Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding

Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding

Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding

25/12 2023


The International Institute for Central Asian Studies (IICAS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Dipartimento di Civilta e Forme del Sapere, Universita di Pisa (Faculty of Civilizations and Forms of Knowledge, University of Pisa, Italy). The parties agreed to cooperate in research projects and programmes, exchange academic data and publications, and implement joint work in areas of mutual interests.

The scope of cooperation within the framework of the signed memorandum concerns the establishment of cooperation and participation of members of both organisations in seminars, workshops, joint training programmes, development of research programmes, and organisation of workshops.

Founded on 3 September 1343, the University of Pisa is one of the oldest universities in the world and one of the most famous in the country. The university was established on the basis of the Pisan schools that had existed in the city since the 11th century. At the time of its founding, its curriculum included theology, medicine, civil and canon law. Currently, the University comprises 20 departments in various fields, including the Faculty of Civilizations and Forms of Knowledge, which studies archaeology, communications, philosophy, oriental studies, history and forms of art, fine arts and other subjects.

Joint activities will ensure the dissemination of the most up-to-date academic and cultural knowledge.

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