Ziyad Raoof at the meeting with authorities of Maria Curie Skłodowska University in Lublin

Ziyad Raoof the Representative of Kurdistan Regional Government in Poland visited Maria Curie Skłodowska University in Lublin (UMCS). He was received by the highest authorities of the university- prof. Stanisław Michałowski (rector) and prof. Radosław Dobrowolski (vice-rector for Research and International Relations).

During the meeting Ziyad Raoof talked about dynamically developing sector of education in Kurdistan Region and long tradition of Polish-Kurdish academic cooperation. He stressed that Kurdish student willingly choose Polish universities as a place to study in Europe.  Rector and vice-rector told that UMCS is currently preparing interesting offer of studies in English. They also confirmed interest in cooperation with Kurdish universities and possible visit in Kurdistan. They will also consider the chances of creating a scholarship program for Kurdish students.