The National University of Public Service signed a wide-ranging agreement with the Teachers’ Training Faculty in Hungarian at the University of Novi Sad. The document was signed by Prof. Dr. András Patyi, Rector of NUPS and Doc. dr. Josip Lepes, acting Dean of the Teachers’ Training Faculty in Hungarian on the 8th of June 2015.
The two parties’ co-operation is not without precedent: in October 2014 NUPS’ Student Colleges for Advanced Studies participated on a four-day event at the University of Novi Sad whereas February 2015 marked the visit of the institution’s delegation at the National University of Public Service.
The aim of the recently signed agreement is to increase the value establishing efficiency of higher education institutions in Hungary and in neighbouring countries and to conduct joint scientific activities. The two parties intend to do joint researches and to jointly organize conferences at a national and international level as well as to issue joint publications. Their co-operation is to be further advanced by providing mutual access to their respective libraries and academic databases.
According to the agreement, both NUPS and the Faculty can jointly publish or apply for tenders while they also intend to publish their respective academic publications in each other’s journals.