will unite the academic knowledge and professional expertise of both institutions and will give opportunity to develop our partnership in activities of mutual interest, said the Rector Prof. Stattev.
|Prof. Statty Stattev|
As the largest and the eldest economic university in Bulgaria the UNWE is the major source of professionals for the Customs Agency. The Agreement signed today will give new opportunities to continue our traditional cooperation, pointed out Georgy Kostov.
The document provisions training courses for improving the vocational qualification of the Customs Agency employees in the field of their economic, managerial and legal preparation as well as the implementation of joint projects, conferences, public lectures, etc., information to the UNWE students through the International Relations Department about the student internships and public activities of the Agency.
The Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) at UNWE and the National Training Center of the Customs Agency will organize joint courses for qualification of Agency employees.
|Assoc. Prof. Ivan Stoychev, Director of IPS and Assoc. Prof. Vasil Petkov (from the left to the right)|
Representatives of the Customs Agency will participate in presentations to students, in lectures, seminars, conferences, meetings and other events related to the customs control and legislation in the condition of the Bulgarian membership in the EU organized by the UNWE and lecturers and other representatives of the university will take part in expertise, consultations, statistical and other kind of surveys and events organized by the Agency.
|At the signing of the Agreement attended the members of the Rectors Council, Tsvetan Madansky, Secretary General of the Customs Agency and graduate of UNWE, Assoc. Prof. Ivan Stoychev and Assoc. Prof. Vasil Petkov|
Operational Coordinator for the implementation of the Framework Agreement from the UNWE is Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vasil Petkov, Deputy Head of the International Economic Relations Department and from the Customs Agency - Elena Kirilova, Director of the Human Resources Management Directorate.