May 19-22, 2015 delegation of Almaty Management University (previously IAB), including Dean of the Graduate School of Business-DBA Director Gulnara Kurenkeeva, IT Department Director –Bek Kassymzhanov, Dean of the Department of General Studies- Oxana Kirichok, acting Head of Economics and Logistics chair – Aigul Gabdullina, MBA Lecturer – Gulzhanat Tayaova, Chief specialist of Career Planning and Alumni Affairs Center– Nurgul Syzdykova, AlmaU lecturer Aibol Muhsiyanov visited Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, during the educational workshop, which include programs of knowledge management, entrepreneurship, students development, service learning.
During the visit of AlmaU delegation to Hong Kong Polytechnic University was signed Memorandum of Understanding between AlmaU and PolyU.
Nurgul Syzdykova, deputy director of Career Planning and Alumni Affairs Center of AlmaU noted, that a trip to PolyU allowed to look freshly at the structure of work with students and obtain a lot of new ideas for its improvement and contributed to strengthening and improving cooperation between universities. Program included study of experience implementing special concepts in education system.
Also, cooperation between our universities was started with the visit of PolyU representatives in January 2015 in Alma University, when delegation of Hong Kong Polytechnic University for the first time visited Kazakhstan.
It is worth noting that PolyU for which Alma University “opened doors” to educational field of Central Asia, is one of the strongest universities in Asia, owner of so-called the “triple crown” – accreditations AMBA, AACSB, EQUIS.